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  1. Asbury Park Press

    Police raid Uber offices in Paris

    The Verge

    French police raided Uber's office in Paris this week, as part of an investigation into its controversial UberPop service. According to French media reports, 25 officers raided Uber's headquarters for six hours on Monday, seizing emails, documents, and ...

    9 reasons Uber is making a killing in JerseyAsbury Park Press

    Researchers have found the dollar amount you need to spend to make an Uber ...Business Insider

    Are Taxis Cheaper than Uber?Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

    PCWorld -Mashable -WBIR-TV

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  2. Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

    S. Korea probes Uber employees for breaking transport laws


    South Korean police have launched a probe into Uber's local employees and business partners, accusing the company of violating the country's transport and communications laws. The police raided an office in Gangnam where Uber drivers were registered ...

    Data scientists have isolated the exact times a Yellow Taxi is a better deal ...Quartz

    Are Taxis Cheaper than Uber?Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

    Airport taxi cabs say Uber drivers have unfair advantageWBIR-TV

    Bloomberg -Fast Company -CNET

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  3. Business Insider

    Uber drivers surrounded and attacked by masked men in Amsterdam

    The Next Web

    Uber is facing further issues in Europe as uberPOP drivers in Amsterdam have been targeted by a group of armed, masked men. The first incident happened Tuesday, March 10, when an uberPOP driver had his car surrounded by a group of masked men and ...

    Masked men are attacking Uber drivers with brass knuckles and hammers in ...Business Insider

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  4. Asbury Park Press

    9 reasons Uber is making a killing in Jersey

    Asbury Park Press

    When you're bar hopping along the Jersey Shore, figuring out how to get home safely can be a hassle. After enjoying a couple of drinks, the last thing you want to worry about is finding a number for a local taxi service that can fit six of your friends ...

    9 reasons Uber is making a killing in New JerseyMyCentralJersey.com

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  5. Wall Street Journal

    Uber CFO Brent Callinicos steps down


    Callinicos joined Uber in September of 2013, after 21 years with Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) and Google (GOOG). At that time, Uber was 1/10th of the size it is today, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick wrote in an email to investors announcing his departure.

    Uber's CFO Steps DownTIME

    Bits | Uber's Chief Financial Officer to Leave CompanyNew York Times (blog)

    Uber CFO Brent Callinicos Stepping DownWall Street Journal

    USA TODAY -Mashable

    all 128 news articles »


  6. Data Mining Reveals When A Yellow Taxi Is Cheaper Than Uber

    MIT Technology Review (blog)

    Uber itself determines the cost of the fare so no money changes hands in the cars. Uber determines its fares by the service it offers, by the time a journey takes and sometimes by the distance travelled. The price also increases when demand is higher ...


  7. New York Post

    'Taxi Kingpin' in debt thanks to Uber

    New York Post

    The city's “Taxi Kingpin'' is having trouble hacking it as he battles mounds of debt — thanks to Uber. Gene Freidman, who owns more than 900 city cab medallions, has been hit so hard by the car-hailing app that he can't meet his bills — and Citibank ...

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  8. Wall Street Journal

    Uber, Lyft Cases Focus on Drivers' Legal Status

    Wall Street Journal

    A pair of court rulings involving Lyft Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. may have far-reaching consequences for the ride-sharing firms, and may help to bring clarity to a murky but increasingly important area of employment law. Two San Francisco judges ...

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