Latest News About «uber»:

    WEYMOUTH (CBS) – A Weymouth woman is suing Uber, claiming she was assaulted by a driver in April 2018. A woman is suing Uber, claiming this driver sexually assaulted her. (Courtesy photo) Police arrested the man, but investigators say after he posted bond, he flew to Ghana and has not returned. The lawsuit accuses Uber of using lax hiring and security screening standards. It was filed in district court in April, but was moved to federal court this week. In...
    Lime is relaunching Jump’s electric bike-share service in London in its first move since acquiring the struggling bike brand from Uber. To start out, the bikes will be available to rent in the Uber app only — they will added to the Lime app at a later date “following further systems integration,” Lime said. A few hundred e-bikes will be available at first, and will grow with demand, the company says. Pricing will be £1 unlock and 15 pence...
    Sam Lyon likes a good challenge.  And when his new job fell through because of a coronavirus hiring freeze, Lyon wanted to aim high. Thats when Lyon, 26, decided to create what he calls the Uber Eats Challenge. The Salem, Oregon, resident committed to doing deliveries for 12 hours per day, every day, for the month of June at a pace of $100,000 a year, and tracking his progress on the social media platform TikTok. By the end of the...
    By Tina Bellon | Reuters Uber Technologies Inc on Wednesday extended indefinitely a requirement for drivers and riders on its platform to wear a face covering or mask and launched a new campaign video to educate users about the policy. The company began requiring masks on May 18 and on Wednesday extended the policy, which was originally slated to run out at the end of June. “Extending our ‘No Mask, No Ride’ policy is the right thing to do....
    This 23-year-old Texas woman took precautions and still got the coronavirus Pizza Huts largest U.S. franchisee files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Morning Bell With Jim Cramer: Uber Attempts Another Move The Dow ended the day with a late surge to end the second quarter after mixed trading all day. Its hard to pinpoint what the catalyst was at the end of the second quarter, especially after Fed Chair Jerome Powell warned that the U.S. economys recovery could...
    Photo courtesy of Getty Netflix on Tuesday appointed Bozoma Saint John as the streaming giants chief marketing officer, starting in August, adding a high-profile Black executive to senior management. Saint John, who has been vocal about inequality in corporate America, joins from entertainment and talent agency Endeavor where she was the head of marketing since 2018. She also previously worked at Apple and Uber Technologies. The appointment comes at a time as U.S. companies are looking to diversify their workplace....
    Interfaith group: No Buddhist or Hindu statues in nightclubs Thousands of Your Favorite Fast Food Locations Could Close European Uber rival Bolt launches electric bikes in Paris Estonian start-up Bolt says it will roll out bike rentals in Paris from Wednesday. Bolt is betting scooters and bikes will help it recover from the coronavirus crisis. The company was recently valued by private investors at 1.7 billion euros. © Provided by CNBC An electric bike from Estonian ride-hailing...
    While Liv Tyler’s birthday is a reason enough for us to start The Lord of the Rings marathon, it’s about time we start praising her sartorial skills. The Incredible Hulk is often praised for her movie choices but seldom do we hear anyone admiring her red carpet attempts. Tyler has been silently wooing your hearts over the decades and her fashion appearances have always been in sync with the new and upcoming trends. It’s time we glorify what a fashionista...
    The meals shipping wars are back on. Just a few weeks just after its offer to buy Grubhub crumbled, Uber is going on the offensive with a program to steal its previous probable partner’s Big Apple clients, The Post has learned. Starting on Tuesday, Uber’s food stuff shipping arm, Uber Eats, began telling New York City eateries that it will waive promoting costs and all other non-delivery costs by way of Oct. 31 — a marketing that sources say...
    The food delivery wars are back on. Just three weeks after its offer to buy Grubhub crumbled, Uber is going on the offensive with a plan to steal its former potential partner’s Big Apple clients, The Post has learned. Starting on Tuesday, Uber’s food delivery arm, Uber Eats, began telling New York City eateries that it will waive marketing fees and all other non-delivery fees through Oct. 31 — a promotion that sources say could help Uber pick off...
    Matthew Rozsa July 1, 2020 12:28AM (UTC) Ridesharing giant Uber is in talks with Postmates, a company that delivers meals and other products from restaurants, to potentially buy the company for a whopping $2.6 billion. Given that one arm of Uber is its restaurant delivery service Uber Eats, such a move would mark a consolidation of food delivery companies that rely on on-demand, oft-exploited contract laborers.  The story, which was first reported by The New York Times, holds that Uber is...
    The food delivery wars are back on. Just three weeks after its offer to buy Grubhub crumbled, Uber is going on the offensive with a plan to steal its former potential partner’s Big Apple clients, The Post has learned. Starting on Tuesday, Uber’s food delivery arm, Uber Eats, began telling New York City eateries that it will waive marketing fees and all other non-delivery fees through Oct. 31 — a promotion that sources say could help Uber pick off Grubhub’s...
    Micron Technologys hard drive for data center customers is presented at a product launch event in San Francisco, October 24, 2019.Stephen Nellis | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.  Micron — Micron traded more than 6% higher after the chip manufacturer posted better-than-expected results for the previous quarter. The company posted an adjusted profit of 82 cents per share, topping a Refinitiv estimate of 77 cents. Revenues rose to $5.44 billion, beating an estimate of $5.31 billion. Micron...
    New York.- Uber is negotiating the acquisition of the US food delivery company Postmates for about $ 2.6 billion, according to what EFE Dow Jones reported on Tuesday, citing sources familiar with the operation. The acquisition, according to those same sources, could be announced next week or sooner, but there are no guarantees that the discussions will come to fruition. The purchase would strengthen Uber’s position in the food delivery sector, where the transport platform has an important position...
    (CNN Business)Just a few weeks after it lost out on a high-profile deal to acquire food delivery company Grubhub, Uber hasnt given up on bolstering its own meal delivery service with an acquisition.Uber (UBER) is now reportedly in talks to buy Postmates, a nine-year-old delivery startup, for about $2.6 billion, according to the The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the matter. A deal could be announced in a matter of days, or could...
    100 inventions that changed America Mount Rainier: Body of missing man found Postmates is deciding between going public and selling to Uber or special purpose acquisition company U.S. food delivery company Postmates has received acquisition offers from Uber and a special purpose acquisition company, according to sources. Uber turned its attention to acquiring Postmates after its deal to buy Grubhub fell apart about two weeks ago. Postmates had been planning on an initial public offering and could still...
    Uber is in talks to purchase Postmates for roughly $2.6 billion following the collapse of its takeover deal with Grubhub, according to reports. The deal would further consolidate the food delivery industry at a time when the coronavirus pandemic has demand soaring. It would also strengthen Uber’s delivery arm, Uber Eats, which is unprofitable despite being the second-biggest player in the American market, reports say. Uber started putting together an offer for Postmates, which was last valued at $2.4...
    Uber is in talks to purchase Postmates for roughly $2.6 billion following the collapse of its takeover deal with Grubhub, according to reports. The deal would further consolidate the food delivery industry at a time when the coronavirus pandemic has demand soaring. It would also strengthen Uber’s delivery arm, Uber Eats, which is unprofitable despite being the second-biggest player in the American market, reports say. Uber started putting together an offer for Postmates, which was last valued at $2.4 billion,...
    Close-up of Postmates logo.Smith Collection/Gado | Archive Photos | Getty Images U.S. food delivery service Postmates has received acquisition offers from Uber and a special purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, as it simultaneously makes plans to go public, according to people familiar with the matter. Postmates hasnt decided which path to take, though its expected to make a decision in the coming days, said the people, who asked not to be named because the discussions are private. Ubers offer is...
    Uber has dedicated to getting 270,000 deals of Clorox disinfecting wipes for its New York Metropolis drivers as it seeks to reassure shoppers that it is safe to get back on the highway, the business claimed. Uber will be sending out 90,000 offers a thirty day period for the following 3 months. Most drivers will have the wipes shipped specifically, whilst other folks will pick it up from a single of Uber’s Greenlight Hubs. Uber buyers who phone a...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Many Uber riders in Chicago will see more disinfecting protection against coronavirus.Uber is teaming up with Clorox to help its drivers keep their cars clean with Clorox wipes. The rideshare company will be giving almost 200,000 wipes to Chicago drivers.Uber has identified high touch surfaces in its rideshare vehicles. For drivers, those are the steering wheel, gear shifts, cup holders and door handles. For riders, those are seat belt buckles, window controllers and door handles.Prior to being...
    Uber has committed to buying 270,000 packages of Clorox disinfecting wipes for its New York City drivers as it seeks to reassure customers that it is safe to get back on the road, the company said. Uber will be sending out 90,000 packages a month for the next three months. Most drivers will have the wipes delivered directly, while others will pick it up from one of Uber’s Greenlight Hubs. Uber customers who call a car will receive an...
    Uber has dedicated to purchasing 270,000 packages of Clorox disinfecting wipes for its New York Metropolis drivers because it seeks to reassure prospects that it’s protected to get again on the highway, the corporate mentioned. Uber shall be sending out 90,000 packages a month for the subsequent three months. Most drivers may have the wipes delivered instantly, whereas others will decide it up from one in all Uber’s Greenlight Hubs. Uber prospects who name a automotive will obtain an...
    Uber has committed to buying 270,000 packages of Clorox disinfecting wipes for its New York City drivers as it seeks to reassure customers that it is safe to get back on the road, the company said. Uber will be sending out 90,000 packages a month for the next three months. Most drivers will have the wipes delivered directly, while others will pick it up from one of Uber’s Greenlight Hubs. Uber customers who call a car will receive an in-app...
    SOMERVILLE (CBS) — A pickup truck crashed into a Somerville restaurant leaving the driver and one other person injured Monday night. Crews are evaluating if any structural damage was done to Mr. B’s Restaurant on Cross Street after it was hit. According to the Somerville Fire Department, the driver initially tried to run away but collapsed down the street. That driver and an Uber Eats driver waiting for an order outside the restaurant were both taken to the hospital with...