Tag: uber

Uber Cofounder Announces Eco Cryptocurrency Project

It seems virtually every person and company aims to create their own cryptocurrency. While that is commendable, it also raises the question as to how viable all of these projects will be in the long run. The co-creator of Uber has officially announced the Eco cryptocurrency, although it remains to be seen who will use it. What Purpose Does Eco Serve? It is always interesting to see what newly-announced cryptocurrencies …
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Uber to Purchase 24,000 Autonomous Cars From Volvo by 2021

In the world of technology, few companies are on so many people’s radars as Uber. The company’s business model has been well-received despite major opposition from some countries and concerns over driver wages. Despite all that, the company recently announced it is buying tens of thousands of self-driving cars. It’s an interesting decision on the part of this particular company, to say the very least. Self-driving Cars for Uber? Considering how Uber is best known as a company …
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FBI Investigates Uber for Spying on Lyft

Corporate espionage is nothing new in the business world. Every company would like to know what its competitors are doing behind closed doors and to gain an edge on the market. While tempting, these practices are illegal and usually are not espionage in the way we think of clandestine operations. However, Uber is currently being investigated for actually spying on Lyft drivers. Your Driver is… Bond? While it may not have been as …
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Cryptocurrency Market Cap Reaches $77bn, Surpasses Uber and Airbnb

The cryptocurrency sector has seen massive gains in the past few weeks. Almost every single altcoin has increased in value in one way or another this month. According to coinmarketcap, the overall market cap surpassed $77 billion. To put that in perspective, crypto is valued more than some of the world’s most successful startups such as Uber and Airbnb. It seems that cryptocurrency is becoming the next hot topic among investors …
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