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UK Employment Tribunal Verdict May Force Uber To Pivot Business Model

The concept of Uber has been causing many discussions, although there are still a lot of drawbacks to this business model. Up until this point, drivers were not protected by any means, and they had few if any “worker rights.” But over in the United Kingdom that situation will change soon, as a tribunal feels all Uber drivers deserve workers’ rights. What Will Be Uber’s Next Move? Being able to …
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Uber and Bankaool Partner To Issue A New Debit Card In Mexico

In an exciting new partnership, ride-sharing giant Uber is teaming up with Mexican online bank Bankaool. As a result of this collaboration, a new Mastercard will be issued under the name of Uber Bankaool Debit Card. This is big news for the Mexican financial industry, and also introduces a new payment option for Uber users in the country. The Uber Bankaool Debit Card by Mastercard Mexican residents will be able …
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Uber Faces Regulatory Trouble In Three Major Chinese Cities

New regulations imposed by the Chinese government do not bode well for Uber and Didi. Both companies are on the verge of losing their drivers and cars as a result. With new restrictions on who can drive which vehicles being proposed, things aren’t looking good for the ride-sharing industry. For now, only three Chinese cities are contemplating these changes, but others may follow suit. Big Changes Are Coming To Major …
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Uber and Google to Team Up as Tesla Updates to be the Safest

Researchers with Business Insider were recently able to take a ride in Uber’s new self-driving car, and they say it’s the best yet. Uber unveiled its newest addition on Wednesday to a select few people using Uber services. The cars aren’t fully autonomous, so a driver and engineer are still piloting the vehicle. It’s being labeled as a giant step in the right direction for driverless technology. We’ve all been …
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