Toyota and Uber Partnership Plans Announced

Toyota and Uber Partnership Plans Announced

  Toyota Motor Corporation and Uber Technologies Inc. announced their new strategic alliance on Tuesday and partnership plans to expand the number of drivers available out there ready to pick up riders. The popularity of ride-hailing services has carmakers wanting to ensure their vehicles are the ones being driven and some, like Toyota, taking a […]

Uber Lawsuit on Surge Pricing Policy

Uber Lawsuit on Surge Pricing Policy

Many industries charge more for their services and goods during peak periods. But, the fact that Uber Technologies Inc,established a supply-and-demand basis surge pricing policy that is imposed on the “independent contractors” (or driver-partners, as the firm labels them) who drive for them is the basis of an antitrust lawsuit in federal court. The company […]

Uber Ambitions to Conquer the World Will Come With Flat Tires in Africa

Uber Ambitions to Conquer the World Will Come With Flat Tires in Africa

Uber’s ambition to conquer the world and make “transportation as reliable as running water,” as the corporation’s chief executive said, will come with flat tires and a pothole of challenges in Africa. The planet’s largest continent is not ready to add a host of Uber problems to its already underfunded transportation sector. This, coupled with the failure […]

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