Monday , October 22 2018
Home / Transportation

Transportation

Ford expands self-driving vehicle program to Washington D.C. – TechCrunch

Ford expands self-driving vehicle program to Washington D.C. – TechCrunch Ford is bringing its autonomous vehicles to Washington D.C., the fourth city to join the automaker’s testing program as it prepares to launch a self-driving taxi and delivery service in 2021. Ford will begin testing its self-driving vehicles in the district …

Read More »

Uber is developing an on-demand staffing business – TechCrunch

Uber is developing an on-demand staffing business – TechCrunch Uber is reportedly developing a short-term staffing business to offer 1099 independent contractors for events and corporate functions, the Financial Times first reported. Dubbed Uber Works, the service would provide waiters, security guards and other temporary staffers to business partners, a …

Read More »

Embracing multimodality, Uber pioneers ride recommendations – TechCrunch

Embracing multimodality, Uber pioneers ride recommendations – TechCrunch For the first time, Uber will make contextual, personalized suggestions about the best way to get from point A to point B. The startup offers more than just cars now, and it’s starting to understand the tradeoffs between price, speed, convenience, and …

Read More »

Saudi ally calls for Uber boycott over response to Khashoggi’s vanishing – TechCrunch

Saudi ally calls for Uber boycott over response to Khashoggi’s vanishing – TechCrunch Uber is facing calls for a boycott of its app in the Persian Gulf, a region that has poured billions of dollars of investment into the company’s ride-hailing business in recent years: Directly via Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment …

Read More »