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Dec 02, 2017
Three senior Uber officials resign after CEO criticises poor handling of the 2016 data breachUber’s security practices are also under scrutiny in a high-stakes legal battle with self-driving car company Waymo, an Alphabet Inc subsidiary.
Dec 01, 2017
Uber attorney testifies in court; says board and former CEO knew of evidence being withheld from Waymo caseThe letter from former Uber security analyst Richard Jacobs alleges Uber trained employees to steal trade secrets and hide their activities.
Dec 01, 2017
GM lays out its plans to launch a large-scale fleet of fully autonomous robo-taxis in United States in 2019General Motors, which views electric and autonomous vehicles as the keystones of future transport, has been focused on rolling out self-driving cars.
Nov 30, 2017
Uber employees could be embroiled in legal problems for using encrypted chat apps like WickrThere is nothing inherently unlawful about instructing employees to use disappearing messaging apps, said Timothy Heaphy, a lawyer at Hunton & Williams.
Nov 29, 2017
Softbank offers to buy Uber shares at 30% discount, will trigger in governance changes at companyThe investment and board moves are supported by new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi and come at the end of a year of scandals and change for Uber, including the announcement last week that executives covered up a major hack in 2016
Nov 29, 2017
Uber holds back evidence, claiming its employees were trained in stealing data, in a lawsuit filed by WaymoWaymo has estimated damages in the case at about $1.9 billion and wants to curtail Uber’s self-driving car program, which Waymo says uses its technology.
Nov 28, 2017
Waymo asks US judge to postpone the Uber trade secrets trial over new evidenceWaymo said it learned of new evidence last week after the US Department of Justice shared it with the judge overseeing the case.
Nov 26, 2017
Uber's data breach cover up could provide customers a significant push to shift to its competitorsUber's latest incident involving a data breach cover-up revealed this week could be the impetus for people to ride elsewhere or keep looking the other way.
Nov 16, 2017
Tesla's electric truck prototype unveiling: All we know so farThe Tesla co-founder and CEO, Elon Musk's Tweet on Wednesday confirms that the truck launch will certainly happen at 6 am (IST) Friday 17 November.
Nov 07, 2017
Alphabet's Waymo to launch its ride-hailing service in Phoenix with fully autonomous vehiclesKrafcik unveiled a suite of self-driving hardware developed in-house by Waymo, including an enhanced vision system, improved radar and laser-based lidar.