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Ola launches its safety feature 'Guardian' feature in 17 cities in India, Australia
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Ola launches its safety feature 'Guardian' feature in 17 cities in India, Australia

Ola's feature is now available in Bengaluru, Pune, Hyderabad, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Jaipur and more.

Argo plans to share its revenue and technology with companies like Ford that focus on self-driving
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Argo plans to share its revenue and technology with companies like Ford that focus on self-driving

Ford and VW each own just under 40 percent, with Argo's management team holding just over 20 percent.

Uber Q3 revenue shoots up to 30 percent to $3.81 billion, Uber Eats acts as a boon
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Uber Q3 revenue shoots up to 30 percent to $3.81 billion, Uber Eats acts as a boon

Revenue from Uber's ride-hailing business rose to 19 percent while sales from its Uber Eats rose 64 percent.

Uber loses $5 bn, misses Wall Street targets despite easing price war; company's costs up 147% to $8.65 bn
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Uber loses $5 bn, misses Wall Street targets despite easing price war; company's costs up 147% to $8.65 bn

Uber stock had risen more than 8% and Lyft had gained 3% during the day. Following Uber’s report, its shares fell 6% and Lyft dropped nearly 2%.

Uber net loss hits $5 billion, up from a loss of $878 million a year earlier
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Uber net loss hits $5 billion, up from a loss of $878 million a year earlier

Uber's net loss reflected $3.9 bn of stock-based compensation expenses from its IPO.

Uber planning to kick off its initial public offering in April: Report
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Uber planning to kick off its initial public offering in April: Report

Uber’s revenue last year was $11.3 billion, while its gross bookings from rides were $50 billion.

Ola accelerates international expansion with New Zealand foray, will offer services in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch
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Ola accelerates international expansion with New Zealand foray, will offer services in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch

Ola's service will include safety features like in-app emergency button that enables customers to instantly share important ride information

Toyota announces $500 mn investment in Uber to boost self-driving vehicles
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Toyota announces $500 mn investment in Uber to boost self-driving vehicles

Uber suspended all tests of its self-driving cars (in March) after one of its vehicles killed a pedestrian.

Uber names former NSA counsel Matt Olsen as its new chief security officer
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Uber names former NSA counsel Matt Olsen as its new chief security officer

Uber had fired its chief security officer, Joe Sullivan, and a deputy, Craig Clark, in November.

Uber may resume its services in Abu Dhabi after close to a two-year suspension
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Uber may resume its services in Abu Dhabi after close to a two-year suspension

The US firm first launched services in Abu Dhabi in 2013. It has continued to operate in neighbouring Dubai.

Softbank-led consortium's investment in Uber values the ride-hailing company at $48 billion
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Softbank-led consortium's investment in Uber values the ride-hailing company at $48 billion

SoftBank required a minimum threshold of a 14 percent stake of the company to proceed with the deal.

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to meet the head of London transport system over license dispute
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Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to meet the head of London transport system over license dispute

Uber said it would appeal against TfL’s ruling and improve its conduct to keep its 40,000 drivers in London on the road.

As Uber tries to recuperate, Lyft seizes the opportunity to expands its base
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As Uber tries to recuperate, Lyft seizes the opportunity to expands its base

The aggressive tactics cast the much smaller Lyft in a new light.

Uber to adopt recommendations from Holder investigations
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Uber to adopt recommendations from Holder investigations

The board's decisions follow a series of public-relations crises for Uber. The company faces a criminal probe related to a technology it created called Greyball that was used to deceive regulators in cities where it was operating.

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick loses his mother in a tragic boat accident in California
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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick loses his mother in a tragic boat accident in California

The mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident in a California lake, the company said.

The Maharashtra Government is developing a cab hailing app for black and yellow taxis
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The Maharashtra Government is developing a cab hailing app for black and yellow taxis

The Maharashtra government is launching a cab hailing app within for black and yellow taxis on the lines of those provided by Ola and Uber.

Ola launches its connected car platform 'Ola Play' in Hyderabad
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Ola launches its connected car platform 'Ola Play' in Hyderabad

Ride-hailing platform Ola on Monday launched "Ola Play", its connected car platform for ride-sharing, in Hyderabad.

Thailand transport authority cracks down on Uber and Grab, wants government to ban the services
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Thailand transport authority cracks down on Uber and Grab, wants government to ban the services

Thailand's transport authorities have begun a crackdown on drivers for ride-hailing services Uber and Grab and want the military government to ban them, a transport official said on Tuesday.

Uber used a secret tool to avoid law enforcement, displayed 'ghost cars'
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Uber used a secret tool to avoid law enforcement, displayed 'ghost cars'

Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc for years has used a secret tool to avoid authorities in markets where its service faced resistance by law enforcement or was banned, the company confirmed on Friday.