FBI Probing If Uber Used Software To Interfere With Rivals

San Francisco – The Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing to see if Uber Technologies Inc had used software to illegally interfere with its competitors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Read more

Uber Driver Oral Sex Mid-Ride

A video posted to Facebook appears to show an Uber driver receiving oral sex from a female while a man in the backseat was on the way to his destination. Read more

Uber CEO Takes Leave of Absence Amid Sexual Harassment Scandal

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, under fire for the toxic work culture at the San Francisco company, will take a leave of absence from the ride-hailing company he founded in 2009, the executive announced Tuesday in a companywide email. Read more

Uber Israel Indicted For Operating Without A License

The Transportation Ministry handed down an indictment Tuesday at the Tel Aviv Traffic Court against Uber Israel for operating without a license. Read more

Justice Department Begins Criminal Probe Into Uber’s Use of Software To Help Drivers Evade Local Regulators

A secret software tool has reportedly landed Uber in hot water. Read more

Uber CEO Calls For Investigation of Sexual Harassment Claims

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick on Sunday said the company will open an “urgent investigation” after a former engineer wrote a lengthy blog post describing systemic sexual harassment at the San Francisco ride-hailing service, which she called “an organization in complete, unrelenting chaos.” Read more

Uber Faces Fraud Accusations In Anti-Trust Case

The judge in Uber‘s New York anti-trust case has ordered the release of documents to determine if the private investigators hired by the ride-hailing service gathered information about its competitors in a fraudulent manner. Read more

French Taxi Drivers Smash Cars In Strike Against Uber

French taxi drivers smashed up livery cars, set tires ablaze and blocked traffic across the country on Thursday in a nationwide strike aimed at Uber after weeks of rising, sometimes violent tensions over the U.S. ride-hailing company. Read more