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Lyft and Uber will offer free rides through July 4 to anyone going to get vaccinated in the US, the White House said on Tuesday.(Reuters)

Uber, Lyft to offer free rides to vaccination sites in US: White House

Bloomberg |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 10:12 PM IST
US President Joe Biden has said the country is in a new phase of its vaccination campaign as domestic demand weakens.
Central Florida lands hub for Jetsons-like ‘flying cars’(Twitter/HReview73/motorcitystacy)
Central Florida lands hub for Jetsons-like ‘flying cars’(Twitter/HReview73/motorcitystacy)

Jetsons-like ‘flying cars’? Central Florida builds hub for taking passengers from Orlando to Tampa in half hour

Orlando | By Associated Press | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 11:28 AM IST
Attention 90s kids: Your dream-come-true moment is here, especially if you are in Orlando’s Lake Nona area, as Florida’s Tavistock Development Corp is constructing a Jetsons-like aviation facility which will offer flying car rides similar to Uber and Lyft
A pedestrian wearing a face mask walks along a street in the Chinatown neighborhood of New York, US, on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.(Bloomberg Photo)
A pedestrian wearing a face mask walks along a street in the Chinatown neighborhood of New York, US, on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.(Bloomberg Photo)

Coronavirus scare fuels racism claims among Uber drivers, riders

Bloomberg | By Lizette Chapman and Sarah Frier
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2020 07:14 AM IST
Racial profiling was a problem in taxis long before Uber existed. And today, the coronavirus outbreak is fuelling claims of discrimination against Chinese people at schools in Europe and restaurants in South Korea.
The potential law, which some are calling an “IPO tax,” reflects uneasiness in a city with constant reminders of the income gap.(AP)
The potential law, which some are calling an “IPO tax,” reflects uneasiness in a city with constant reminders of the income gap.(AP)

Uber faces proposed ‘IPO tax’ in a San Francisco divided by inequity

Bloomberg | By Josh Eidelson
PUBLISHED ON APR 25, 2019 03:27 PM IST
When Uber goes public next month, it’s expected to nab a market value of as much as $100 billion.
Uber has raised about $18 billion from an array of investors since 2010, and it now faces a deadline to go public.(AP)
Uber has raised about $18 billion from an array of investors since 2010, and it now faces a deadline to go public.(AP)

Uber files confidential paperwork for initial public offering

New York/San Francisco | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON DEC 08, 2018 01:26 PM IST
Uber’s filing sets the stage for one of the biggest technology listings ever. Uber’s valuation in its most recent private financing was $76 billion, and it could be worth $120 billion in an IPO.
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