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How Uber Got Lost

This article is adapted from the book “Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber,” by Mike Isaac,…

Ride Sharing Adds to the Crush of Traffic at Airports

Been at an airport lately? Then you’ve surely been in a backup on the roadways or…

Older People Need Rides. Why Aren’t They Using Uber and Lyft?

Martin Gerstell treasures his Thursday morning volunteer stint at the National Gallery of Art, where he…

WeWork Takes Key Step Toward I.P.O., Citing Heady Growth and Huge Losses

WeWork, a real estate firm that leases shared office space, on Wednesday officially set in motion…

A Financier’s End, and Uber Hits the Skids

It’s been a difficult week of news. So why not catch up quickly on the biggest…

Uber Posts $5.2 Billion Loss and Slowest Ever Growth Rate

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber set two dubious quarterly records on Thursday as it reported its results:…

Uber Wants to Sell You Train Tickets. And Be Your Bus Service, Too.

DENVER — When Julia Ellis arrives at a train station in a Denver suburb to go…

Uber Lays Off 400 People From Its Global Marketing Team

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber said it laid off around 400 people from its marketing team on…

The Week in Business: Stocks Hit a Record High, and Facebook Wants to Replace Your Bank

Want this column in your inbox? Sign up here. Here’s your quick rundown of the week’s…

Two Top Uber Executives Are Out as C.E.O. Consolidates Power

SAN FRANCISCO — A month after Uber’s rocky initial public offering, its chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi,…

Uber Copter to Offer Flights From Lower Manhattan to J.F.K.

When Uber announced an aerial ride-hailing division, Uber Elevate, three years ago, the internet and news…

Uber’s First Results After I.P.O. Show Slowing Growth and $1 Billion Loss

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber’s start as a publicly traded company has gone from bumpy to bumpier.…

Ex-Lyft and Uber Driver in Virginia Was Responsible for Torture in Somalia in ’80s, Jury Finds

In the summer of 2017, dozens of Lyft passengers in Northern Virginia were sent a driver…

Bits: The Week in Tech: Putting an A.I. Genie Back in Its Bottle

Each week, we review the week’s news, offering analysis about the most important developments in the…

Amazon to Invest in Deliveroo, a Rival to Uber in Food Delivery

LONDON — Amazon is taking a big step into the international restaurant delivery business — and…