In the nation's capital, smartphones users can hail a DC cab, as well as one of Uber's sedans or SUVs.
The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) today decided the temporary fate of forward-thinking startups such as Uber, Hailo, and GetTaxi looking to modernize the city’s taxi system.
At a meeting in New York this morning, the commission …
The powers that be in Chicago have proposed new regulations that, if passed, would mean lights out for startup Uber and its mobile system for booking and paying for black car service.
A scandal squashed. Yes, Uber's Chicago taxi service faces opposition in Chicago, but the attacks are coming from parties with an agenda and not city officials.
Serial founder Garrett Camp, who started both StumbleUpon and Uber, a modern re-imagining of the limo-slash-taxi business, is now trying to reinvent executive air travel.
Following a tussle with the TLC, mobile car service startup Uber officially discontinued taxi service in New York.
Smartphone-optimized car service Uber starts offering its luxury rides to residents and visitors in the Mile High City.
Dave McClure is one of the most prominent angel investors in Silicon Valley -- and possibly the world. His accelerator, 500 Startups, will fund its 500th company sometime this year. And no, in answer to "all the stupid questions," 500 Startups will not shut its doors after reaching that number.
He may also take the prize for most F-bombs per sentence of any investor.
Need groceries but don't want to run to the supermakert? Order online with Instacart and have 'em at your door within an hour.
In an announcement that made my day, Uber is experimenting with on-demand ice cream service this Friday. This new feature is in honor of National Ice Cream Month and will be available across the US in Boston, Chicago, New York, …