Uber

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Uber

Uber fined £385k for 'serious failure' in protecting customer data

Uber fined £385k for 'serious failure' in data security

Uber has been fined £385,000 by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for failing to protect customers' personal information during a cyber attack.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

GMB Organiser: ‘Uber want to get away with as little cost to them as possible’

GMB Organiser: ‘Uber want to get away with as little cost to them as possible’

GMB Organiser: ‘Uber want to get away with as little cost to them as possible’

GMB’s Steve Garelick has said that Uber “want to get away with as little cost” as possible as hundreds of “precarious workers” gather outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London ahead of Uber’s appeal hearing on Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Uber granted 15-month operating permit in London

Uber granted 15-month operating permit in London

The taxi company overturned its ban after a judge deemed the service 'fit and proper' to operate in the city.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018

Uber to appeal having its London license suspended

Uber to appeal having its London license suspended

Uber to appeal having its London license suspended

Uber will appear in court today to appeal having its license revoked by Transport for London, and documents will be presented showing thousands of drivers were accused of 'inappropriate conduct'

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Virgin Trains announces partnership with Uber

Virgin Trains announces partnership with Uber

Customers on the West Coast line will be able to book an Uber taxi to the station and when they arrive at their destination.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Uber 'has accepted a large number of criticisms made by TfL'

Uber has made changes to operations after London licence refusal, court told

Uber has made changes to operations after London licence refusal, court told

'Lessons have been learned' - QC

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Uber: Could these rivals take its place on the market?

As Uber lurches from one crisis to another, these are the companies looking to knock it off its perch

As Uber faces yet more strife, these are the companies looking to capitalise

Uber has come under much controversy and other companies do appear to be running a similar service

European Court of Justice rules Uber must comply with transport company regulation

Uber is a taxi firm and must comply with regulations, European Court of Justice rules

Uber is a taxi firm and must comply with regulations, ECJ rules

Uber has claimed the ruling won't affect its operation in the UK

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

Uber to be banned over 'safety and security' issues in York

The northern city follows London in its decision to not renew the company's operating license

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Uber reveals coverup of major data breach after hackers stole driver details

Uber reveals major data breach after hackers stole driver details

Uber reveals major data breach after hackers stole driver details

The personal information of around 57 million users was exposed in the late 2016 hack, but the hackers only made off with driver details

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Uber to hear ruling on appeal over employment rights

Uber to hear ruling on appeal over employment rights

Uber to hear ruling on appeal over employment rights

The company will hear the result of the appeal lodged after two drivers won a landmark ruling last year

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Uber expected to begin appeal against Transport for London ruling

Uber expected to begin appeal against Transport for London ruling

Uber expected to begin appeal against Transport for London ruling

Friday is the deadline for the company to file its appeal

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Uber employment tribunal: 'Uber will probably be able it get away with it', says lawyer

Uber employment tribunal: 'They will probably lose,' says lawyer

Uber will probably lose its employment tribunal, says lawyer

Uber is currently challenging a ruling which says its drivers should get employment benefits

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

'If Uber goes to court it could still operate in London for a few years'

London commentator Dave Hill says it's hard to imagine London without Uber now despite it only operating for a few years

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Uber driver arrested for 'assaulting and kidnapping woman in Toronto'

Uber driver arrested for 'assaulting and kidnapping woman in Toronto'

Uber driver arrested for 'assaulting and kidnapping woman in Toronto'

A woman has claimed an Uber driver tried to keep her in a car against her will and drive her to another location

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Uber driver fakes kidnapping to get away from wife

Taxi driver fakes kidnapping to get away from wife and go clubbing

Taxi driver fakes kidnapping to get away from wife and go clubbing

The driver sent messages to his wife's claiming he'd been kidnapped, with audio of him pretending to be tortured

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Uber launch self-driving cars in San Francisco - unfinished

Uber launches self-driving cars in San Francisco

Uber launches self-driving cars in San Francisco

Uber has launched a 'handful' of self-driving cars in San Francisco to test out their capabilities and iron out any glitches before rolling the idea out further