Tag: Uber

Uber Riders in The U.S. Can Book Trips for $50 an Hour

Millions of people will be attending barbecues and fireworks activities in the U.S. on the Fourth of July. If you're one of them, traveling to your festivities will likely be a hassle. But, the good news is, Uber, the multinational ride-sharing company, recently introduced an option where riders in the United States can book an hour-long trip. This is the latest in the company’s series of offerings aimed at offsetting ...

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Daily LA: Uber CTO is leaving, Scopely acquires Scrabble Go, Coronavirus vaccine could be ready by this fall

U.S. coronavirus-related deaths reached a somber milestone on Tuesday, surpassing the number of Americans killed in the Vietnam War. More than 58,300 Americans have died from COVID-19, according to a tally kept by Johns Hopkins University. That compares with the National Archives’ figure of 58,220 deaths from the Vietnam War, which lasted more than a decade. Read on Here’s your Daily LA for April 28, 2020. Happening in LA Scopely ...

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Fair Added Three Veteran Tech Executives To Lead Global Expansion

LA-based vehicle subscription app, Fair raised a whopping $385 million in a Series B round of funding led by SoftBank earlier this year - is gearing up for world domination by bringing on veterans in the tech to the C-suite. The company announced it has hired three executives from Google, TrueCar and Lehman Brothers - Jay Trinidad, John Pierantoni and Pat Wilkison respectively. These execs were brought on to position the ...

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