Uber

Navigating a Friday night blowout

The streets of San Francisco are ribbed for your car’s pleasure. And…

 

SF-based Uber to pay $148 million penalty for covering up data breach

Uber Technologies has agreed to pay a $148 million penalty to all…

 

Uber exploring low-price ‘Express POOL’ service to SFO amid national expansion

Uber is launching its Express POOL service in six new cities across…

 

Lyft agrees to let SF transit agencies review data

The San Francisco City Attorney's Office and Lyft Inc. have reached an…

SF sues state over Uber business license law

Update 02/09 9:26 a.m.: State Senator Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) issued a statement…

Top SF transit official frustrated by lack of Uber, Lyft regulations

San Francisco plays almost no role in regulating Uber and Lyft locally.…

Top stories of the week: New SFPD chief, Uber drama, Newsom gets busted

It's been a busy week in San Francisco Examiner's newsroom. Check out…

Uber sending its self-driving vehicles to Arizona

Only a day after the California DMV put a kibosh on Uber’s…

Uber’s security guards displace homeless near self-driving car storage facility

Ride-hail company Uber has been making headlines recently after releasing (and then…

Mayor Lee tells Uber to cease driverless car operations until correct permits are obtained

Mayor Ed Lee spoke with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Friday morning, telling…

Concerns raised about self-driving cars, bicycles sharing the streets

San Francisco Bicycle Coalition (SFBC) published an article on its blog Thursday highlighting…

Luxor cabs receive legacy business status

Luxor Cab Company is now officially part of San Francisco history. The…

Uber, SF clash in state talks over fingerprint criminal checks

San Francisco officials and ride-hail company Uber clashed in state legal filings…

The thin checkered line

For some stupid reason, I still start my shifts at Caltrain these…

Suits and leather jock straps

Last week is a blur. In retrospect, I’m not sure why I…

The many potholes on the road to self-driving cars

I’m cruising down Haight Street when four women flag me outside Magnolia.…

Uber drivers in SF to receive cyclist safety training

An Uber driver stood, shaken, as he relayed to police how his…

Where the streets have no rules

It figures. Just when I’m finally getting Zen about sharing the road…

The top light is on, but I’m not

Tonight, The City is a ghost town. Burning Man, Labor Day weekend…

Uber self-driving car rolls through SF, but not for testing

Technologically-advanced Uber vehicles in the form of self-driving and multicamera equipped “mapping…