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AP PHOTO/ERIC RISBERGIn this photo taken Tuesday

Uber quietly piloting new delivery service, but not in SF

San Francisco-based Uber is quietly piloting an app for delivering goods in…

AP PHOTO/ERIC RISBERGIn this photo taken Tuesday
AP PHOTO/ERIC RISBERGIn this photo taken Tuesday

Man reportedly robbed by his Uber driver

A man was reportedly robbed by his Uber driver near the waterfront…

AP PHOTO/ERIC RISBERGIn this photo taken Tuesday
Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. ExaminerLeap buses have plenty of comfort

On Guard: Is Leap Muni’s Uber moment?

Reclaimed wood tables. Leather seats. Iced tea and Wi-Fi. Stepping onto a…

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. ExaminerLeap buses have plenty of comfort
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerUber drivers

Drivers for Uber, Lyft are not part of Vision Zero safety training in SF

In San Francisco’s tight city streets, speeding vehicles are as dangerous as…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerUber drivers

Taxicab strikes saloon after colliding with Uber vehicle in Mission Dolores

A taxicab struck a neighborhood saloon after colliding with an Uber vehicle…

Eric Risberg/AP PhotoUber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta.

Uber heads in new mapping direction with deCarta acquisition

Uber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta in a deal that…

Eric Risberg/AP PhotoUber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta.
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India woman sues Uber after reporting driver raped her

A woman who says an Uber driver raped her in New Dehli,…

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Eric Risberg/ap file photoUber’s driver workforce is 14 percent female

More women drive for Uber than for taxis, data shows

Uber's workforce has a greater proportion of female drivers than that of…

Eric Risberg/ap file photoUber’s driver workforce is 14 percent female
RAFIQ MAQBOOL/AP FILE PhotoUber released a bundle of data about its drivers on Thursday.

Uber releases driver data for first time, and it’s not pretty for taxi industry

Uber on Thursday released a bundle of data about its stable of…

RAFIQ MAQBOOL/AP FILE PhotoUber released a bundle of data about its drivers on Thursday.
Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerLuxor driver Giovanni Favognano

New fight in Uber vs. taxis

The future of wheelchair-accessible transit in San Francisco is in crisis, but…

Mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerLuxor driver Giovanni Favognano
Jeff Chiu/2013 AP File PhotoMany Lyft drivers that worked on New Year's Eve made slim profits

Uber drivers say rideshare surge pricing backfired on New Year’s Eve

San Francisco New Year's Eve party-goers danced, reveled, and drank while cheering…

Jeff Chiu/2013 AP File PhotoMany Lyft drivers that worked on New Year's Eve made slim profits
AP Photo/Matthew MeadThis Oct. 6

In with the new: Snappy apps for 2015

Uber, Facebook, Instagram -- sure, they've been all the rage, but as…

AP Photo/Matthew MeadThis Oct. 6
Courtesy photoWhere Uber’s drivers go and who they pick up could result in fines or even having its operating license stripped if it fails to comply with a CPUC directive.

Uber may be fined for refusal to comply with driver, rider data request

Uber could face harsh penalties for refusing to cooperate with state regulators…

Courtesy photoWhere Uber’s drivers go and who they pick up could result in fines or even having its operating license stripped if it fails to comply with a CPUC directive.
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Uber defends itself against critics of surge pricing during Bay Area storm

As if Uber hasn't been drowned in enough controversy lately with lawsuits…

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AP Photo/Eric RisbergSan Francisco District Attorney George Gascon

Uber hit with complaint and lawsuit over $4 SFO surcharge; Lyft settles legal issues

The District Attorney's Office on Tuesday announced that it was filing a…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergSan Francisco District Attorney George Gascon
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

Uber’s negative public relations seen as systemic problem

Local transit tech company Uber has driven straight into a media-relations storm,…

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

Uber investigating if exec broke privacy rules

Uber Technologies confirmed Wednesday that it is investigating whether one of its…

Courtesy uber.comAn Oakland journalist says she is fearful Uber — which she uses — could mine data from its app to figure out sources she talked to for a story about CEO Travis Kalanick.

Uber outrage spurs local fear of retaliation

A local journalist fears she may face personal retaliation from app-based transit…

Courtesy uber.comAn Oakland journalist says she is fearful Uber — which she uses — could mine data from its app to figure out sources she talked to for a story about CEO Travis Kalanick.
Jeff Chiu/2013 AP File PhotoMany Lyft drivers that worked on New Year's Eve made slim profits

Lyft, Uber secure SFO deal

Uber and Lyft have signed deals to operate legally at San Francisco…

Jeff Chiu/2013 AP File PhotoMany Lyft drivers that worked on New Year's Eve made slim profits