Hollywood director Ron Howard waits by Gold Coast bus stop before eventually getting into an Uber

Just like the rest of us! Hollywood director Ron Howard waits by a local bus stop on the Gold Coast before eventually giving up and getting into an Uber – despite being worth a whopping $200million By Alisha Buaya For Daily Mail Australia Published: 02:12 BST, 15 June 2021 | Updated: 02:20 BST, 15 June … Read more

Drone ‘bus’ able to carry 40 people from NYC to the Hamptons for just $85 in 2024

Drone ‘bus’ able to carry 40 people at a time will let New Yorkers fly to the Hamptons for just $85 – a fraction of the cost of a helicopter – but start-up creators say it won’t be ready until 2024 A startup is designing a drone bus to compete with public transportation The vehicle will … Read more

Fitbit, Uber and Skype are the biggest phone battery drainers, report reveals

Fitbit is the worst smartphone app to use if you’ve got a low battery, a new report suggests. Switzerland-based cloud storage company pCloud analysed 100 of the most popular apps and the demands they make on your device.  The worst apps for draining battery were found to be Fitbit and Verizon, which were at the top … Read more

Girl who carjacked Uber Eats driver gets maximum SIX YEAR sentence for pleading guilty to his murder

A 15-year-old girl in Washington DC pleaded guilty to the murder of an Uber Eats delivery driver, whose car she stole and crashed, killing him as he fought.  The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to the March 23 murder on May 5, a court spokesman told The Washington Post on … Read more

Girl who carjacked Uber Eats driver gets maximum SIX YEAR sentence for pleading guilty to his murder

A 15-year-old girl in Washington DC pleaded guilty to the murder of an Uber Eats delivery driver, whose car she stole and crashed, killing him as he fought.  The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to the March 23 murder on May 5, a court spokesman told The Washington Post on … Read more

Uber and Arrival confirm deal to produce electric vehicles

Ride-sharing giant Uber has teamed up with UK automotive firm Arrival to roll out a fleet of stylish electric cars in Europe. ‘Arrival Car’ will be purpose-built for ride-hailing services, designed in partnership with Uber drivers and expected to enter production in the second half of 2023.   Londoners will be able to hail one of the … Read more

Mila Kunis says she told her husband Ashton Kutcher that investing in Uber was ‘the worst idea ever’

Mila Kunis revealed that she told her husband Ashton Kutcher that investing in Uber was ‘the worst idea ever.’ The 37-year-old actress appeared on Thursday’s episode of The Late Show and told host Stephen Colbert that she previously confronted her spouse about his investment prospects. The show’s host broached the topic of conversation by noting … Read more

Uber announces plans to sign up another 20,000 drivers as Covid lockdown eases

Uber has announced plans to employ a further 20,000 drivers by the end of next year as lockdown measures begin to ease across the country and demand for rides soars.  The private hire firm will recruit the new drivers after reporting a more than 50 per cent increase in trips across the UK since restaurants … Read more

Rideshare apps like Uber and Lyft are making traffic jams worse, MIT study reveals 

Uber and Lyft took the world by storm in the early 2000s, touting their ride-sharing services as the answer to congested roads. The notion has since been debunked, but a new study from MIT reveals such services are doing more than just adding to congestion – they are prolonging traffic jam times. Researchers analyzed monthly … Read more

Uber will now deliver at-home Covid tests to more than 20 cities in as little as 1 HOUR

Uber will now deliver at-home Covid tests to more than 20 cities including Houston, Fort Lauderdale and Seattle in as little as 1 HOUR Uber has teamed up with empowerDX, an at-home health testing company based in Framingham, MassachusettsThe ride-share company will deliver the kits to residents in more than two dozen cities including Denver, … Read more