With a record of traffic violations
The operator of the Uber self-driving automobile is known to the police and as well as being convicted of attempted armed robbery has a string of traffic offences, it has emerged.
Uber suspends tests
A woman died in Tempe, Arizona after an autonomous automobile knocked her over as she was crossing the road.
The great unwashed are not to be trusted
Everyone’s favourite taxi companies, Uber and Lyft, want politicians to stop the great unwashed from owning self-driving cars.
Ripley lock the police out if they showed up with a warrant
Uber had a piece of software called “Ripley” which locked police investigators out of the system if they ever called around with a warrant.
Wow that is a serious popularly contest
GPU maker Nvidia has decided it needs more friends in the car industry and is teaming up with the super popular VW and Uber.
It can be regulated
The US app-based taxi company Uber has lost a crucial court battle in Europe which could see it being regulated in all member states.
Taxi outfit's legal woes get more woeful
Federal prosecutors have an open criminal investigation into Uber, making the taxi outfit's legal problems much worse.
20 year old geezer scored personal data of 57 million users
A 20 year old Florida man who was responsible for the large data breach at Uber last year was paid by Uber to destroy the data through a so-called “bug bounty” programme.
Things getting worse for the taxi outfit
It is starting to look like my decision never to take an Uber cab because the outfit was "not that nice" was probably the right decision as the outfit faces fresh allegations of illegal activities.