Didi Chuxing testing self-driving cars in California

Didi Chuxing, the Chinese-based Uber rival, has opened a research lab in Mountain View, California to focus on AI-based security and intelligent driving technologies.

Startup E-FLEET gives ride hail drivers another option, a startup that provides those looking to join the ride-hail business with an electric vehicle, wants to give ride hail drivers another option to buying or leasing a car to drive for Uber or Lyft.

Ride hail and autonomous tech creating new advertising venue

Ride hail giant Uber, valued at upwards of $60 billion, and Asian rival Didi Chuxing, valued at $25 billion, have already carried more than three billion passengers in the relatively short lifespan of the ride hail industry.

Australia Uber riders want cameras

A poll commissioned by Campaign Capital for the Australia Institute found that 70 percent of those polled would like to see Uber drivers install security cameras, similar to those in taxis.

Is Uber becoming a Big Brother?

Recent upgrades to the Uber app have raised some issues concerning invasion of privacy.