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Why A Judge Made Uber Create An Email Address
Uber refused to provide a reasonable way for people to opt out of arbitration; a judge ordered them to allow it via email.
law  uber  arbitration  via:reddit 
9 weeks ago by mcherm
Uber used bug bounty program to launder blackmail payment to hacker | Ars Technica
Uber paid a $100K ransom to a hacker, and they used their bug bounty program to do so. Uber, always evil.
uber  evil  security  ArsTechnica  via:ArsTechnica 
december 2017 by mcherm
Uber Waymo Trial Delayed After Justice Department Jumps In, Unprompted, To Tell Judge That Uber Was Withholding Evidence | Techdirt
Uber didn't just withhold documents during discovery, they withheld documents about their process for hiding information from discovery. And the judge only found out because the justice department was investigating Uber.
uber  evil  law 
november 2017 by mcherm
How Uber Uses Psychological Tricks to Push Its Drivers’ Buttons - The New York Times
Gamification and psychological sales techniques used to try to keep drivers doing what Uber wants.
uber  gamification  nytimes  via:HackerNews 
april 2017 by mcherm
Why Uber Won — Greylock Perspectives
Uber spent like crazy: the unsustainable state got them to critical size and network effects passing other competitors with a head start.
uber  via:HackerNews 
april 2016 by mcherm

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