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Uber celebrates four years of annoying London taxi drivers

The controversial ride-hailing app is now used by 2 million people in the home of the iconic black cab.

By 29 June 2016

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Passenger drone taxi cleared for take-off in US trials

The EHang 184 drone, which carries a single passenger on short journeys, will be tested in Nevada.

By 8 June 2016

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Apple's Tim Cook arrives in China, takes $1BN taxi ride

The Apple CEO, visiting Beijing after a spate of recent problems in China, took the chance to check out his company's big-money investment in Uber rival Didi Chuxing.

By 16 May 2016

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GM, Lyft will let you test self-driving taxis soon (CNET Update show notes)

Within a year, you could be ordering a self-driving car from the Lyft app. Google and Apple also rev up autonomous-car plans, according to reports.

By 7 May 2016

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GM, Lyft will let you test self-driving taxis soon

Within a year, you could be ordering a self-driving car from the Lyft app. Google and Apple also rev up autonomous-car plans, according to reports.

By 7 May 2016

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Uber complaint may prompt Europe to challenge French taxi law

The European Commission is reportedly siding with Uber in its argument that a French taxi law discriminates against the company.

By 19 April 2016

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Indonesian taxi drivers riot over Uber

Cab drivers in Jakarta, Indonesia, block off major roads and attack vehicles in protest against Uber and other ride-sharing services.

By 22 March 2016

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'I will run Uber out' vows London mayoral candidate as taxis gridlock streets again

Fringe candidate George Galloway joins cabbies protesting against ride-hailing apps, but organisers of the demo don't welcome his support.

By 11 February 2016

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Uber blacks out app in Paris to protest government, taxi opposition

Restrictions on drivers and car-hailing services could leave 10,000 drivers out of a job, Uber says.

By 10 February 2016

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Deals on wheels: OnePlus to sell its X smartphone through taxi hailer app

The Chinese phone manufacturer is flipping the script on e-hailers, using India's Uber-esque Ola to sell its X smartphone.

By 7 December 2015