Uber says that it has applied for a taxi fleet license and will only work with drivers who have had "re-verification" of their police clearance to improve rider safety.
The ride-sharing service says the data, compiled in a way that protects driver and rider privacy, can be used to reduce congestion, expand transportation options and even identify potholes.
The original series wins Amazon its first-ever Golden Globe awards at Sunday night's ceremony, while Netflix nabs one for "House of Cards" actor Kevin Spacey.
The car-hailing company cuts fares to help boost winter ridership and offers drivers a guarantee that their wages won't take a hit -- so long as they follow certain rules.
In Hong Kong, Uber is testing a service for consumers and businesses that enables users to cart large goods from one place to another.
A Segway is way too big and expensive, so Brian Tong jumps on the Hovertrax to see what makes this portable electronic transporter so special.
Why walk when you can let a gadget do it for you? The R2 is a personal electric transportation device.
The Modio Case provides battery capacity, the potential for more storage and a 4G LTE connection.
Crave writer Amanda Kooser overcomes her distrust of unicycles by ruling the road on the Focus Designs SBU V3 self-balancing electric unicycle.
After an Uber driver allegedly rapes a woman in Boston, the ride-sharing service's background checks come under scrutiny.