After a tense battle, the City government of Seoul will crack down on UberX following the service's launch, offering rewards for reporting drivers.
The new partnership between the South Korean city and BMW, GM, Kia, and Renault Samsung sees prospective electric car buyers being offered up to $24,825 in incentives.
South Korea's capital city says it will arrest drivers on the spot if the UberX service, currently in a free testing phase, becomes fully operational.
Uber's Asian expansion hit a snag in South Korea as Seoul's city government claims the service is illegal under current laws.
Employees of the South Korean handset maker have agreed to return 20 percent of their salary from December to March to help Pantech stay afloat amid rising debt and growing concerns over securing a buyer for the company.
Belgium's capital allegedly plans to file a complaint against Uber as the ride-sharing service continues to operate despite being banned in the city. Also, reports surface of a possible investment from Baidu.
Passengers on an American Airlines flight between Seoul and Dallas post videos showing the sheer fright during turbulence.
Meanwhile, Samsung is gearing up for a keynote speech at the show, where it will likely talk up smart homes and the Internet of Things.
A stretchy synthetic skin is embedded with sensors to replicate a skin-like sense of touch for prosthetics.
A Boston Uber driver who allegedly attacked a woman is charged with rape, kidnapping and two counts of assault and battery.