While the ride-sharing service is entering 2015 with plans for worldwide expansion, it's also dealing with mounting resistance from regulators.
The so-called "Google tax" requires aggregators to pay a fee for posting links and excerpts of news articles. Google says it can't afford the expense.
Transportation official in Thailand says the ride-sharing service does not use licensed vehicles, while a judge in Spain says Uber drivers lack official authorization.
Several Jewish groups in Spain file a complaint with prosecutors to investigate a flood of racist tweets posted after Real Madrid lost a basketball game to Israel's Maccabi Tel Aviv team.
The e-commerce giant is offering its virtual currency in three more countries -- along with a promotion to get customers to use them.
EE customers can now enjoy 4G data in France and Spain, with the USA and other European countries to follow by summer.
Outfitted with new features from the latest version of Google's Android Wear OS, the $349 smartwatch is now available through the Google Store.
The social network's head of public policy in Europe says changes to how regulations are handled there could prompt Facebook to stop bringing new features to its service.
Known as UberEats, the service promises quick curbside food delivery from local restaurants.
The sum will be used over the next three years to fund grants for projects that attempt to stimulate "innovation in digital journalism" and make news content more appealing to readers.