The car-hailing service has been operating despite the city's argument that it's illegal. It says its latest move is an effort to establish "a consensus" with government officials.
People do it with taxis, people do it with Lyft. Now, drivers for the ride-hailing service are petitioning Uber to allow for cashless tipping by including an in-app gratuity feature.
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The car-hailing service's proposal would see drivers get commercial licenses, requiring them to have minimum amounts of experience and insurance.
The ride-hailing service partners with Carnegie Mellon University to build a high-tech lab that focuses on mapping, vehicle safety and autonomy technology.
As the US company aims to disrupt taxi markets across the globe, regulators in several countries in Asia are making it difficult for it to gain a foothold.
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 company has its sights set on Europe, where it wants to expand its UberPool service and reduce the number of cars on the road.
CEO Travis Kalanick is named in the indictment, which accuses the ride-sharing service of violating public transportation law.
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