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Ice cream headache for Uber in free ice cream promotion

​Uber is facing a backlash over its "free ice cream" promotion after Australian customers complained of being repeatedly hit with hidden fees.

By July 17, 2014

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Uber, Lyft allowed to freely drive Seattle's streets

The city council lifts several restrictions and gives the green light to on-demand car service apps.

By July 14, 2014

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'Taxi drivers aren't against change': How Hailo is taking on Uber in the taxi app wars

We flagged down Caspar Woolley, the co-founder of international taxi app Hailo, to talk taxis, apps, and Uber.

By July 11, 2014

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Uber to cap surge pricing in NY during emergencies

It's not the end of Uber's notorious surge pricing model, but the on-demand car service agrees to stop charging excessive rates during natural disasters and emergencies.

By July 8, 2014

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UberX rides now cheaper than a yellow cab in New York City

Uber slashes prices for its UberX tier in New York City by 20 percent, but drivers are left making less money per ride.

By July 7, 2014

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Meet GrabCar, an Uber competitor for Asia

The car-booking service was touted as a complementary add-on for GrabTaxi's taxi booking app, but in practice, the flat hiring fees position it as competition for Uber Asia's transport network.

By July 8, 2014

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Uber escapes London court date -- because its drivers are already in the dock

UK transport authorities have dropped legal action on controversial e-hailing app Uber because the courts are tied up with cases relating to individual drivers.

By July 3, 2014

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Uber, Lyft ordered to halt all operations in Pittsburgh

Two Pennsylvania judges slap the ride-for-hire apps with cease and desist orders just before the 4th of July holiday weekend.

By July 2, 2014

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​Government threatens legal action for Sydney UberX drivers

UberX drivers in Sydney are now being issued with warning letters from the government threatening legal action and significant fines if they continue to drive for the ridesharing service.

By June 17, 2014

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Clipp brings ​'Uber for bar tabs' to a night on the town

A new mobile app developed in Australia is changing the way revellers set up a tab in their local bar, letting them "leave like a rockstar" without having to worry about their credit card.

By June 16, 2014