The year's most notable embarrassments in technology run the gamut from the industry's inability to secure our personal data to the blunders of Airbnb, Twitter and Tinder.
Before now, all tips for Uber drivers had to be done in cash. But in-car advertising company Vugo is hoping to change that by adding a gratuity feature to its app.
The ruling is a victory for the ride-hailing service, which has faced significant opposition from London's established cab trade, but taxi drivers already are challenging the decision.
The updated app is meant to give drivers information about how to increase their earnings and to improve the service they provide customers.
The ride-hailing service is already in more than 300 cities in 60 countries, but Travis Kalanick wants it everywhere.
Ride-sharing is rapidly edging out taxis in major cities, and here's everything you should know about these apps that are shaking up transportation.
The practice of tripling, quadrupling and quintupling ride fares in times of high demand may face limits from New York City officials. Many drivers might be OK with that.
The ride-sharing giant's new safety advisory board along with other related efforts show the company is heeding security concerns.
Rape focused international attention on passenger safety and led to a temporary ban of the ride-hailing service in Delhi.
After starting out the UberRush courier service in New York last year, the company has expanded the program to two more big cities.