Posts tagged “Uber”

Updated April 20

Premium Lock What's behind the SEVC name change to Fusion Conference?

Triangle-based TechMedia has renamed its Southeast Venture Conference to the Fusion Conference, with the first event flying under the new name set for June 7-8, 2017 in Washington, DC. WRAL Techwire conducted a question and answer session with Eric Gregg, who heads TechMedia with partner Scott Hedrick, to talk about the name change and the first Fusion event in June.

Fusion Conference banner on Times Square, NYC. Fusion Conference banner on Times Square, NYC.

Updated December 9, 2016

Premium Lock Does Stephen Hawking have a solution for the "most dangerous time for our planet?"

Vivek Wadhwa Stephen Hawking made a bold headline last week: "This is the most dangerous time for our planet." Is technology the main culprit?

August 25, 2016

Premium Lock Uber drivers can now officially serve Wilmington Airport passengers

Uber  Uber driver-partners are now officially authorized to pick up and rop off passengers at Wilmington International Airport.

Tags: Uber
Updated February 25, 2016

Premium Lock Cree ups LED power; 'no demons,' says FBI; Cook defends Apple stance; Uber faces troubles in France

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Cree ups power in LED bulbs; head of the FBI says there are "no demons" in the iPhone showdown with Apple; CEO Tim Cook defends Apple's stance; and Uber faces trouble in France.

Updated February 23, 2016

Premium Lock Uber defends safety; Verizon's $1.8B fiber buy; United Tech-Honeywell merger?; banning lithium battery shipments; Yahoo's review

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Uber defends its safety record after Kalamazoo shootings; Verizon is making a big fiber network buy; will United Technologies and Honeywell merge?; no lithium battery shipments by air; Yahoo's board moves ahead on analysis of company's options.

Updated January 15, 2016

Premium Lock Global platform companies valued at over $4.3 trillion

Uber Worldwide platform companies such as Amazon and Uber have a market value of over $4.3 trillion and in less than a decade expanded internationally as far as IBM did in 50 years So says the first survey of platform companies undertaken by The Center for Global Enterprise (CGE), a nonprofit research institution devoted to the study of the contemporary corporation.

Tags: IBM, Internet, Uber
Updated January 12, 2016

Premium Lock A first: App developer TransLoc, Uber team to link with public transit

TransLoc, an emerging technology development firm focused on transportation applications, is teaming with Uber to help public transit riders plan trips and then get an Uber rider to final destinations. The Triangle is one of first two markets for the service, and GoTriangle sees the partnership as a "last mile" solution for riders. Uber hails the partnership as a "first" and praises TransLoc.

Screenshot of TransLoc Rider app Screenshot of TransLoc Rider app

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