The ride-hailing company's IPO is a bet on a future in which the global market for on-demand services explodes.
A lot of software developers, according to an unprecedented new analysis.
Before his death, an American historian laser-scanned the Paris cathedral. Now his work could be the key to restoring the building after the devastating fire this week.
It’s not because the company actually makes any money.
Thanks to its IPO, Lyft—which lost $978 million in 2018—is now worth a very large sum of money. Here’s why.
Shared e-scooters have returned to the Bay Area. But is regulation enough to make them work in the long term?
Waymo is preparing to launch self-driving taxis. But the people tending them may be the most important part of the system.
Local governments can try to ban the plastic straw now, but they can’t do a thing about the vast system that’s attached to it.
Ride-hailing companies are diversifying away from their core business, but right into more direct competition.
Apps like Waze, Google Maps, and Apple Maps may make traffic conditions worse in some areas, new research suggests.
The blockbuster Silicon Valley case settled, clearing the way for the development of more self-driving cars.
That’s what a new study from Uber’s self-driving-truck team says, and a variety of trucking experts think they might be right.
A symbol of the industry's reach takes its place in San Francisco's skyline just as Americans begin to reckon with the power of Silicon Valley's companies.
Hurricane Irma has laid waste to the state's electricity, affecting more than 10 million people. Now what?
If you believe them, there will be a lot of self-driving cars on the road by 2020.
We should investigate the many ways hackers could disrupt self-driving cars before we begin deploying them.
Attitudes about autonomous vehicles are positive in the UK and Australia. But in the U.S., people are more paranoid.
A journey into the mysterious origins of the pre-arranged table.
Music is embedded in the streets, like the streets are embedded in the music.
It takes 15 seconds, and you'll never miss a game you want to see.
A computer was once a human who computed; how long until "a driver" is a machine that drives?