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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns following a “shareholder revolt”

By : CIOL Writers

This had been in the making for long. After six months of self-inflicted damage including controversies and scandals, Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick has stepped down from his position following intense pressure from investors, according to the New York

Uber gets sued by a rape victim for privacy violations

By : CIOL Writers

If you ask us to explain Uber’s situation, we will say, the company is currently on a bed of nails, very sharp nails. Recently the company fired Eric Alexander for obtaining and sharing the medical records of a female passenger

Amid controversies, Travis Kalanick takes an indefinite ‘leave of absence’

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After facing a spate of controversies and turmoils in professional and personal life, Uber’s CEO Travis Kalanick has decided to take leave of absence as chief executive officer of world’s most valuable startup. Kalanick, who recently lost his mother in

Uber’s board discussing leave of absence for Travis Kalanick

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In a bid to put things back on track for the embattled cab-aggregator Uber, the company’s board is mulling Travis Kalanick temporarily stepping away from his position as well as some sweeping changes to the company’s management practices, according to media

Uber fires Eric Alexander for compromising company’s privacy

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Uber is still making headlines, but not for good reasons. The ride-hailing giant has fired Eric Alexander, the president of business in the Asia Pacific for obtaining medical records of a female passenger who was assaulted during a ride in

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick apologizes for his behaviour with an Uber driver

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Well, the video says it all. And, I am sure Travis Kalanick is regretting grooving to Don’t wanna know from Maroon 5 in that taxi that night. On a more serious note, Kalanick on Tuesday said it was time for him to

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick leaves Trump’s business advisory council

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has quit Donald Trump’s economic advisory group, as first reported by Recode. Amidst raging criticism from employees and Uber customers for his decision to work directly with Trump, Kalanick sent a memo to his employees informing

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick on self-driving cars, Uber’s IPO plans and more

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Uber is the world’s most valuable private company and one of the largest ride-hailing services in the world but that isn’t sufficient for Travis Kalanick, Uber’s CEO. Uber aims for much higher realms. Speaking at the annual Vanity Fair Summit