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What can we learn from Cassini’s last moments? There will be some photos, but that pales compared to the data we’ll get about the composition of Saturn’s upper atmosphere. We’ve dipped our toes into it, but we haven’t had an atmospheric probe yet.

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New York Times reporter Mike Isaac is writing a book about Uber

The Uber story has crazy ambition, betrayal, sex, deceit, naked power grabs, and lots and lots and lots of money. Should be a book, right?

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Uber announces plans to electrify its London fleet by 2025

Uber’s UK operation has announced a new goal to electrify its entire London fleet by 2025. The company also says by 2019 it wants all vehicles on its uberX service (the cheapest and most popular tier) to be either fully-electric or hybrid.

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Meet Michelangelo: Uber’s Machine Learning Platform

Uber Engineering is committed to developing technologies that create seamless, impactful experiences for our customers. We are increasingly investing in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to fulfill this vision.

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Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has been offered the job as Uber’s new CEO

The board of Uber has voted and wants Expedia Dara Khosrowshahi to be its next CEO. But here is a shocking twist for those who have had to endure this awful process: He has not been officially offered the job as of 15 minutes ago, said sources.

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Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has been offered the job as Uber’s new CEO

The board of Uber has voted and wants Expedia Dara Khosrowshahi to be its next CEO. But here is a shocking twist for those who have had to endure this awful process: He has not been officially offered the job as of 15 minutes ago, said sources.

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Uber has abandoned plans to move into massive California headquarters because it needs to cut losses

Uber has abandoned plans to move into a massive building in Oakland, California and is instead “exploring several options” for the site, including a sale. But Business Insider understands the change of plan is because Uber needs to cut its losses and hit profitability.

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Uber’s business continued to improve last quarter as bookings rose 17% to $8.7 billion

Uber its losses 14 percent in the second quarter from a year ago, as the ride-hailing giant grew bookings, trips and revenue. The company posted a net loss of $645 million on revenue of $1.75 billion. Revenue this time last year was $800 million.

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Jeff Immelt has emerged as the front-runner to become Uber’s CEO

Former General Electric chairman Jeff Immelt has become the front-runner candidate to become CEO of Uber, according to numerous sources with knowledge of the situation.

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Scoop: Benchmark Capital sues Travis Kalanick for fraud

What to know: Benchmark was an early investor in Uber, and has a seat on its board of directors. It also helped spearhead the move to have Kalanick resign in June, and tensions between the two have contributed, in part, to the slow pace of finding a replacement.

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Meg Whitman says she’s not going to Uber

Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman wants everyone to know that’s not going to Uber. Bloomberg and Recode had reported that she was on the short list for the CEO spot, but she took to Twitter to make it clear that it’s not happening.

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楊偉雄稱Uber非不可行強調要合法

創新及科技局局長楊偉雄接受商台專訪時表示,從沒有說過共乘車服務Uber不可行,只是強調合法的重要性,又指當局有信心刺激香港再工業化。

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汽車工業的奇葩往事

19世紀,英國人是工業革命的先驅。以蒸汽機為標誌,英國人在機器發明的各個領域,都領先於歐洲各國。對前殖民地美國,他們技術封鎖,有膽敢泄露技術者,罰款200英鎊,蹲監1年。當時英國工業整體之先進,遠超今天已開

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Uber Posts $708 Million Loss as Finance Head Leaves

Uber Technologies Inc. said its head of finance is leaving as the ride-hailing company reported continued big losses despite increasing revenue, adding to an exodus of top officials and setting the stage for a second major executive search.

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Exclusive: Uber faces criminal probe over software used to evade authorities

SAN FRANCISCO The U.S. Department of Justice has begun a criminal investigation into Uber Technologies Inc’s use of a software tool that helped its drivers evade local transportation regulators, two sources familiar with the situation said.

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Trump and Clinton campaigns made heavy use of Uber

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The Uber Conflation

The latest Uber scandal — yes, it’s getting hard to keep track — is Greyballing. From the New York Times:

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Uber’s flying cars conference hits Dallas in April

Sen. Ted Cruz: Last night, Cruz and his family had dinner with Trump in the White House. Flashback to almost a year ago when Trump accused Cruz’s father of assassinating JFK and insulted Heidi Cruz on twitter, insinuating she was ugly.

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New Data Reveals Uber’s Economic Impact in France

We often hear about Uber’s impact in the US, but what’s going on across the pond?

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London’s new late night alternative: The Night Tube + Uber

The London Underground (or the Tube) is the mobility backbone of Greater London and last year carried more than 1.3 billion passengers [1]. But until recently, the tube did not run late at night or in the early hours.

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Why destroy Parkmerced?

by Marion Merriouns Parkmerced townhouses – Photo: J. Ash Bowie Parkmerced is a beautiful old community in San Francisco with great lakes, greenery, recreation areas, parks and a golf course, in addition to its exclusive neighborhood.

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A Lawsuit Against Uber Highlights the Rush to Conquer Driverless Cars

SAN FRANCISCO — Late last year, Uber, in defiance of California state regulators, went ahead with a self-driving car experiment on the streets of San Francisco under the leadership of Anthony Levandowski, a new company executive. The experiment quickly ran into problems.

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Reflecting on one very, very strange year at Uber

As most of you know, I left Uber in December and joined Stripe in January. I’ve gotten a lot of questions over the past couple of months about why I left and what my time at Uber was like.

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