Former Uber CEO Began 'Squirming On The Floor' In Response To Video Of Him Berating A Driver

Remember a year ago when a video emerged of former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick berating a driver? When Kalanick learned the clip had been published online, he “...literally got down on his hands and knees and began squirming on the floor.” That’s just one of a litany of anecdotes strung together in a stirring feature on…

Let’s All Laugh At This Horrible Dumb Idea For Uber To Merge With Tesla

Uber has problems. It doesn’t actually make money, it’s getting sued over alleged tech theft from Google, it’s plagued with a garbage culture and saw the departure of its founder and CEO bro Travis Kalanick this summer. But one early angel Uber investor has a (bad) idea to save things: merge with Tesla! That will do…

Uber's Internal Investigation Reveals It's Everything You Hate About Silicon Valley

For a company that’s said to be worth almost $70 billion, an internal report on Uber’s workplace culture depicts the eight-year-old company as a disorganized mess—one haphazardly concocted and operated as if inside a frat house—than the high-tech mobility and transportation company it purports to be.

Uber CEO Temporarily Leaving Company Following The Death Of His Mother (Updated)

Ahead of the announced findings of an internal probe into Uber’s workplace culture, the company’s CEO, Travis Kalanick, reportedly told employees that he’s temporarily stepping down to grieve for his mother. Amid the sea of scandals that has shaken Uber for months, Kalanick’s mother tragically passed away last month…

Watch Uber’s CEO Be A Dick To An Uber Driver When Confronted About Pricing (Update)

It hasn’t been a stellar month for Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, between the sexual harassment allegations at Uber HQ, the generally precarious state of the company’s finances, and a lot more. But an in-car video, obtained by Bloomberg, is a solid black eye for the 40-year-old CEO. The six-minute clip captures Kalanick…