‘No more brilliant jerks’- Arianna Huffington ushers in the new Uber

While Huffington doesnt want to be Ubers next CEO, shes been putting in the hard yards trying to turn the companys tarnished reputation around The next Uber CEO will be charged with sweeping up multitudes of corporate sins. In their in-tray will be a daunting array of problems and issues to resolve following the completion…

Kalamazoo Driver Who Killed Six People Files $ 10 Million Lawsuit Against Uber

( Reuters) – The Uber driver in Michigan charged with murdering six people last month in a shooting spree has filed a $10 million federal civil rights lawsuit against the ride-sharing company, saying that it is Uber’s fault he is in prison, court records show. Jason Dalton, 45, filed the two-page, handwritten lawsuit against Uber…

How did Thumbtack win the on-demand services marketplace?

Earlier today, the services marketplace Thumbtack held a small seminar for 300 of its best gig economy workers at an event space in San Francisco. For the nearly ten-year-old company the event was designed to introduce some new features and a redesign of its brand that had softly launched earlier in the week. On hand,…

Unroll.me head ‘heartbroken’ that users found out it sells their inbox data

Email service developed a side business after it was acquired by Slice in 2014 selling aggregated data about users to apps they were unsubscribing from The chief executive of email unsubscription service Unroll.me has said he is heartbroken that users felt betrayed given the fact that his company monetises the contents of their inbox by…