Bits: Tech Roundup: Another Busy Week at Uber

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Spread the loveTweet Photo Travis Kalanick, the chief executive of Uber, left, with Anthony Levandowski, a vice president of technology at Uber, whose firing was announced to staff members on…


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Uber Fires Former Google Engineer at Heart of Self-Driving Dispute

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Spread the loveTweet “Over the last few months Uber has provided significant evidence to the court to demonstrate that our self-driving technology has been built independently,” Angela L. Padilla, Uber’s…


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Judge Denies Uber’s Motion for Private Arbitration

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Spread the loveTweet In a statement, Waymo said that justification was “a desperate bid by Uber to avoid the court’s jurisdiction.” Photo John Krafcik, the chief executive of Waymo, speaking…


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Uber and Waymo Duel at Key Hearing Over Driverless Car Technology

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Spread the loveTweet On Wednesday, lawyers for Waymo argued that Mr. Levandowski had reached an understanding with Uber before he left Google. To keep that agreement secret from Google, the…


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Uber Executive Steps Back From Self-Driving Cars During Waymo Legal Fight

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Spread the loveTweetMr. Levandowski’s shift in role appears designed to shield Uber from any perception of impropriety during the litigation. But legal scholars question whether the change will be effective.…


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