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Honolulu Considers Cap on Ride Hail Surge Prices

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The Honolulu city council this week voted to cap how much Uber, Lyft and other ride hailing companies can surge their prices during peak hours, putting in question the future of the services in the city. The measure won approval 6-3 in the city council on Wednesday, the Honolulu Star …

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Uber Adding Safety Features to App

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Uber is adding features to its app aimed at keeping riders feel safer, and announced a former Homeland Security secretary will lead its board of safety advisors. “Helping keep people safe is a huge responsibility, and one we do not take lightly, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said in a blog …

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Uber Still Holds Hope for Autonomous Cars

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Uber Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said this week that the company still believes it has an important role in the future of autonomous vehicles, and that driverless cars will be an important part of the future of the company. Khosrowshahi’s remarks were the first extensive ones on the future of …

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The Lede, Interesting News in Emerging Industries

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The Lede, Wednesday, April 11, 2018 By David Royse Good Afternoon The LEDE A quick roundup of interesting news in emerging industries today Boehner “Evolves” in Thinking on Cannabis, Joins Marijuana Company Former House Speaker John Boehner, who opposed de-scheduling cannabis as an illegal narcotic during his political career, has …

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