Toyota-Uber places automakers in rival ride-sharing alliancesWed, 25, May 2016
Toyota's investment in Uber Technologies has drawn the battle lines between the world's largest automakers, which have now solidified partnerships with competing ride-hailing apps in the burgeoning field of on-demand transportation.
Toyota, Uber form ride-sharing allianceTue, 24, May 2016
Toyota is partnering with Uber to explore ride-sharing opportunities and will make a strategic investment in the company. It is the latest in a wave of high-profile partnerships between carmakers and ride-sharing services as technology disrupts the way consumers get around.
The Google alum polishing GM's Maven car-sharing brandFri, 20, May 2016
Zafar Razzacki's resume -- which includes a stint at Google and a few tech startups -- screams Silicon Valley, not Detroit. But a year ago GM lured him to lead marketing and user experience for a new "personal mobility" brand called Maven that includes a car-sharing program.
Uber gives glimpse of latest self-driving prototype carThu, 19, May 2016
Uber is finally giving the world a peek at the car it's using to test self-driving technology. The ride-hailing pioneer posted a photo of a hybrid Ford Fusion outfitted with a variety of sensors and high-resolution cameras to gather mapping data while honing autonomous driving capabilities.
Rebranded L.A auto show stresses mobility over metalMon, 16, May 2016
A rebranded Los Angeles Auto Show will look beyond the traditional sheet-metal introductions by automakers and incorporate disparate elements of the mobility movement, including car designers, tech startups, government officials, dealers and venture-capital investors.
Apple, in blow to Uber, invests $1B in China ride-hailing service DidiFri, 13, May 2016
Apple is investing $1 billion in Didi, giving the Chinese ride-hailing startup a powerful ally and dealing a blow to Uber as it tries to build its business in the country.
5 things to know about DidiFri, 13, May 2016
Apple is investing $1 billion in Chinese ride-sharing service Didi Chuxing, which dominates Uber Technologies in the world's biggest market. Here are five things to know about Didi:
GM and Lyft to test self-driving Chevy Bolt taxis, report saysThu, 05, May 2016
General Motors and Lyft will reportedly begin testing self-driving Chevrolet Bolt taxis on public roads within a year.