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Self-Driving Cars Struggle To Recognise Dark-Skinned Pedestrians

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A new report has found sensors and cameras used in autonomous cars are better at detecting people with lighter skin tones.

Crime

Crime

Sydney Uber Driver Charged With Rape

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A rideshare driver has been charged with rape after a woman passenger was assaulted in Sydney's west over the weekend.

National

National

You Can Now Tip Your Uber Driver In Australia

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Uber has launched its in-app tipping service in Australia and New Zealand.

News

News

Uber Driver Who Picked Up Customers In-Between Murders Sentenced To Life

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Michigan man gets life without parole after going on a killing spree in 2016.

Tech

Tech

Uber Eats To Deliver Ready-To-Eat Meals From Coles In New Partnership

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Coles and Uber Eats are joining forces in a world-first partnership to deliver customers meals.

World

World

Drunk Uber Passenger Grabs Wheel As Car Speeds At 100kmh

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An Uber driver says he may never pick up passengers again after a drunk rider yanked the wheel as his car sped along a highway at speeds above 100 kilometres an hour.

Jim Stanford

Jim Stanford

Forget The New ABC Series, Here's The REAL Diary Of An Uber Driver

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The ABC recently announced plans for a new six-part television drama called 'Diary of an Uber Driver'.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Uber Driver Admits To Murdering Six Strangers Between Jobs Because He 'Wanted To'

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Crime

Crime

Alleged Carjacker Attacks Uber Driver, Gets Caught By iPhone App

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An Uber driver has been injured while trying to fend off an alleged carjacker in Adelaide.

Tech

Tech

Someone Copped 658 Uber Eats Orders This Year And That’s OK

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Uber dished out a whole bunch of stats about our 2018 Eats habits and… Wow.

National

National

Uber Passengers Left Stranded Amid Nationwide Outages

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Users of both Uber and UberEATS have reported app outages across Australia and the world, affecting user profiles and driver tracking.

National

National

Taxi Drivers To Sue Uber For Almost A Billion Dollars

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Sydney’s taxi drivers have joined forces to sue Uber for close to a billion dollars, claiming the ride-sharing giant stole their livelihoods by operating illegally in the state.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Martha Stewart Regretfully Informs Us That Uber Is CANCELLED

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Martha Stewart has been a tastemaker for longer than most Instagram influencers have been alive, and today, she's informed us that Uber is over, done, cancelled!

World

World

Driving Into Debt: Can Uber Go The Distance?

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It's no secret that seven in 10 Silicon Valley ventures go belly-up. Uber continues to lose billions and be embroiled in controversy -- so can it survive?

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Flooding Kills Dozens In Italy And Kerryn Phelps Officially Wins Wentworth

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

National

National

Rideshare Drivers Underpaid, Harassed, Sexually Assaulted: Survey

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A survey of more than 1100 rideshare drivers found 969 reports of harassment or abuse.

National

National

Uber Launches 'Safety Tool Box' Following Spate Of Alleged Incidents

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Uber has introduced an emergency assistance button as part of a suite of new safety features for Australian and New Zealand customers.

Crime

Crime

Former Uber Driver Accused Of Indecent Assault Fronts Court

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A former Uber driver will front Picton Local Court today accused of indecently assaulting his female passenger.

Tech

Tech

Uber Passengers With Bad Ratings Could Be Banned From The App

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Had a few too many rowdy moments in an Uber? That may become a problem for your chances of hitching a ride.

Tech

Tech

Ub, Ub And Away! Australia Might Be Getting Flying Ubers

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Australians may be among the first to take their morning commute to the skies with Uber's ambitious aerial ride-share service.

News

News

Statement from Uber

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Response from Uber Spokesperson

Crime

Crime

Uber Drink-Driver Caught At Twice The Legal Limit On The Job

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He has been banned from the ride-sharing app.

News

News

Women Take Back Power With All Female Rideshare

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Groped, asked for a kiss and requests for sex. These uncomfortable Uber experiences prompted an all female rideshare.

News

News

Uber Driver Charged With Indecently Assaulting Female Passenger

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An Uber driver has been charged after allegedly following a 21-year-old into her south Sydney unit complex and indecently assaulting her.

News

News

Uber Opens Up International Contest For A Third Flying Taxi City

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Uber aims to launch the new service by 2020.