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Uber reports more than 3,000 sexual assaults on 2018 rides

One year ago   |   By ABC

More than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during U.S. Uber rides in 2018, the company said in a long-awaited safety report.
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Uber's sex assault scandal is set to wipe $1 billion from the stock

Uber's sex assault scandal is set to wipe $1 billion from the stock

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Uber is set to lose just over $1 billion from its market cap after the ride-sharing company said that roughly 6,000 sexual assault cases took place in its cars over the last two years.
At 5 a.m. in New York, Uber's stock fell 2.2% in premarket trading.
That translates to about $1.1. billion off a market cap of $48.9 billion.
In a tweet , Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said: "Doing the right thing means counting, confronting, and taking action to end sexual assault."
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Uber Releases First Safety Report on Sexual Assault

One year ago   |   By Slate

There were 1.3 billion rides in the U.S. in 2018 alone.
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday.
An Uber safety report has revealed over 3,000 sexual assaults in US rides in 2018. The ride-hailing firm's long-awaited 84-page report disclosed data on sexual assault complaints, car crashes and murders.
Google faces another major headache with a new filing claiming employees were fired for activism. A complaint has reportedly been filed with the US National Labor Relations Board, alleging that staff in Google's ad business were illegally fired.
Huawei is suing the FCC, which is trying to block it from providing equipment...
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