Uber Hires A Cricket Superstar To Show India It’s Not Going Anywhere

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Why are Ola & Uber Drivers Angry in India

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Ola, Uber Strike Highlights Tough business Model Of Cab-Hailing Firms

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Shadowfax: This ‘Uber’ For Delivery Personnel Is Getting Logistics Right

Founded in April 2015, Shadowfax is an Uber of sorts for delivery personnel. Much like car drivers partner with ride-hailing companies, delivery men and women partner with Shadowfax through its Android app. It’s a freelancer model, according to Abhishek Bansal,…

Uber’s New CEO Dara Khosrowshahi’s Challenges Are Not Technological But Cultural

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This Is Uber’s Answer To Ola Play, Coming Soon To A Cab Near You

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Why Uber and Ola Drivers are Unlikely to Go on Another Strike Anytime Soon

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Uber After Travis Kalanick: The Most Valuable Startup Faces The Ultimate Test Of Its Business Model

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Ola’s Aggarwal, Bhati Lowest-Paid Unicorn Founders, Yet Raked In Millions

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After Google, Uber Launched UberEats In India

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Bored Of Zomato, Foodpanda? UberEATS Launched In India

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Uber Bites Into Tough-Nut-To-Crack Food Delivery Market

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Ola’s Cab-Leasing Arm Swings To A Loss In FY16

Ola Fleet Technologies Pvt. Ltd, the cab-leasing arm of taxi aggregator Ola, has posted a loss of Rs 13.3 crore for FY16 compared to a profit of Rs 3.9 crore the previous year, show filings with the Registrar of Companies…

Uber Is Done Giving Lucrative Incentives To Drivers In Its Fastest Growing Market

Uber is finally opening up about the ongoing cab strikes in Indian cities and publicly addressing drivers' demands. Uber, which operates in over three dozen cities in India, is far beyond the "land-grabbing" phase, Sanchit Vir Gogia, chief analyst at…

Uber Drivers Are Just An Unhappy Lot In This Country

Uber’s desperate attempt to turn India into its next big market isn’t chugging along smoothly. On top of regulatory hurdles that Uber has faced in nearly every region it operates in, the company is struggling in "right-sizing" its business model…

Uber-Reliance Jio Partnership Signals Larger Battle In Mobile Wallets

Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio’s partnership with Uber, the American cab-hailing company announced on Monday, signals a larger battle in the mobile wallet space where Paytm leads with over 160 million users. Airtel could not gather the critical user base while…

Is it End Of Road For Ride-Sharing By Uber And Ola, Over Safety, Legality Debate?

Rideshare, which allows two or more people going in the same direction to use one cab, might be a good concept, but when did a good concept come in the way of law? It has in the case of cab…

With UberEATS, Is Uber Biting Off More Than It Can Chew?

Online food delivery is a tricky space for Indian startups, what with intense competition, wafer-thin margins and a funding drought that shows no signs of a let-up. So it was a bit of a surprise when San Francisco-based Uber, the…

Flashback 2016: Uber Sharpens Focus On India After Losing China Battle

Mid-way through the year, something unexpected happened with Uber – the largest startup in terms of valuation. It gave up in the world’s most populous country. In an apparent move to stop a bloodbath in terms of losses, US-based Uber…

Funds Dried Up And Valuations Fell: The Year That Was For Startups

The biggest change for technology startups came on November 8, when the government announced its decision to ban currency notes of Rs 500 and 1,000. Suddenly technology became a large driver for commerce. While retail sales in pockets dropped up…

SoftBank Group Writes Down $555 Million In Ola, Snapdeal Investments

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp. has written down as much as 58.1 billion yen ($555 million) in two of its biggest investments in India, cab-hailing firm Ola (ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd) and e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal (Jasper Infotech Pvt. Ltd), the company…