Tag: uber

Tech

Uber’s Ultimate Success Could Depend on Uber Eats

1 year ago

Uber Eats has proven that it has the runway to generate a significant portion of Uber's overall revenue, but food delivery is a volatile business. The service may be winning big contracts with McDonald's and Starbucks, but that isn't necessarily translating into more profits.

Tech

7 Things Uber’s IPO Filing Reveals About Uber Eats

1 year ago

Thanks to its parent company's IPO filing, we're finally learning more — officially — about the food delivery giant and how it expects to grow.

Operations

Uber Wants to Deliver Your Restaurant Takeout by Drone

2 years ago

Great for the suburbs, perhaps, but downright silly for cities.

Tech

A GrubHub Driver May Help Determine the Future of the Gig Economy

3 years ago

Up to this point the gig economy has depending on shifting all the blame and responsibility to its users and providers. Cases like this may force it to take some responsibility both for its actions and for its front-line workers.

Operations

Uber Is Crushing the Funding Dreams of U.K. Food Rival Deliveroo

3 years ago

We're not sure food delivery is in Uber's long-term interests as it faces so many battles on so many fronts. So while loosing out on a few hundred million in funding is no fun, so is being saddled with a massive valuation that you will never ever live up to no matter how many lamb curries you deliver.

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8.12.2014: Trends in NYT / On-Demand

6 years ago

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1.28.2014: Chefs+Uber / Streaming

7 years ago