Opinion: Uber investors finally see the costs of treating drivers as employees, and the stock is falling

Uber Technologies Inc. has spent and fought to keep its drivers from becoming classified as employees instead of contractors, and investors finally … Opinion: Uber investors finally see the costs of treating drivers as employees, and the stock is falling

Toyota has acquired Lyft’s self-driving division

In an effort to get self-driving cars to market faster, Lyft is taking its autonomous vehicles division out of the running. A subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corp., Woven Planet Holdings announced Tuesday it had acquired Lyft’s self-driving division, Level 5. The $550 million deal follows a playbook that is becoming familiar in the autonomous vehicle…Continue reading “Toyota has acquired Lyft’s self-driving division”