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Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
Uber reports Q4 revenue of $3B, up 24% YoY, gross bookings of $14.2B, up 37% YoY, and adjusted EBITDA losses of $842M, up 88% YoY and 60% QoQ   —  Uber on Friday released its latest quarterly financials, likely its last before formally filing to go public. showing continued growth and investment in areas like UberEats.
Feb 15, 2019, 1:28 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / New York Times:
CB Insights identifies 50 startups that might become unicorns, many of them niche software startups focused on farming, banking, and life sciences   —  Uber and Airbnb were part of an early generation of tech start-ups that quickly reached $1 billion in value.  The up-and-coming generation is looking very different.
Feb 13, 2019, 12:55 PMIn context
Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat:
Uber releases Ludwig, an open source AI toolbox built on top of TensorFlow that allows users to train and test AI models without having to write code   —  Want to dive earnestly into artificial intelligence (AI) development, but find the programming piece of it intimidating?  Not to worry — Uber has your back.
Feb 11, 2019, 12:20 PMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
Overview of how Facebook's open source projects, including Cassandra, GraphQL, the Open Compute initiative, PyTorch, and React, have changed computing   —  OVER THE PAST 15 years, Facebook has changed the way we keep in touch with friends, how we feud with family members, how we think about privacy …
Feb 10, 2019, 8:30 PMIn context
Tim O'Reilly / Quartz:
Hoffman and Yeh's “Blitzscaling” offers practical advice for startups but presents a lot of revisionist history and ignores the perils of VC-fueled hypergrowth   —  The pursuit of monopoly has led Silicon Valley astray.  —  Look no further than the race between Lyft and Uber to dominate the online ride-hailing market.
Feb 9, 2019, 5:30 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
JUMP says more than 63,000 people took 625,000 rides on its bikes in San Francisco in the past year and each bike saw an average of seven rides per day   —  In the past year, more than 63,000 people took 625,000 rides on JUMP bikes in San Francisco, JUMP announced today.
Feb 8, 2019, 1:35 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Forbes:
Uber exec Jason Droege and CEO Dara Khosrowshahi talk about Uber Eats, which research shows has grown from 3% of US food delivery market in 2016 to 24% in 2018   —  hen early investors were pitched on Uber's original plan for a car-service app in 2008, it wasn't until the second-to-last slide …
Feb 7, 2019, 7:55 AMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Research: US riders who used both Uber and Lyft in Q4 2018 accounted for ~1/3 of the companies' ride-sharing revenue; 15% of revenue was from Lyft-only riders   —  Customers are shopping between the two ride-hail leaders and taking the car with the better price.  —  Ride-sharing customers are becoming less loyal.
Feb 7, 2019, 12:50 AMIn context
Kirsten Korosec / TechCrunch:
Ike, the autonomous trucking startup founded by three veterans of Apple, Google, and Uber ATG, raises $52M Series A led by Bain Capital Ventures   —  Redpoint Ventures, Fontinalis Partners, Basis Set Ventures, and Neo also participated in the round.  Bain Capital Ventures partner Ajay Agarwal has joined Ike's board.
Feb 5, 2019, 9:05 AMIn context
Lauren Feiner / CNBC:
Slack says it has submitted a confidential draft filing to go public with the SEC   —  - The business chat provider is just one of several tech IPOs expected in 2019, including Uber, Lyft and Airbnb.  —  Slack confidentially filed to go public, according to a press release published Monday.
Feb 4, 2019, 12:07 PMIn context

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