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Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Autonomous vehicle startup Nuro and Kroger begin testing a grocery delivery service in Scottsdale, Arizona, starting today   —  Self-driving car startup Nuro is ready to put autonomous vehicles on the road in partnership with Kroger to deliver groceries in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Aug 16, 2018, 11:15 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber's Q2 2018 financials: revenue rose 51% YoY to $2.7B as adjusted EBITDA losses widened to $404M, up from $304M in Q1; gross bookings rose 41% YoY to $12B   —  While Uber isn't required to disclose its financial results, Uber has done so for past few quarters as it gears up to go public next year.
Aug 15, 2018, 3:08 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Dashcam maker Owl raises $10M Series A1, led by Canvas Ventures, bringing total funding from Series A round to $28M   —  Owl, the two-way dash cam founded by a team of ex-Apple and Dropcam executives, has secured a $10 million Series A1 round led by Canvas Ventures.  This brings Owl's total funding to $28 million.
Aug 14, 2018, 12:05 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Fintech startup Even Financial, which offers Twilio-style APIs for services like real-time pricing and credit pre-approval, raises $18.8M Series A   —  Even Financial, a fintech startup that connects the disparate entities of the financial services industry, recently raised a $18.8 million Series …
Aug 7, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Bird is launching a pilot program of its electric scooter service in Paris Tuesday with about 100 scooters followed by Tel Aviv in the coming weeks   —  Electric scooter startup Bird, the one worth $2 billion, is going international.  This does not come as a surprise given TechCrunch's June report …
Aug 1, 2018, 1:40 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber says it hit 10B completed trips across rides and deliveries on June 10, roughly a year after reaching 5B trips   —  Last month, Uber hit 10 billion completed trips across rides and deliveries, the company announced today.  This comes about one year after Uber hit five billion trips.
Jul 24, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
San Francisco says it expects to issue permits for its 24-month electric scooter pilot program sometime in August, selecting from 12 applicants   —  The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is still reviewing the 12 applications from companies to operate electric scooters in the city.
Jul 20, 2018, 12:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber partners with Cargo, which makes boxes of items such as gum, phone chargers, and snacks, to help drivers sell goods to their passengers   —  Uber has teamed up with Cargo, a startup that makes it easy for ride-share drivers to sell goods to their passengers.
Jul 19, 2018, 11:20 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber says its drivers have earned $600M+ in tips since it added tipping to its app a year ago; tipping grew 30% after introducing mid-trip tips in May   —  Since finally launching in-app tipping for drivers last year, Uber has facilitated more than $600 million worth of payments in tips to its drivers.
Jun 21, 2018, 12:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
In first diversity report since Damore memo, Google says its employees were 30.8% female, 2.4% black, and 3.5% Latinx in 2017, barely increasing from 2016   —  The company has the hardest time retaining black and brown employees  —  Google has released its first diversity report since …
Jun 14, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context

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