Uber introduces new safety features for passengers

12:25AM | Thursday, 10 December 2015 |  Users’ phone numbers will be anonymised under the new changes.

Uber partners with finance startup to get drivers on the road or in better cars

12:54AM | Wednesday, 9 December 2015 |  It’s part of Uber’s new marketplace which aims to connect current and potential drivers to vehicle rental, leasing and finance providers.

Uber ruled effectively illegal in Victoria after court fines driver

12:24PM | Friday, 4 December 2015 |  Magistrate Julian Ayres found an Uber driver guilty of operating a hire car without a commercial licence or registration this afternoon.

How this Melbourne startup partnered with Uber

12:23PM | Thursday, 3 December 2015 |  And how you can too...

How Uber and Airbnb are reducing their Australian tax bill

12:12AM | Tuesday, 1 December 2015 |  It certainly helps that the current international tax regime was developed in the last century, before the internet was invented.

Uber takes on expert safety advisors

11:14AM | Wednesday, 25 November 2015 |  Startups operating in the sharing economy are increasingly looking to combat growing security concerns.

Legalised Uber reports have “jumped the gun”, NSW Premier says

11:27AM | Monday, 23 November 2015 |  According to Baird, the issue is yet to even be looked at by state cabinet.

Uber and Airbnb to face Senate grilling over “aggressive” tax minimisation practises

11:43AM | Wednesday, 18 November 2015 |  Uber and Airbnb will take the stand at the Senate inquiry into corporate tax avoidance today in Sydney as part of the global push to boost transparency and crack down on profit shifting.

Uber says it won’t leave drivers stranded when cars don’t need them

11:08PM | Tuesday, 17 November 2015 |  Uber drivers that likely to lose their jobs with the rise of autonomous cars could be retrained by the company.

Uber drivers get a direct say in who they pick up

11:31AM | Tuesday, 17 November 2015 |  A recent update to the ride-sharing app is being spruiked as a great way for drivers to earn that last fare of the day while heading home.”