Uber is delivering convenience store goods in D.C. — but only to wealthy neighborhoods

But the company says it plans to expand delivery zones to cover more of the city in coming weeks.

How car rationing in Beijing could help Uber’s new nonprofit ride-sharing service take off

You literally have to win a lottery to get a new car license plate in Beijing.

Seoul is planning its own version of Uber’s ride hailing app. But it wants the original banned.

Riders may love Uber, but not all cities do.

The Switchboard: Uber to face suit over death of girl hit by driver

Google's GOP connections, another possible retail credit card breach, and the other tech policy stories you need to know.

The Switchboard: California lawmakers want to halt NSA cooperation

Nebraska AG proposes anti-troll legislation and Uber defends surge pricing.

  • Timothy B. Lee
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  • Jan 8, 2014

2013 was a year for American rule breakers

Ed Snowden, Bitcoin, Uber, and same-sex couples all changed society by defying conventional wisdom.

  • Timothy B. Lee
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  • Dec 31, 2013

New Yorkers sure do love to whine about the high price of their limo service

Surge pricing is a good idea. Here's how Uber can do it without angering customers.

  • Timothy B. Lee
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  • Dec 15, 2013

Uber will deliver you kittens RIGHT NOW. (If you live in Seattle or San Francisco.)

Happy National Cat Day!

Uber brings on D.C. lobbyists. But why?

Its issues are almost entirely local. But there are still reasons to get protection in D.C.