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Will Uber Employees Strike it Rich or Remain on the Sidelines?

With a $10 billion investment from Softbank finally underway and their collaboration with NASA on urban air mobility, Uber employees may very well be on the road to some serious wealth. If you think that aerial autos are still a figment of your imagination, NASA’s knowledge and technical leadership should help get Uber’s flying taxis Read More

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Amidst Scandals, Softbank Invests Billions in Uber

Will this Investment Keep Ridesourcing on the Road? The Japanese internet and communication tech organization, Softbank Group, has agreed to make a multi-billion dollar investment into Uber.  Softbank and San Francisco-based Dragoneer Investment Group will initially drop a direct investment of $1 billion. They will also buy up to $9 billion worth of shares from Read More