Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick seems unfazed during Waymo-Uber trial

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick testified on day two of the trial between Waymo and Uber.Image: Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images Known for his fiery, overly aggressive approach to business, ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick seemed laid back and calm, if maybe a bit nervous while sipping on a water bottle, when he testified in a San Francisco court on Tuesday. Kalanick appeared in U.S. District Judge William Alsup’s courtroom as part…

February 22, 2018

Here’s what the Waymo-Uber self-driving car trial is all about

Waymo took Uber to court over trade secrets the Google self-driving car company claims were stolen.Image: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images For the next three weeks the autonomous vehicle industry will be in overdrive. Waymo and Uber, the two biggest leaders in self-driving car technology, are battling it out in court. The trial over driverless car trade secrets started Monday in San Francisco’s U.S. District Court exposing some of the inner workings…

February 8, 2018