4 stories about Uber
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The gig is up: Customers paying the price for the sharing economy

14.01.24|Viki Auslender
From Uber, to Airbnb, to Wolt. The "disruptive technology" companies promised an easy and shiny new life using cheap money. However, once interest rates rose, services that were once efficient, cheap and aesthetic have become complicated, expensive and unattractive
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One star rating: Is this the end of the road for Uber and the like?

18.05.23|Viki Auslender
After 15 years of grandiose promises, huge investments and IPOs, Uber, Lyft and DoorDash still aren't making a profit
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The fast & the spurious: Failures of Tesla, Amazon and Google testify to the motives behind the scenes

21.02.23|Viki Auslender
Tesla's autonomous driving is causing accidents, Amazon is killing small merchants, and Google's chatbot is wrong. The hasty launches and uncontrolled expansion indicate that it is not "innovation" that drives these companies, but short-term profits