TechCrunch

Uber’s head of finance is out

[ad_1] Uber’s head of finance, Gautam Gupta, is leaving the company in July, the Wall Street Journal reports. News of his impending departure comes as Uber has reported losses of $708 million. In Q1, Uber’s revenue was $3.4 billion, an 18% increase from its last quarter. Uber suffered losses of $708 million, not including employee […]

Engadget

Google’s virtual museum tours tell you more about the art

[ad_1] As the video demonstrates, just pop open Google Maps and navigate to an institution with walking tours to find clearly-marked pieces with uploaded context, along with hyperlinks out for further information. Google used its machine learning systems to visually recognize annotations, but only pieces from participating museums are included, amounting to 15,000 works worldwide. […]

Business Insider

Uber posts $708 million Q1 loss and is looking for public company CFO as Gautam Gupta leaves

[ad_1] Uber CEO Travis Kalanick REUTERS/Mike Blake Uber’s head of finance is leaving the company, giving the ride-hailing startup the tricky task of trying to fill two high-level holes in its leadership team as it grapples with multiple scandals and bleeds hundreds of millions of dollars in red ink every quarter. Uber lost $708 million, excluding stock compensation expenses, […]