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Uber’s head of European policy Christopher Burghardt has quit

Christopher Burghardt, former head of European policy and communications at Uber. Twitter/DWNRW Uber has reportedly lost yet another senior executive, with the company’s head of European policy and communications leaving to join electric vehicle charging network company Chargepoint. Christopher Burghardt joined Uber in September 2016, meaning he has been with the company for little over […]

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REPORT: UberEats on target to post $3 billion in sales in 2017

A self-employed UberEats food delivery courier. REUTERS/Neil Hall Uber’s food delivery service has quickly grown into a huge operation that’s creating billions of dollars in sales for the San Francisco-headquartered company. UberEats accounted for 8-10% of Uber’s global gross bookings in the second quarter, according to sources cited by The Financial Times on Monday that […]

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Oxford professor warns MPs that Berlin and Paris would love to have DeepMind post-Brexit

Professor Michael Wooldridge.UK Parliament Professor Michael Wooldridge, the head of computer science at Oxford University, warned a group of MPs on Tuesday that Brexit could be an issue for DeepMind. The British artificial intelligence (AI) lab — acquired by Google for £400 million in 2014 — has many highly skilled workers that come from overseas, […]