Using ride-hailing services full-time would mean avoiding the hassles of owning a car. But it could cost less, too – depending on how you value your time otherwise spent behind the wheel.
Uber’s business model suggests something has to give – either its imperial ambitions or its presence in markets which hold it to account.
Using technology and rhetoric, ride-hailing companies manage to dictate drivers while simultaneously creating the illusion of equal relation.
A rebellion against the technology which triggered the industrial revolution changed the way we understand technology.
Why Uber needs to address the values that are embedded in its technological success.
How the ride-sharing company responds to a licence refusal in the UK capital will show if its culture has genuinely changed.
Economic inequality and distrust in government is causing outbreaks of violence on South Africa's streets.
When people get locked into the gig economy, it adversely affects other areas of their lives, from health to housing
Indonesia revised a regulation on ride-hailing services to ensure fair competition. But the government has yet to address the job insecurity issues that drivers face.
Whether or not food delivery workers feel exploited is irrelevant, because they have few other options.
It hasn't been a good round of earnings for Silicon Valley's big names.
Effective organisations encourage self-control, good process, proper discussion and are more driven by growth mindsets than unrealistic performance metrics.
It's time for Australia's personal injury insurance schemes to start preparing for change.
Not only did trade union membership peak in the 1970s – so did their way of doing things.
The online game of geocaching shows there are ways to create value online that are not purely financial.
We all miss out when corporates keep themselves to themselves.
Today's manifestations of the gig economy are tilted in favour of too few beneficiaries, and are not built to last.
Australians have a history of putting pragmatism over principle.
Digital social innovations are often associated with positive meanings, like openness and collaboration. But to better define the concept, it's essential to disentangle it from its positive aura.
The CEO gets out as investor power triumphs.