• Otto Co-Founder Returning To Uber After Lengthy Negotiations

    3 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Lior Ron - the co-founder of self-driving truck startup Otto Trucking that Uber acquired in 2016 and consequently faced a high-profile trade secret theft lawsuit from Alphabet's Waymo - is returning to the San Francisco, California-based startup. The move comes following lengthy negotiations that are understood to have spanned months and were mostly aimed at reworking the terms of Uber's purchase of Otto. Mr. Ron is returning to one of the world's most valuable startups to head its trucking division called Uber Freight which effectively allows truck drivers to do freelance work, connecting...
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