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UBER’s plan for global dominance revealed in leaked document cache

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Uber’s huge global expansion was helped by the company’s ability roo leverage violent clashes with taxi drivers to evade regulation

A leaked cache of documents reveals the illegal tactics UBER used to fuel its huge global expansion.

A joint media investigation dubbed “the Uber files” found that company officials leveraged violent backlash from the taxi industry to gain public support and evade regulatory authorities.

The investigation found that Uber’s subsidised drivers threatened the taxi industry, leading to violent clashes in citires around the world.

The investigation also accuses Uber of having worked to evade regulatory investigations by leveraging technology.

Uber in a statement has acknowledged “mistakes”, but laid the blame on previous leadership under the company’s former chief executive.

“We’ve moved from an era of confrontation to one of collaboration, demonstrating a willingness to come to the table and find common ground with former opponents, including labor unions and taxi companies.”

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It comes as the ride-share app has admitted its mislead customers in regards to the “free cancellation” warnings in Australia.

Ahron Young is an award winning journalist who has covered major news events around the world. Ahron is the Managing Editor and Founder of TICKER NEWS.

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ChatGPT creator releases tool to detect A.I. generated text

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OpenAI has released a software tool that can identify if text has been generated by artificial intelligence

The company behind the popular chatbot ChatGPT says it has trained a language model to distinguish between something written by a human, and A.I.

‘AI Classifier’ uses a variety of providers to address issues such as automated misinformation campaigns and academic dishonesty.

The detection tool is very unreliable on texts under one thousand characters, and AI-written text can be edited to trick the classifier.

Many schools across the world have already banned ChatGPT from being used for projects.

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Elon Musk asks court to throw case out

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Twitter CEO Elon Musk has asked a judge in the U.S. to throw out a case against him

 
The suit claims Musk’s delayed disclosure over his large stake in the social media giant defrauded shareholders, who sold out at artificially lower prices.

Musk says investors in the proposed class action have no independent right to obtain damages.

The CEO believes he properly disclosed his stakes in Tesla and the former SolarCity Corp on several occasions, as per requirements.

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Eurostar trains empty with Brexit leading to border delays

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Eurostar boss says peak trains are empty because of post-Brexit passport delays

You can perhaps understand why British residents are becoming increasingly frustrated by Brexit.

During peak hour in London, Eurostar trains are running across the Channel with hundreds of empty places.

Around 350 of 900 seats are normally left unsold on the first services between London, Paris and Brussels despite “huge demand”.

It’s all because border police can’t process passports quickly enough.

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