Here’s a Fresh Reminder How Uber and Other Gig-Economy Giants Use Data to Get Their Way With Cities

Fast Company – January 9, 2017

Last night, news broke that Uber will share some of its coveted data about traffic patterns and routes with city officials. While the olive branch could be a boon for city planners, it’s not exactly what they were asking asking for—and it reminds us how Silicon Valley companies use their vast troves of data to maintain the upper hand with the cities that regulate them.

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