Report: Uber used secret program to track Lyft drivers
April 14, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — A new report says Uber used a secret program dubbed "Hell' to track Lyft drivers to see if they were driving for both ride-hailing services and otherwise stifle competition.
It's the latest in a series of troubles for Uber, which is also dealing with executive departures and accusations of sexism and sexual harassment.
Only a small group of Uber employees, including CEO Travis Kalanick, knew about the program, according to a story in The Information (subscription required), which was based on an anonymous source who was not authorized to speak publicly.
The program was dis...