Uber’s Massive Data Play

Its vision to become ‘Amazon for transportation’ sounds a lot like establishing a monopoly

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fter replacing Travis Kalanick in August 2017, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is shifting the company’s focus. Though the company has always sought to become a world-class transportation platform, it has recently begun to describe itself as “Amazon for transportation” — an…