PE HUB First Read

A former Uber engineer claims the company dismissed her claims of sexual harassment. And Uber CEO calls for an investigation.

Bill Gates believes that governments that use robots should be taxed.

YouTube will stop 30-second unskippable ads this year.

Social media mocks President Trump for referring to a terror attack in Sweden that never happened.

The geekiest signs from the “Stand Up for Science” rally.

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp is reportedly prepared to give up up control of Sprint to T-Mobile US Inc to clinch a merger of the two U.S. wireless carriers.

GM is said to be fielding thousands of self-driving test Bolts with Lyft in 2018.

U.S. student debt hits a new record.

Mexico economy minister warns Trump: Tariffs “will be a big mistake.”

Lawyers could be the next profession to be replaced by computers.

 

Photo: People walk past a Sprint store in New York December 17, 2012. Reuters/Andrew Kelly