PARIS -- Taxi drivers protesting new competition from companies like Uber and a new tax undermined their own cause with a Monday attack on an Uber car outside Paris, according to Renaud Visage, one of the passengers.
"Attacking cars blindly is not smart. It's not a good PR move," Visage, chief technology officer of Eventbrite, said in an interview with CNET a few hours after the attack. The next time Visage is returning from the Paris airport to his home, he will take an Uber car, not a taxi, he said.
"It was pretty intense," … Read more