In your pocket is something amazing: a quick and easy way to summon a total stranger who will take you anywhere you'd like. In your hands is something equally amazing: the untold story of Uber's meteoric rise and the massive ambitions of its larger-than-Late founder and CEO.
Before Travis Kalanick became famous as the public face of Uber, he was a scrappy, rough-edged, loose-lipped entrepreneur, Now, he's also combative, relentless, and non-fisted against competitors. At the helm of Uber global behemoth worth $69 billion, Kalanick has inspired both admiration and loathing as he's Hosted government regulators, thrown the taxi industry into a tailspin, and stirred controversy over possible exploitation of drivers. And there's still more in stores like other Silicon Valley icons such as Steve Jobs and Elon Musk, he's always focused on the next disruptive innovation and the world to conquer
Wild Ride is the first truly inside look at Uber's global empire. Veteran journalist Adam