In The New York Times Tech-specialists Farad and Mike comment on a number of IT- and tech-events, one of them being Uber. Scroll to the end of the column, where Farhad says : But let’s leave today’s tech giants — and your dinner plans — aside for a bit. Instead let’s talk about tomorrow’s giant: Uber. As you reported, the ride-sharing company settled a long battle in California and Massachusetts this week over the legal status of its drivers. So does this finally put to rest the controversy over Uber’s practice of keeping its drivers as contractors rather than employees?
• It’s not really a victory for Uber.