Uber exec "misspoke" about startup (non)acquisition
Uber chief product officer Jeff Holden recently told the following to a conference audience (video at 13:00):
But Uber never actually bought Carnegie Robotics, although its CTO did leave for Uber before returning to Carnegie Robotics earlier this year. Instead, Carnegie Robotics was, and remains, an independent company. An Uber spokesman tells Axios that Holden "misspoke."