Uber paid $680 million for self-driving truck company Otto for the tech, not the trucks – Recode

If the fact that Uber acquired a self-driving trucking company for $680 million along with an agreement that included giving the company 20 percent of its trucking profits shocked you, you’re not alone. Uber and Otto aren’t exactly a natural fit. While …
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