Uber board member Arianna Huffington and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick This week on Too Embarrassed to Ask , Recode’s Kara Swisher and The Verge’s Lauren Goode invited Recode Senior Transportation Editor Johana Bhuiyan to join them for some Uber talk . Bhuiyan provided some background on the current mess Uber is in, then the trio answered write-in questions about whether Uber can recover from its current difficulties or whether it will “implode.”
You can read some of the highlights from their discussion at that link, or listen to it in the audio player below. We’ve posted a lightly edited complete transcript of their conversation.
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Lauren Goode: Kara, you and I were roommates for a couple of days at South by Southwest.
Kara Swisher: Sure, that was so delightful. Wow.
That was so fun, wasn’t it? We painted nails. We took naps. I really did take a nap. No, we did not. We did not cuddle in any way. This is what … We did not cuddle. We had two separate beds. We were cramped at the same […]