The relationship began to crumble as Uber invested in self-driving cars, a key area of interest for Google, and Google began to experiment with ride-sharing, Uber's bread and butter.
Reuters in September reported investment talks between the companies.
Original story (9/15): Uber-rival Lyft may soon be getting a huge infusion of cash from Google parent company Alphabet.
Last year, Alphabet executive David Drummondstepped down from the Uber board.
Lyft has a self-driving partnership in place with Waymo, too - the company announced the alliance back in May, around its open platform for autonomous vehicle technology. This year, the two companies have faced off in court over allegations Uber used self-driving auto technology stolen by a former Google employee.
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Google Photos Can Now Recognize Pets, Much Better For Sorting
Then the app will spot snaps of the same dog or cat, say, each time they are photographed so they can be put in their own folder. This will make it even easier for you to search for your pet dog named Lucky in your photos for future reference.