(From BBC News)
Uber and Waymo have reached a settlement over claims Uber stole trade secrets from the self-driving company.
As part of the agreement, Uber is giving a 0.34% Uber stake to Waymo, worth approximately $245m (£177m).
Uber has also agreed not to use Waymo’s technology in its self-driving cars, though it maintains it never did.
Uber’s chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi, expressed “regret” over the way his company had handled the issue.
In a statement, he said to Waymo: “While we won’t agree on everything going forward, we agree that Uber’s acquisition of Otto could and should have been handled differently.”