Uber & Lyft

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The Ultimate Guide to Austin’s Uber & Lyft Alternatives

In May 2017 residents of Austin, TX voted to uphold legislation passed by the Austin City Council which required a gradual strengthening of ride-sharing...
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Have Uber and Lyft’s Departures Doomed Austin’s Tech Future?

Editorial by Alyssa Connolly, The Zebra What’s Happening with Uber and Lyft in Austin? On May 7, Austinites collectively voted against Prop 1, a set of...

Why a Man Started a Ride-sharing Company Just for Women

This week, a ride-sharing service primarily for and by women will launch in Boston. Chariot for Women was founded by ex-Uber driver, 41-year-old Michael...
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Ride-sharing vs. Ride-hailing: What’s the Difference?

In the last seven years, Uber and others of its breed have not only ushered in new and innovative modes of transportation, but new...
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Ridesharing’s Unexpected Danger? Aggressive Passengers

When ridesharing first came on the scene, potential customers wondered if they’d be safe: the idea of getting in a car with strangers who...
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Uber’s New Competitor Could Transform the Ridesharing Market

Meet Juno, the latest four-letter ridesharing service on the scene. With plans to launch this spring, Juno hopes to stand apart by prioritizing driver...
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Love in the Lyft Line

Dan Nainan met his current love, Amy, during a shared uberPOOL to the San Francisco airport this past summer when the two struck up...
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How Uber Helps Get Gramps to the Doc

Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft are seemingly everywhere. They’re beginning to make headway in small towns across the U.S. and beyond, and even...
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