Lyft and Uber Want to Fund Better Roads...for Lyft and Uber
Rideshare companies are investing in public infrastructure, but only when it helps their bottom line.
Can a Ridehailing App Be Ethical?
Via pays its drivers more than any other company, focuses on environmentally friendly practices, and wants to decrease traffic congestion. But is there a catch?
Uber and Lyft Are Officially Part of the Healthcare System
Lyft, Uber and other rideshare companies say they can save our healthcare system lots of money. But at what cost?
Uber Is Sweating NYC’s New Rideshare Minimum Wage
The new rules for app-based rideshare companies could mean $10,000 more for drivers every year.
China Suspends Carpool App After Two Passengers Murdered
Hitch, run by rideshare app Didi Chuxing, has been shut down for the time being.
An Amish Guy Started His Own Horse-and-Buggy 'Uber' Service
But don't try to find him on the app.
Private Transport Monopolies Will Be Bad for Everybody
Lyft’s rumored acquisition of bikeshare company Motivate isn’t about improving mobility.
Startups Want to Use the Blockchain to Take Our Data Out of Uber's Hands
Plenty of blockchain startups are overhyped, but some see transportation as an area where they can thrive.
This Is Uber’s Terrible Response When Someone Steals Your Ride
When this rider asked for a refund for a ride stolen out from under her, Uber initially declined, saying: 'we will likely not see eye-to-eye.'
This Town Considered Starting a Bus Line But Will Just Pay Uber Instead
Public transit goes private.
3000 Ubers Could Replace NYC’s Entire Taxi Fleet
There’s just one catch.
Uber and Lyft Drivers Discriminate Against African-Americans and Women
The study counters one of the big selling points of app-based ride-hailing services—namely, that people can get rides on demand no matter the color of their skin or their appearance.