Scooter Companies Have Two Weeks to Get Off the Streets of San Francisco
The City of San Francisco just gave scooter companies Bird, Spin, and Lime an ultimatum: Get off the street and apply for a permit, or else.
The Gig Economy Workers Who Power the Scooter Ridesharing Craze for a Pittance
People are hoarding electric scooters and going into other people's homes to retrieve them.
103 Uber Drivers Accused of Sexual Assault Over 4 Years
A report by CNN uncovered 103 drivers accused of assaulting and abusing riders within the last four years.
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Ridesharing Is Making It Harder Than Ever to Commit to a One-Car Relationship
What does owning a car mean when you can hop in and out of everyone else’s?
Ride-Hailing Is Deepening Social and Economic Inequity in the US
It’s making public transit worse.
Uber Is Throwing a Tantrum and Exiting Quebec
No more Ubers for Quebecers.
Uber Won't Say Whether Its Public Transit Initiative Is Making Money
But the city loves it.
This Ridesharing App Will Get You to the Mosque Every Night Through Ramadan
MSociety, a group of Muslim youth coders, is behind the idea, which just launched in Singapore.
Uber Is Using AI to Charge People as Much as Possible for a Ride
And now critics worry about what comes next.
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.'
Uber in India
More Trouble for Uber: 100,000 Drivers in India Went on Strike
The 13-day strike is slowing down as government officials meet with ridesharing companies and their drivers. But Uber India's problems are far from over.
Why Paying For Lyft Pre-Tax Is Bad For Public Transit
Taking a Lyft to work using pre-tax dollars may sound like a good deal, but there may be tradeoffs in terms of the public good.