In recent months, Lyft and Uber have been offering steep discounts to their customers in an attempt to corner more of the market before they go public.
By Thomas Maxwell
Lyft drivers who have completed between 10,000 and 20,000 rides will receive a bonus of $1,000 with the option of using the money to purchase company stock.
By Gretchen Frazee
Bird, the first of the major electric scooter companies to launch in the U.S., is valued at $2 billion, despite data that shows it likely is not making any money, yet.
By Gretchen Frazee
In New York City, an influx of vehicles using rideshare apps like Uber has caused the value of the city's taxi medallions to plummet, along with drivers' wages. This month, New York became the first U.S. city to regulate rideshare…
By Hari Sreenivasan, Laura Fong
By Tom Krisher, Associated Press
In a preliminary report on the crash, the National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday that emergency braking is not enabled while Uber's cars are under computer control, "to reduce the potential for erratic vehicle behavior."…
By Elizabeth C. Tippett, The Conversation
The California Supreme Court made it harder to classify workers as independent contractors. But it's not quite the 'game changer' some observers claim it to be.
By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press
Uber's testing was halted after police in a Phoenix suburb said one of its self-driving vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian overnight Sunday.
By Jessica Yarvin, Erica R. Hendry
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