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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.
Ankita Rao
12.5.18
rideshare

China Suspends Carpool App After Two Passengers Murdered

Hitch, run by rideshare app Didi Chuxing, has been shut down for the time being.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.11.18
Moveable

Private Transport Monopolies Will Be Bad for Everybody

Lyft’s rumored acquisition of bikeshare company Motivate isn’t about improving mobility.
Tracey Lindeman
6.7.18
Moveable

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.
Tracey Lindeman
4.5.18
Uber Fails

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.'
Samantha Cole
4.28.17
Uber Everything

This Town Considered Starting a Bus Line But Will Just Pay Uber Instead

Public transit goes private.
Jordan Pearson
4.4.17
New York

3000 Ubers Could Replace NYC’s Entire Taxi Fleet

There’s just one catch.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.2.17
RACISM

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.
Grennan Milliken
10.31.16
Paris

France’s Government-Backed Uber Replacement Should Thrill Uber

The government-backed 'Le.Taxi' isn't a real threat — yet.
Greg Sandoval
10.7.16
Uber Earth

Love in the Time of Ridesharing

Four ways Uber, Lyft, and all the others have changed the culture of dating.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.27.16
Toronto

Uber Is Facing a $400M Class Action Lawsuit in Ontario

Can Uber fend off the latest attack on its operations in Ontario?
Jordan Pearson
7.23.15
Toronto

Uber Continues to Have a Real Bad Time In Canada

Canada's largest city has taken Uber to court.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.1.15
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