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Lyft's Biggest Rollout Takes It to 50 New Cities
Lyft

Lyft's Biggest Rollout Takes It to 50 New Cities

It's almost done with its expansion plans for 2017.
Gig Economy Platforms Are Creating A New Class of Entrepreneurs
gig economy

Gig Economy Platforms Are Creating A New Class of Entrepreneurs

Gig work, whether in preference to corporate jobs or because full time work is lacking, is absorbing an ever-growing portion of the labor force.
Dan Blacharski
Uber Founder Resigns From Trump Council. Read His Full Text Explanation.
Trump & Business

Uber Founder Resigns From Trump Council. Read His Full Text Explanation.

Travis Kalanick said he needed to realign himself with an Uber company value: 'Be Yourself.'
Entrepreneur Staff
Is Vocally Opposing President Trump Risky Business?
Social Media

Is Vocally Opposing President Trump Risky Business?

Brands that oppose Trump policies on social justice grounds have, so far at least, not suffered any significant loss of customer support.
Samuel Edwards
Lyft Co-Founder Says on 'The Daily Show' That Future Cars Will Be 'Rooms on Wheels'
Lyft

Lyft Co-Founder Says on 'The Daily Show' That Future Cars Will Be 'Rooms on Wheels'

John Zimmer shares his predictions for transportation 10 to 20 years from now with Trevor Noah.
Rose Leadem
How Uber and Lyft Get Drivers on the Road on Busy Nights Like New Year's
Uber

How Uber and Lyft Get Drivers on the Road on Busy Nights Like New Year's

Because they can't assign shifts to workers, ride-hailing companies use a variety of incentives to lure out their contract workers.
Lydia Belanger
How to Report Your Taxes as an Uber Driver
Entrepreneur Network

How to Report Your Taxes as an Uber Driver

If you do it in a smart, strategic way, you can save a lot of money.
Mark J. Kohler
What Driving for Lyft Taught Me About Community and the Sharing Economy
Sharing Economy

What Driving for Lyft Taught Me About Community and the Sharing Economy

Making a human connection is as important as making a living. There is a new economy emerging that combines the two.
Shayna Smilovitz
Lyft Replaces Glowstache With Amp Dashboard Light
Lyft

Lyft Replaces Glowstache With Amp Dashboard Light

The ridesharing service is shaving off its iconic pink mustache.
How Uber Drivers Might Be Ripping You Off
Ridesharing Apps

How Uber Drivers Might Be Ripping You Off

Have you ever wondered why your ride cost more than you thought it should?
Lydia Belanger
Lyft: Say Goodbye to Private Car Ownership by 2025
Lyft

Lyft: Say Goodbye to Private Car Ownership by 2025

John Zimmer sees ridesharing as 'the ultimate subscription service.'
3 Ways On-Demand Companies Can Stay Within the Law
Sharing Economy

3 Ways On-Demand Companies Can Stay Within the Law

The Department of Commerce has hinted at regulations for on-demand businesses. Here's how to prepare.
David Adams
Lyft Carpool Runs Out of Gas
Lyft

Lyft Carpool Runs Out of Gas

According to reports, not enough people were using Lyft's carpool service to make it worthwhile.
U.S. Judge Dismisses Challenge to Seattle's Uber, Lyft Union Law
Unions

U.S. Judge Dismisses Challenge to Seattle's Uber, Lyft Union Law

Seattle last year became the first U.S. city to pass a law giving drivers for ride-hailing apps, as well as taxi and for-hire drivers, the right to collectively negotiate on pay and working conditions.