Ridesharing Apps

Report: Uber to Require Drivers, Riders to Wear Face Coverings

As countries begin to relax lockdown measures, Uber ramps up its safety measures.

Stephanie Mlot

· 2 min read

Lyft Drivers Earn Extra Cash Transporting Food, Supplies for Charities, Businesses

Essential Deliveries gets meals and home and medical necessities to government agencies, nonprofits, businesses and healthcare organizations.

Stephanie Mlot

· 2 min read

Uber, Lyft Suspend Shared Rides Option to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Both companies have decided to hit pause on offering a carpooling option to prevent the spread of the coronavirus among passengers.

Michael Kan

· 2 min read

Uber Shuts Down Its LA Office and Reportedly Lays Off 80 People

The ride-hailing giant has reportedly culled more than 1,000 workers since going public last May.

Charlie Wood

· 2 min read

Uber Experiment Lets California Drivers Set Their Own Fares

The bidding system allows them to increase fares up to five times the price set by Uber

Rachel England

· 2 min read

Toyota Invests $349 Million in Flying Taxi Startup

The startup, Joby Aviation, is developing a piloted, five seat eVTOL

Christine Fisher

· 2 min read

What It's Like Inside Uber's Innovation Space

The company's Advanced Technologies Group's new office fosters collaboration inside and out of work.

Hayden Field

· 4 min read

Uber Error Charges Riders 100 Times More Than the Original Price

Moving the decimal point has caused some issues.

Georgina Torbet

· 2 min read

Uber Will Test Its Flying Taxis in Melbourne

Uber also considered Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Paris, Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Tokyo and Sydney.

Mariella Moon

· 2 min read

Uber Copter's $200 Flights Launch in NYC on July 9th

For now, flights run from Lower Manhattan to Kennedy Airport.

Richard Lawler

· 2 min read