Uber enlists outside help to improve wheelchair-accessible rides

On

Uber enlists outside help to improve wheelchair-accessible rides SIPA USA/PA Images Uber has found itself in hot water multiple times over its lack of wheelchair-accessible vehicles (WAVs), and now it’s teaming up with another company in order to better serve passengers with…

Advertisements

The Boring Company’s LA tunnel is poised for December opening

On

The Boring Company’s LA tunnel is poised for December opening The Boring Company The Boring Company’s traffic-dodging LA test tunnel might truly be able to give people free rides this December. Company chief Elon Musk has revealed on Twitter that he’s just…

Uber offers $10 off Election Day rides to polling stations

On

Uber offers $10 off Election Day rides to polling stations Uber is one of several tech companies trying to make sure you’re doing your civic duty by getting out to the polls on November 6th, as it’s offering a $10 discount on…

Uber will introduce a ‘clean air fee’ to all London rides

On

Uber will introduce a ‘clean air fee’ to all London rides CPG Photography Ltd Uber has been consistently vocal about its green aspirations. From electric scooters to its own EV charging networks, the company’s eco-friendly ambitions reached a pinnacle last year when…

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 675 rides the multi-camera and gaming trend

On

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 675 rides the multi-camera and gaming trend Qualcomm It’s only been almost a quarter since Qualcomm launched its Snapdragon 670 mid-range chipset, but today, the company is already bringing out a slightly beefier Snapdragon 675, which is clearly designed with…

Lyft Concierge lets businesses schedule flexible rides

Lyft Concierge lets businesses schedule flexible rides

On

Lyft Concierge lets businesses schedule flexible rides Lyft’s Concierge service, which opened up to all businesses earlier this year, lets companies and organizations hail rides for their customers, patients and employees. While it lets those businesses offer an additional service, it’s not…

Lyft will offer free rides on Election Day in November

On

Lyft will offer free rides on Election Day in November Lyft wants to help you do your civic duty, so it’s giving away free and discounted rides on November 6th. The ride-hailing firm has an existing free ride program for emergency situations…

Lyft and Aptiv complete 5,000 self-driving rides in Las Vegas

On

Lyft and Aptiv complete 5,000 self-driving rides in Las Vegas Lyft’s experiment with paid self-driving rides in Las Vegas appears to be going as smoothly as you might hope. Lyft and its partner Aptiv have revealed that they’ve completed 5,000 autonomous trips…

Lyft offers Avis rentals to drivers who don’t own cars

On

Lyft offers Avis rentals to drivers who don’t own cars , Lyft drivers now have another major choice if they want to offer rides without buying their own cars. The ridesharing service has struck a deal that will have the Avis Budget…

The Biggest Waves in the World, Explained

On

The Biggest Waves in the World, Explained, Forecasting technology and surfer experience create record rides on the planet’s biggest breakers — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com , Continue reading . . . Chris Dixon, , http://rss.sciam.com/sciam/technology, Scientific American: Technology, Science news and technology…

Waymo test will provide rides to and from public transportation

Waymo test will provide rides to and from public transportation

On

Waymo test will provide rides to and from public transportation, Waymo announced today that it’s partnering with the Phoenix area’s regional public transportation authority, Valley Metro, in order to explore whether self-driving vehicles are an effective way to get people to and…

Lyft challenges Chicago residents to dump their cars for free rides

On

Lyft challenges Chicago residents to dump their cars for free rides, Today, Lyft announced a new program called Ditch With Lyft. The ridesharing company is encouraging Chicago’s car owners to stop driving their cars for a month and switch instead to using…

Uber lets riders pay with Venmo

On

Uber lets riders pay with Venmo, Uber riders in the US can now pay for their rides with Venmo. Starting today, users will see a “Pay With Venmo” option next to one for Apple Pay. This could make it easier for anyone…

Uber trials cheaper rides for people who are willing to wait

On

Uber trials cheaper rides for people who are willing to wait, There are times when you need to get an Uber right away, even if it’s at a peak hour and prices are through the roof. But there are times when you…

Google Maps for Android no longer books Uber rides

On

Google Maps for Android no longer books Uber rides, Google added the ability to book Uber trips directly through Maps at the start of 2017, but it appears that this convenience was short-lived. The search firm has quietly pulled direct Uber booking…