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Atlanta Woman Jumps Out of Moving Lyft Car When Driver Refuses to Stop
Atlanta Woman Jumps Out of Moving Lyft Car When Driver Refuses to Stop

5 Jun 2019, 13:14 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The rider says she felt unsafe when she realized the driver was taking unnecessary turns, chose to act on her instinct when he wouldn’t pull over

 
Woman, Daughter Jump Out of Moving Car During Terrifying Lyft Ride
Woman, Daughter Jump Out of Moving Car During Terrifying Lyft Ride

16 May 2019, 14:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Stephanie Brown from Duncanville, Texas, recalls strange incident when a different person showed up at the wheel of the car in the app description

 
Drunk Man Takes Wrong Lyft to The Wrong House in The Wrong Town
Drunk Man Takes Wrong Lyft to The Wrong House in The Wrong Town

25 Jan 2019, 12:14 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A Falmouth man got into another man’s Lyft and passed out until they arrived in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. He then tried to get into stranger’s home believing it to

 
Ford, Uber and Lyft Data to Help Cities Reduce Congestion and Emission Levels
Ford, Uber and Lyft Data to Help Cities Reduce Congestion and Emission Levels

27 Sep 2018, 07:01 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The SharedStreets data platform now has the commitment of Ford, Uber and Lyft. All three will contribute key info to help cities better plan their streets.

 
Installing Uber or Lyft Is Now a Legal Punishment for Drunk Drivers in Ohio
Installing Uber or Lyft Is Now a Legal Punishment for Drunk Drivers in Ohio

19 Jun 2017, 12:16 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Getting caught driving under the influence in Painesville, Ohio, might grant you a meeting with a very smart man. You'll recognize him: he's the one in the robe

 
Study Shows People Don't Trust Uber or Lyft for Developing Self-Driving Tech
Study Shows People Don't Trust Uber or Lyft for Developing Self-Driving Tech

24 May 2017, 13:18 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A comprehensive research carried out in five different countries shows who people trust the most with coming up with the best in-car AI

 
Waymo and Lyft Confirm Self-Driving Car Deal, Uber Better Watch Its Back
Waymo and Lyft Confirm Self-Driving Car Deal, Uber Better Watch Its Back

15 May 2017, 16:51 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Waymo, Google's spin-off focused on self-driving car technology, has signed a partnership with Lyft. The ride-hailing company will get a shot at Uber's business

 
Over 8,000 Uber and Lyft Drivers Fail Background Checks In Massachusetts
Over 8,000 Uber and Lyft Drivers Fail Background Checks In Massachusetts

9 Apr 2017, 18:01 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / New background checks introduced in Massachusetts have taken about 8,200 Uber and Lyft drivers off the roads. They had passed the company's reviews

 
Lyft Settles California Lawsuit For $27 Million, Drivers Are Not Employees
Lyft Settles California Lawsuit For $27 Million, Drivers Are Not Employees

18 Mar 2017, 14:18 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A class action lawsuit filed by Lyft drivers in California was meant to get them to be considered company employees. It was settled for $27 Million

 
3,000 Ride-Sharing Cars Could Satisfy NYC's Need for Taxis, Free Traffic
3,000 Ride-Sharing Cars Could Satisfy NYC's Need for Taxis, Free Traffic

3 Jan 2017, 18:33 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / An MIT study shows that a little over 20 percent of the current number of taxis in New York City could do the job if people were OK with sharing a ride

 
Lyft Finds It Cute That a Driver Worked Minutes Before Giving Birth
Lyft Finds It Cute That a Driver Worked Minutes Before Giving Birth

23 Sep 2016, 20:43 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Lyft's blog is about as interesting as a nail in the foot. And when they do try to make it exciting, they come up with disturbing stories such as this one

 
Lyft Co-Founder Says Americans Will Not Drive Personal Cars In Cities In 2025
Lyft Co-Founder Says Americans Will Not Drive Personal Cars In Cities In 2025

19 Sep 2016, 10:02 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / John Zimmer, the co-founder of Lyft, believes that American ownership of cars in cities will be obsolete by 2025, and everyone will roll in driverless cars

 
General Motors Will Launch Its First Fully Autonomous Car Through Lyft
General Motors Will Launch Its First Fully Autonomous Car Through Lyft

20 Jul 2016, 12:16 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / General Motors' first fully autonomous vehicle will also be a fully electric model. The American automaker intends to launch the car with Lyft, its partner

 
Lyft Offers Users Chance To Ride In Hero Car Of Ghostbusters, The Ecto-1
Lyft Offers Users Chance To Ride In Hero Car Of Ghostbusters, The Ecto-1

30 Jun 2016, 11:42 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Popular ride-sharing app Lyft has signed a deal with Sony Pictures which will offer free rides in the Ecto-1 in five US cities. Ghostbusters fans should apply

 
Uber and Lyft Drivers Might Soon Be Moving Onions and Cheese around Town
Uber and Lyft Drivers Might Soon Be Moving Onions and Cheese around Town

3 Jun 2016, 09:43 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / From taxi drivers to delivery boys: a partnership with Walmart might see Uber and Lyft drivers fill their trunks with groceries

 
Uber's Self-Driving Car Gets Its First Official Photo, Looks Menacing
Uber's Self-Driving Car Gets Its First Official Photo, Looks Menacing

20 May 2016, 14:29 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Unlike its number one rival, Lyft, the world's largest hail-riding company chose to develop its own self-driving technology

 
GM's Maven Car Sharing Program Reaches 1 Million Miles Driven, Adds More Cities
GM's Maven Car Sharing Program Reaches 1 Million Miles Driven, Adds More Cities

19 May 2016, 16:20 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / GM is happy to announce that its car sharing program developed with Lyft has reached a total of one million miles driven. Now available in more cities

 
Lyft to Partner GM in Testing Autonomous Taxis on the Road in One Year
Lyft to Partner GM in Testing Autonomous Taxis on the Road in One Year

5 May 2016, 17:35 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / General Motors and Lyft aren't exactly new partners, but this latest venture of theirs is something to keep an eye on: autonomous taxis on the street in a year?

 
Uber's Chinese Rival Still Dominates Local Market, Wants to Expand
Uber's Chinese Rival Still Dominates Local Market, Wants to Expand

25 Feb 2016, 10:23 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Ever hear of Didi Kuaidi? It's Uber's Chinese rival and it dominates the local market. They want to expand to other countries and eventually defeat Uber

 
Danica Patrick Becomes Undercover Lyft Driver, Goes All NASCAR on Her Passengers
Danica Patrick Becomes Undercover Lyft Driver, Goes All NASCAR on Her Passengers

18 Feb 2016, 23:20 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Some Lyft rides are more entertaining than others and we're here to show you what happens when racing driver Danica Patrick takes the wheel and abuses it a bit