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Uber Reports Rebound in 2022 First-Quarter Outlook, Stock Up More Than 6 Percent
Uber Reports Rebound in 2022 First-Quarter Outlook, Stock Up More Than 6 Percent

8 Mar 2022, 08:29 UTC / Uber reported a rebound on its 2022 financial outlook, the ride-hailing company is looking forward to a strong after airport bookings went up 50%

 
Lime Launches New Generation of E-Bikes, They're Worth $50M and Come With Upgrades
Lime Launches New Generation of E-Bikes, They're Worth $50M and Come With Upgrades

13 Jan 2022, 10:41 UTC / Lime launches its new, $50 million-worth generation of e-bikes. The new fleet brings some upgrades to the table, such as swappable, interchangeable batteries

 
Soventem Introduces the Race-Car-Inspired EV of Tomorrow, With Instant Curb Appeal
Soventem Introduces the Race-Car-Inspired EV of Tomorrow, With Instant Curb Appeal

18 Sep 2021, 03:55 UTC / British startup is eyeing a March 2024 launch of the “ultimate” EV, which will be available for private use and car sharing, in 2 and 4-seater configurations

 
This German Multi-Purpose EV Waves Goodbye to Fast Chargers, Promises Great Range
This German Multi-Purpose EV Waves Goodbye to Fast Chargers, Promises Great Range

6 Sep 2021, 06:04 UTC / A mobility startup in Germany developed a versatile EV with an innovative battery swapping system that could revolutionize transportation.

 
Rolla Self-Driving Pod Proposes a Very Elegant Alternative to Public Transport
Rolla Self-Driving Pod Proposes a Very Elegant Alternative to Public Transport

5 Mar 2021, 11:02 UTC / Less crowded, half-open, all-smart pod can be used both for mass transport and private rides, would not require additional infrastructure for either

 
The Cadillac Autonomous Pod Is So Cadillac It Even Has a (Virtual) Fireplace
The Cadillac Autonomous Pod Is So Cadillac It Even Has a (Virtual) Fireplace

13 Jan 2021, 07:15 UTC / The latest PAV concept might be box-shaped, but it’s the kind of vehicle you will never want to leave - not even when you’ve reached your destination

 
Concept Bubble Autonomous Pods Imagine a Future in Which Humans Reclaim the City
Concept Bubble Autonomous Pods Imagine a Future in Which Humans Reclaim the City

1 Jan 2021, 11:45 UTC / Design student Chuan Jiang looks to soap bubbles to imagine a driverless pod that would help “re-socialize our streets,” enhance natural communication

 
Newton-Rider Bike Helmet Is Soft but Hard, Quite Instagrammable
Newton-Rider Bike Helmet Is Soft but Hard, Quite Instagrammable

19 Oct 2020, 14:05 UTC / Made of compounds of Visco-Elastic and Non-Newtonian soft-impact absorbing materials, this helmet is foldable, reusable and actually chic

 
e-Scooter Modded to Go 3 Times the Legal Speed in Norway
e-Scooter Modded to Go 3 Times the Legal Speed in Norway

19 Oct 2020, 06:19 UTC / Norway police seize speeding e-scooter in Oslo, remind owners of regulations regarding the speed of such vehicles, which can't exceed 20 kph (12.4 mph)

 
e-Scooter That Turns Itself Off the Second You Mount a Pavement Comes to the UK
e-Scooter That Turns Itself Off the Second You Mount a Pavement Comes to the UK

6 Oct 2020, 11:37 UTC / The UK approved limited legislation of e-scooters, is now trying to keep them out of pedestrian zones and heavy traffic with new ride-share trial

 
Cute Citroen Ami in Custom Livery Has a Mission Bigger Than Its Tiny Footprint
Cute Citroen Ami in Custom Livery Has a Mission Bigger Than Its Tiny Footprint

3 Sep 2020, 09:27 UTC / Some 100 Ami vehicles will be included in the Free2Move car-sharing fleet, but 20 of them stand out for their livery designed to reflect the districts of Paris

 
The MIT Autonomous Bicycle Is a Regular Bike That Becomes Self-Driving Trike
The MIT Autonomous Bicycle Is a Regular Bike That Becomes Self-Driving Trike

18 Aug 2020, 13:04 UTC / The traditional bicycle becomes a trike in autonomous mode, taking itself to the docking station, to charge or the next rider

 
Spree Looks Like the Perfect Movie to Make You Swear Off Ride-Sharing
Spree Looks Like the Perfect Movie to Make You Swear Off Ride-Sharing

12 Aug 2020, 13:38 UTC / Starring Joe Keery from Stranger Things, the horror comedy / satire takes on the influencer culture, using a ride-share vehicle as the background

 
Unagi All Access Promises the Tesla of e-Scooters Minus the Hassle and the Germs
Unagi All Access Promises the Tesla of e-Scooters Minus the Hassle and the Germs

6 Aug 2020, 11:49 UTC / Unagi launches private scooter subscription, promising the best of both worlds: ride-sharing and ownership of a premium product

 
Ford Goes into the Electric Scooter Sharing Business By Taking Over Spin
Ford Goes into the Electric Scooter Sharing Business By Taking Over Spin

8 Nov 2018, 15:02 UTC / Ford on Thursday said it acquired San Francisco-based star-up Spin as a means to enter the electric scooter sharing market.

 
Mercedes-Benz Launches ViaVan Ride Sharing Service in London
Mercedes-Benz Launches ViaVan Ride Sharing Service in London

14 Apr 2018, 08:43 UTC / Mercedes-Benz's partnership with Via expands to Europe, where the carmaker will offer ride sharing services in two cities,

 
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 / 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

 
Uber Faces $7.3 Million Fine in California
Uber Faces $7.3 Million Fine in California

17 Jul 2015, 09:48 UTC / Ride-sharing app Uber faces a suspension in California as well as a hefty fine of $7.3 million due to refusing to provide data for the CPUC