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Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
JUMP says more than 63,000 people took 625,000 rides on its bikes in San Francisco in the past year and each bike saw an average of seven rides per day   —  In the past year, more than 63,000 people took 625,000 rides on JUMP bikes in San Francisco, JUMP announced today.
Feb 8, 2019, 1:35 PMIn context
Biz Carson / Forbes:
Uber exec Jason Droege and CEO Dara Khosrowshahi talk about Uber Eats, which research shows has grown from 3% of US food delivery market in 2016 to 24% in 2018   —  hen early investors were pitched on Uber's original plan for a car-service app in 2008, it wasn't until the second-to-last slide …
Feb 7, 2019, 7:55 AMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Research: US riders who used both Uber and Lyft in Q4 2018 accounted for ~1/3 of the companies' ride-sharing revenue; 15% of revenue was from Lyft-only riders   —  Customers are shopping between the two ride-hail leaders and taking the car with the better price.  —  Ride-sharing customers are becoming less loyal.
Feb 7, 2019, 12:50 AMIn context
Kirsten Korosec / TechCrunch:
Ike, the autonomous trucking startup founded by three veterans of Apple, Google, and Uber ATG, raises $52M Series A led by Bain Capital Ventures   —  Redpoint Ventures, Fontinalis Partners, Basis Set Ventures, and Neo also participated in the round.  Bain Capital Ventures partner Ajay Agarwal has joined Ike's board.
Feb 5, 2019, 9:05 AMIn context
Lauren Feiner / CNBC:
Slack says it has submitted a confidential draft filing to go public with the SEC   —  - The business chat provider is just one of several tech IPOs expected in 2019, including Uber, Lyft and Airbnb.  —  Slack confidentially filed to go public, according to a press release published Monday.
Feb 4, 2019, 12:07 PMIn context
Sara Ashley O'Brien / CNN:
As NYC's driver minimum wage law goes into effect, Uber increases its prices, and Lyft sues NYC's Taxi and Limousine Commission and says prices will increase   —  New York (CNN Business)Uber and Lyft customers will have to pay more for their rides as a result of the first-of-its-kind driver minimum wage law in New York City.
Feb 1, 2019, 10:25 PMIn context
Axel Bugge / Reuters:
Uber and Cabify to suspend services in Barcelona after local taxi protests and government ruling that they can pick up passengers only after a 15-minute delay   —  MADRID (Reuters) - Ride-hailing companies Uber and Cabify are to suspend their services in Barcelona in response …
Jan 31, 2019, 1:10 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Starting in Denver, Uber adds a public transportation option, including real-time bus and rail info, with plans to expand elsewhere over the coming months   —  Starting with Denver, Uber aims to become a one-stop shop for all modes of transportation  —  Uber customers who live in Denver …
Jan 31, 2019, 12:25 PMIn context
Alison Griswold / Quartz:
The GOP-majority National Labor Relations Board voted that van drivers for Texas-based SuperShuttle are independent contractors, a win for companies like Uber   —  Buried by news of the US federal shutdown ending was a government decision that has staggering implications for Uber and companies like it.
Jan 27, 2019, 9:30 PMIn context
Jane Zhang / South China Morning Post:
Didi says its global ride-hailing network had 550M users, over 31M drivers, and covered more than 1,000 cities around the world in 2018   —  - Following scandals, Didi has focused on safety overhauls, including in-trip audio recordings by passengers and drivers and in-car panic buttons
Jan 26, 2019, 11:00 PMIn context

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