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Janet Morrissey / New York Times:
A look at on-demand medical startups in the US like Heal and The I.V. Doc, which are helping users get treatment for nonemergency problems at home or work   —  Businesses can deliver everything on demand, from dinner to dry cleaning.  Some will even show up at your door to give you cupcakes or walk your dog.
Mar 3, 2019, 12:30 AMIn context
Sara Salinas / CNBC:
Lyft S-1: 2018 revenue of $2.2B up 100% YoY, gross bookings of $8.1B from 1B+ rides, loss of $911M, up 32% YoY, 39% market share in the US, up from 22% in 2017   —  - In Lyft's long-awaited IPO prospectus, the Uber archrival says its share of the market has grown to 39 percent.
Mar 1, 2019, 11:52 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Uber is in advanced talks to acquire its Dubai-based rival Careem, valuing the company at $3B, in a deal that could be announced in the coming weeks   —  - Dubai-based Careem may be valued at about $3 billion in a sale  — Companies may be ready to announce a deal in the coming weeks
Feb 28, 2019, 1:13 PMIn context
Fred Imbert / CNBC:
Lyft will give long-serving and highly active drivers an up to $10,000 bonus in cash or stock equivalent at its IPO price; report: Uber plans a similar bonus   —  - Uber's plan would give some drivers either a cash bonus or the option to use that money to buy shares at the IPO price, the report says.
Feb 28, 2019, 8:25 AMIn context
Grace Dobush / Fortune:
BMW and Daimler merge 14 services into five joint ventures including Reach Now for multimodal services, Free Now for ride-hailing, and Share Now for car-sharing   —  When Daimler and BMW announced a plan to fuse carsharing services Car2Go and DriveNow in March 2018, it was largely …
Feb 22, 2019, 9:35 AMIn context
Aditi Shrivastava / The Economic Times:
Sources: Uber Eats is in the final stages of negotiations to sell its India business to rival Swiggy, which raised $1B in last December, in return for 10% stake   —  Stock swap deal may give Uber Eats around 10% in rival, expected to close by March  —  In what would be one of the most …
Feb 21, 2019, 11:35 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
DoorDash says it has raised $400M in new VC funding at a $7.1B post-money valuation, up from a $4B valuation in August   —  On-demand food delivery company DoorDash has raised $400 million in new venture capital funding at a $7.1 billion post-money valuation.
Feb 21, 2019, 4:35 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based on-demand delivery startup, has closed a $300M funding round split into two tranches, says it has been valued over $1B for some time   —  Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics startup, has closed a $300 million Series D round as it seeks expansion across Asia.
Feb 20, 2019, 8:45 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Uber and GM's Cruise open source their self-driving car visualization software, a rare move in the hyper-competitive autonomous world   —  ‘See’ the world of a self-driving car with these free web portals  —  By now you've probably seen those top-down graphical images of a self-driving car …
Feb 19, 2019, 3:18 PMIn context
Ananya Bhattacharya / Quartz:
In the rivalry between Uber and Ola in India, Ola is relying on global expansion and acquisitions while Uber is using innovation to solve local problems   —  This post has been updated.  —  Six years into their fierce rivalry in India, call-taxi majors Ola and Uber are still trying …
Feb 18, 2019, 6:40 AMIn context

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