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Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
In the coming weeks, Facebook Fundraisers will eliminate platform fees, which are 4.3% in the US, for personal causes, such as medical needs, vet bills, more   —  Despite Facebook being under fire for everything pertaining to Cambridge Analytica, the company still hopes to be able to do some good.
Apr 27, 2018, 9:00 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Lyft says its drivers have earned $500M+ in tips since the company was founded in 2012; tip averages up 8% YoY in 2017 due to app encouraging higher tip amounts   —  Lyft drivers have earned more than $500 million in tips to date, Lyft announced today.  Since fleshing out tip functionality …
Apr 16, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Peer-to-peer car-sharing marketplace Turo raises $12M from American Express Ventures and Sumitomo Corporation to close a $104M Series D   —  Peer-to-peer car-sharing marketplace Turo has officially closed a $104 million Series D round.  This comes following a $12 million investment …
Apr 16, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber rolls out redesigned app for drivers that identifies areas with the best fares, starting in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and about 10 cities worldwide   —  Uber is rolling out a new app for drivers starting today.  The hope with the redesign is to make it easier for drivers to access the information …
Apr 10, 2018, 3:00 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber acquires bike-sharing startup JUMP, source says for ~$200M; JUMP will continue running independently   —  Uber has acquired bike-sharing startup JUMP for an undisclosed amount of money.  This comes shortly after TechCrunch reported that JUMP was in talks with Uber as well as with investors regarding …
Apr 9, 2018, 10:00 AMIn context
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Apr 4, 2018, 6:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Uber is shutting down UberRUSH, its on-demand business delivery service for items weighing less than 30 pounds, ending services on June 30   —  Uber is closing the doors on its on-demand package delivery service for merchants, RUSH, in New York City, San Francisco and Chicago, TechCrunch has learned.
Mar 30, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Airbnb adds 21 accessibility filters to help people find lodgings that have step-free entry to rooms, entryways that can accommodate a wheelchair, and more   —  Airbnb has made some changes to its platform in order to make it easier for people with disabilities to find accommodations that suit their needs.
Mar 15, 2018, 5:00 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
Facebook partners with Lyft, Chase, Save the Children, and others to bolster its Community Help efforts by offering more information on food, transport, shelter   —  Facebook is amping up its Community Help efforts, now enabling companies like Lyft, Chase, International Medical Corps and Save …
Feb 15, 2018, 12:00 PMIn context
Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch:
A district court judge has ruled that Grubhub properly classified a California delivery driver as an independent contractor   —  A few months after hearing closing arguments in the Lawson v. Grubhub case, Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley has ruled Raef Lawson, the plaintiff …
Feb 8, 2018, 5:05 PMIn context

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