If you thought Uber already won the battle for supremacy in taxi apps, think again. Spanish rival Cabify just finished a funding round that packed $12 million more in its war chest, which it seeks to use in order to expand into more Latin American cities.
A Somerville man charged with two rapes more than a decade ago worked as an Uber driver while awaiting trial — despite spending more than a decade on the lam — and one ride-share critic said a fingerprint background check may have raised a red flag.Yves C. Goin, 40, is accused of raping two women at Massachusetts Maritime Academy while he was a cadet there in the fall of 2002. He is set to go on trial in Barnstable Superior Court in August.
Angry French Uber drivers have created their own Uber
Angry French Uber drivers have created their own Uber. For months, it seemed as if taxi unions and regulations would pose the biggest threat to Uber's expansion in France. Widespread protests crippled major cities earlier this year, and a recent court...
Uber, Lyft: Cab drivers don’t have legal authority to challenge D/FW’s transportation rules. Uber and Lyft have been picking up passengers at Dallas/Fort International Airport since Aug. 1, and they have no intention of pulling out just because cab drivers think their presence…
Lyft defies predictions by continuing to grow as a rival to Uber. It's Saturday night in San Francisco's Mission District. Two women stand outside a dive bar in the December chill, looking at their phones. Two Toyota Priuses pull up to the sidewalk.
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