Lyft
Lyft is becoming a one-stop transportation app in these 3 cities  TechCrunch · 16 hours
Lyft is turning its app into a one-stop multimodal transportation app in a few U.S. cities, the latest illustration of its transformation from ridesharing startup to... more
Changing consumer behavior is the key to unlocking billion dollar businesses  TechCrunch · 2 days
In the summer of 2012, I had just learned of a new service where a driver would pick you up in their own car, not a... more
Report: Morgan Stanley lands coveted Uber IPO role  TechCrunch · 3 days
The investment bank is said to be leading Uber's IPO, expected in the first quarter of 2019. JPMorgan, meanwhile, has reportedly been hired to lead Lyft's offering. more
Here’s how Lyft envisions self-driving cars communicating with pedestrians  TechCrunch · 3 days
The question of how self-driving cars will interact and communicate with humans is one that has come up before, but the answer is still up in the air. Google has... more
Lyft is making it easier for people in food deserts to access groceries  TechCrunch · 3 days
Access to healthy food is particularly difficult in food deserts — areas where more than 40 percent of households don’t have access... more
Uber's Dominant Size May Rob Smaller Lyft of Its IPO Oxygen  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Uber and Lyft both submitted confidential IPO filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last Thursday, suggesting that their public offerings could take place... more
Uber's reported IPO filing puts it in same lane as Lyft - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Both Uber and Lyft appear to be on pace for a public offering in the first three months of 2019. more
Lyft’s going public, Uber’s eyeing Bird, Utah’s tech scene and trade tensions  TechCrunch · 7 days
Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week we had Connie Loizos in... more
Apple Watch 4 gains EKG, Lyft to go public video - CNET  CNET · 7 days
In today's big tech stories, Apple's wearable becomes a better health tool and Lyft files for an IPO. more
Lyft Races to Leave Uber Behind by Filing for Its IPO  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
Ride-hailing company Lyft Inc beat bigger rival Uber Technologies in filing for an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday. more
Contentful raises $33.5M for its headless CMS platform  TechCrunch · 1 week
Contentful, a Berlin- and San Francisco-based startup that provides content management infrastructure for companies like Spotify, Nike, Lyft and others, today announced that it has raised a $33.5 million Series D funding... more
Lyft files confidential IPO plans with SEC - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The ride-hailing service is in another race with rival Uber. more
Lyft heads for initial public offering  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Lyft says it's confidentially submitted a draft registration statement for a proposed IPO of its shares more
Lyft files IPO documents with SEC  TechCrunch · 1 week
Lyft has filed a draft registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for its long-awaited initial public offering, Lyft wrote in a press release today. However, the exact timing of the offering is unclear.... more
Pixel gets memory updates, Waymo's self-driving service is go video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The Pixel's multitasking problems may be all over. Meanwhile, Uber and Lyft get competition thanks to Waymo's new ride-hailing service. All that, the city... more
Uber, Lyft Drivers Guaranteed Minimum Wage By New York City's New Rules  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
New York is the first American city to adopt minimum pay for app-based drivers, according to the Independent Drivers Guild. more
New York’s Taxi and Limousine Commission approves minimum wage rules for app-based drivers  TechCrunch · 1 week
The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission has approved new rules that set a minimum hourly wage of $17.22 (after expenses)... more
New York commission votes to increase minimum wage for Uber, Lyft drivers  THE VERGE · 1 week
The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission voted on Tuesday to set a minimum pay rate for drivers who work for app-based companies... more
Superpedestrian’s follow-up to the Copenhagen Wheel is a ride-sharing scooter  THE VERGE · 1 week
Superpedestrian, which you might remember from the Copenhagen Wheel, is getting into electric scooter ridesharing. But... more
Lyft debuts new bike design as it completes Motivate acquisition - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
The ride-hailing company says it'll add thousands of bikes in communities without access to transportation. more
Lyft’s pink-wheeled shareable bikes will be available to rent soon  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Today marks the close of Lyft's acquisition of Motivate, the New York City-based mobility company that owns a number of shareable bike services, like Citi Bike, Ford GoBike,... more
Lyft launches default tipping, rating protections and more to keep drivers happy  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Until autonomous vehicles are here, ride-hailing companies like Lyft and Uber have to attract and retain human drivers if they hope to sustain their... more
Lyft adds driver-friendly features including default tipping option  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Lyft is making it easier for riders to tip their drivers, with new features for the Lyft app that allow... more
Uber Rewards wants to take the wind out of Lyft's sails - Roadshow  CNET · 4 weeks
Unlike Lyft, Uber's program has different tiers and perks associated with them. more
Uber launches rider loyalty Rewards like credits & upgrades 9 cities  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Uber’s new loyalty program incentivizes you not to check Lyft or the local competitor. Riders earn points for all the money they spend on Uber and... more
WATCH: Uber and Lyft to face competition from Waymo  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Google's Waymo driverless ride service is set to launch in the coming months. more
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Apple is shutting down Apple Music’s rarely-used Connect feature
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The Galaxy S10 looks like this, according to leaks and renders - CNET
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Google Assistant gaining Australian and British voices on Android, Home, Smart Displays
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Review: The Honor Play is a decent low-priced gaming phone without the unnecessary fanfare [Video]
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YouTube Music now features Top 100 songs and music videos from YouTube Charts
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[Update: Now available] OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition goes official w/ 10GB RAM, 30W Warp Charging, costs $699
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Best Movies of 2018: Gadgets 360 Staff Pick Their Favourite Movies of the Year
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Apple takes three spots on Adweek’s 25 best ads of 2018 list
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A new trailer for Star Trek: Discovery ups the stakes for season 2
THE VERGE
Russian robot thought to be real turns out to be man in suit
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Netflix’s Tidelands was tailor-made for a nudity-based drinking game
THE VERGE
See Marvel's Avengers: Endgame trailer in Lego - CNET
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[Update: Now available] Tony Hawk’s Skate Jam arriving on iOS next week, pre-orders open now
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Netflix testing instant replay feature, but viewers say it’s distracting
9to5Mac
Gris is like a stunning animated movie that you can play
THE VERGE
Watch the brilliant Geminid meteor shower celebrated by today’s Google Doodle
THE VERGE
Apple-backed tech group drafts US privacy bill
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Philips finally fixes the single most annoying thing about Hue lights
9to5Mac
Bieber fans help YouTube Rewind become 'most disliked'
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