Menu

Lyft - News, Features, and Slideshows

News

  • No need to tighten rules on self-driving cars

    Arizona officials said on Tuesday they do not see an immediate need to tighten rules on the testing of self-driving cars in the state in reaction to a fatal accident involving an Uber autonomous vehicle.

    Written by Reuters21 March 18 09:27
  • Massachusetts examining how Uber, Lyft cater to the disabled

    The Massachusetts attorney general's office has launched an examination into how Uber and Lyft cater to people with disabilities, potentially creating more regulatory problems for the ride-hailing companies.

    Written by Zach Miners18 July 15 09:44
  • Lyft raises $530 million in latest funding round

    Lyft has raised US$530 million in its latest funding round, and plans to use the money to beef up its IT staff, expand its footprint and boost existing services.

    Written by Fred O'Connor13 March 15 03:59
  • The Best (and Worst) GPS Navigation Apps

    While doing research for a new article on why GPS-based directions consistently seem to lead me astray, I asked a group of people who use and own GPS apps and personal navigation devices (PNDs) for products they recommend, as well as insight into the current state of GPS technology. Here are some of their likes, dislikes and other general observations about the market.

    Written by James A. Martin21 Feb. 15 06:20
  • Google, Facebook, Apple spent record amounts on lobbying in 2014

    The tech industry's most influential companies spent record amounts of money on federal lobbying in 2014 despite a general drop in lobbying by most tech companies. The spending was often directed at areas away from the central business of technology, and it indicates how diverse and powerful major tech companies are becoming.

    Written by Martyn Williams22 Jan. 15 12:41
  • Need a ride? 3 ridesharing and 2 taxi apps considered

    The time to pick a ridesharing app for your phone isn't when it's dark and cold, there aren't any cabs to be had and you realize you'd really like a ride home. The time to download one is well before you need it.

    Written by Jake Widman10 Jan. 15 02:10
Computerworld
ARN
Techworld
CMO