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Lyft Launches Scooter Biz in Denver

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Lyft launched its scooter business in Denver on Thursday, the first market for the company as it expands beyond ride-hailing and into other means of transportation. Lyft is one of a handful of companies to receive permits from city officials to operate a dockless scooter or bike-share business. TechCrunch   …

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Honolulu Considers Cap on Ride Hail Surge Prices

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The Honolulu city council this week voted to cap how much Uber, Lyft and other ride hailing companies can surge their prices during peak hours, putting in question the future of the services in the city. The measure won approval 6-3 in the city council on Wednesday, the Honolulu Star …

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Lyft Putting Driverless Cars on Streets in Vegas

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You can get a Lyft in Vegas in a self-driving car. Lyft started offering a limited number of rides to the general public in 30 autonomous cars on May 3 as part of a partnership with Aptiv, which makes the cars’ self-driving platform. “With Aptiv’s autonomous driving technology deployed throughout …

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Disruption Notes, March 17

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Notes from the Age of Disruption LedeTree A compilation of stories from around the web about companies and people disrupting markets and the way we live Lyft Is testing a Netflix-style monthly subscription. The Verge Uber Is in talks with Toyota on selling its self-driving tech to other companies. Reuters Uber Plans …

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Lyft Testing Monthly Subscription Plan

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Lyft is testing monthly subscription plans for high-frequency users, a sign that the company is shifting toward a Netflix or Spotify model for transportation. Andrew J. Hawkins | The Verge The terms of the subscription models seem to vary, but appear targeted at users who spend up to $450 on …

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Lyft, Magna to Partner on Autonomous Cars

Lyft Says It Has a Deal With Magna International To Develop and Build Driverless Cars for its Network and Anyone Else LedeTree Magna International and Lyft announced this week they will collaborate on developing and manufacturing self-driving systems that will be used in a Lyft ridesharing fleet, but will also …

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