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Lyft Acquires Biggest Bike-Sharing Company In The U.S.

07/02/2018, Lyft has formally entered the bike-sharing arena. The company today announced that it has acquired Motivate, the largest bike-sharing company in the United States. Motivate’s existing contracts include Citi Bike in New York City, Ford’s GoBike...

Uber Also Rumored To Be Getting Into The Scooter Game

06/08/2018, Last month it was reported that Lyft could be thinking of getting into the scooter game, and now it seems that Lyft’s rival, Uber, could also be thinking about it. This is according to a report from Axios (via CNET) who claims that Uber has submitted an...

Lyft Announces Updated App With A Bunch Of New Features

06/08/2018, All apps need a little overhaul every now and then to make it easier to use and to incorporate new and useful features to keep their users satisfied. For those who are using Lyft, the company has announced that they will be introducing an updated app that...


Lyft’s Latest Update Removes Its Apple Watch App

05/29/2018, While the Apple Watch might be one of the best-selling smartwatches in the market today, there is a somewhat worrying trend in which we’re seeing more big name companies and developers drop support for the device. For example back in 2017 Google Maps...

Lyft Spending $100 Million On New Network Of Driver Hubs

05/23/2018, Ride-sharing service Lyft has decided to expand its network of driver hubs and it has earmarked $100 million for this purpose. The driver hubs will provide a wide variety of services to those who are driving on the Lyft platform. They will be able to get...

Lyft Reportedly Looking To Launch Scooter Service In San Francisco

05/21/2018, Ride hailing services using cars is pretty common in many parts of the world, but in some parts of the world, such as Southeast Asia, ride hailing services using motorcycles is also common. Take for example over in Thailand where instead of regular taxis,...

Walmart’s Grocery Delivery Service With Uber & Lyft Will Be Ending

05/08/2018, A couple of years ago, Walmart announced a partnership with Uber and Lyft in which they would be testing out the idea of using ride-hailing services to delivery groceries. It made sense since Uber already has UberEats, so grocery delivery didn’t really...

Lyft May Decide To Enter Japan’s Ride-Hailing Market

04/11/2018, Lyft is Uber’s main competitor in the United States but the latter is in a league of its own globally. Lyft doesn’t have the kind of international footprint that Uber does and it’s going to take it a very long time to get to where Uber...

Lyft Testing Monthly Subscription Plans For Frequent Travelers

03/16/2018, Are you someone who travels using Lyft often? Maybe 20-30 trips a month? No doubt that this will add up in terms of costs, but it looks like Lyft might have a plan to help make things slightly more affordable as the company has confirmed that they are now...

Lyft Expanding Self-Driving Car Partnership With Aptiv

01/17/2018, Ride-sharing Lyft teamed up with self-driving technology company Aptiv to demonstrate autonomous driving at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 in Las Vegas last week. The pilot program involved BMWs retrofitted with all of the kit required for autonomous...

Lyft Will Demonstrate Self-Driving Cars In Las Vegas Next Week

01/02/2018, Lyft is one of the many companies that’s a player in the self-driving car space. It recently launched a pilot program in Boston to showcase the technology in partnership with nuTonomy. Lyft is expanding its partnership to nuTonomy’s parent...

Lyft Can Now Test Self-Driving Cars On California’s Public Roads

11/22/2017, California has already allowed several companies to test their self-driving cars on the state’s public roads and it has now added another to the list. Ride-sharing service Lyft has now been allowed to test its autonomous cars on public roads in...

Lyft’s First International Market Is Toronto, Canada

11/13/2017, The ridesharing service Lyft has announced that it’s finally expanding beyond its home market of the United States. The company has confirmed that the first international market of its ridesharing service is Toronto, Canada. The service will be...