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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...

Uber & Lyft To Test Designated Pickup Spots In San Francisco

11/09/2017, Unlike taxis in which there might be areas along the road or in malls where it has been designated as a taxi pickup zone, Uber and Lyft drivers do not have that privilege. However given Uber and Lyft’s business model and concept, we guess it doesn’t...

Lyft Gets $1 Billion From Google’s Parent Company

10/19/2017, It was first rumored last month that Google’s parent company was thinking about investing in ride-hailing platform Lyft. The rumors have turned out to be true. CapitalG, Alphabet’s growth investment fund, is leading a $1 billion investment...

Ford And Lyft Announce Self-Driving Car Partnership

09/27/2017, Ford today announced a new partnership with ride-hailing service Lyft which will help both companies further their self-driving car ambitions. Ford has invested significant resources in its autonomous driving program and Lyft has been making its own...

Alphabet Reportedly Considering $1 Billion Investment In Lyft

09/17/2017, In a report from Bloomberg, it seems that Google’s parent company could be considering making an investment to the tune of $1 billion in ride-hailing service Lyft. Both companies are said to have been in talks with each other, with the investment...

Lyft Says There Will Always Be A Need For Human Drivers

08/15/2017, Just like many other companies, Lyft has recently expressed their interest in self-driving cars, with plans to develop their own fleet in the future. Clearly with self-driving cars, the need for an actual human driver is no longer there, or is there?...

Lyft Will Match Donations Made On Rides Paid With Apple Pay

08/02/2017, Are you thinking about donating to charity? If you are, then you might have heard of Lyft’s Round Up & Donate program. For those who haven’t, basically this is where at the end of your trip, Lyft will round up your fare to the nearest dollar and...

Passengers Can Now Request A Lyft Ride Within Amtrak’s App

08/01/2017, Lyft has been on a partnership spree recently. They have teamed up with not only Taco Bell, but recently they also announced a partnership with Disney, and it looks like they’re not quite done just yet. Lyft has recently announced that they will be...

Lyft Launches ‘Minnie Van’ Service At Walt Disney World

07/31/2017, Lyft has been working on quite a few partnerships in recent times. For example not too long ago they announced a partnership with Taco Bell where passengers in Lyft vehicles can opt to stop by a Taco Bell during their ride if they choose to. Now it looks...

Lyft Now Lets You Stop At Taco Bell On The Way

07/25/2017, Imagine you’re heading home after a long night out on the town. You call a Lyft because you’re in no shape to drive, obviously. Suddenly, you feel hungry. Lyft knows that you might feel hungry at that point in time which is why it has...

Lyft Now Boasts 1 Million Rides Per Day

07/05/2017, In the US there are several ride-hailing services that one can choose from depending on personal preference, speed, costs, and so on. While Uber is no doubt still pretty prolific and is more than likely ahead of the competition, Lyft seems to be doing...