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Uber Won’t Pay More Than $2 Billion For Lyft; Lyft Responds

08/22/2016, Recently there have been reports that Lyft apparently tried to sell themselves to companies such as GM. However that’s not all as it was later revealed that Lyft had also approached other companies like Apple, Google, Amazon, and even their rival, Uber,...

Massachusetts Will Tax Uber And Give That Money To Taxis

08/21/2016, Massachusetts has come up with a new way of supporting the traditional taxi industry in the state as it comes under increasing pressure from ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft. The state has decided to tax ride-sharing services and spending whatever...

Lyft Suspends Carpool Service

08/21/2016, It has only been a few months since Lyft launched a carpool service for those who were commuting outside of San Francisco city limits. A spokesperson for the company has confirmed that the carpool service has now been suspended. The reason for the...

Tesla Now Offers Two-Year Lease For Model S And Model X

08/21/2016, Tesla has announced that after considering feedback from its customers and fans it has decided to offer a new two-year lease option for its vehicles. The two-year lease option is available to customers who are going to purchase either a Tesla Model S or...

Lyft Apparently Tried To Sell Themselves To Apple, Uber, And More

08/19/2016, A report from last week revealed that Uber rival Lyft had apparently attempted been courted by the likes of GM in the past, but apparently the deal fell through and never materialized. However according to a report from The New York Times, it seems that...

Uber And Volvo To Spend $300 Million On Self-Driving Cars

08/18/2016, The world’s largest ridesharing service today announced that it’s teaming up with Volvo on a new $300 million joint venture aimed at developing self-driving cars. Both companies are very interested in the technology and have joined forces in...

Helsinki To Start Testing Out Driverless Buses Soon

08/17/2016, Several months ago, we reported that in Singapore, there were plans to start testing out driverless pods as a means of public transportation where it could be used on smaller roads like those within a school’s campus or maybe in the suburbs. This idea...

Uber Lets Users In India Hail Rides Outside The App

08/17/2016, The app is an integral part of the Uber experience. You fire it up, punch in where you want to go, and see how long it’s going to take for your driver to arrive. It enables you to track the driver and also manage payment via the app itself. Uber is...

VW To Introduce 300-Mile Electric Car In Paris Next Month

08/17/2016, Volkswagen’s brand has suffered significant damage following the diesel emissions scandal that’s also cost the motoring giant billions of dollars. It has a long way to go in order to regain consumer trust and the company is now looking to...

Ford Plans To Ship Fully Self-Driving Cars By 2021

08/16/2016, At the way things are progressing, we guess it’s not that hard to see that self-driving cars could be the way of the future. Pair that with “smart” cities, it would allow cars and cities to talk to each other which could potentially reduce the...

Volkswagen Could Be Facing Criminal Charges Over ‘Dieselgate’

08/16/2016, By now Volkswagen’s “Dieselgate” scandal should be pretty well-known to everyone. Not only will this scandal cost the company a pretty penny in how much they will be settling with customers, but it has also cost them a lot of money in terms of their...

Audi Connecting Cars In The U.S. To Traffic Signals

08/15/2016, Audi has announced today that it’s rolling out technology in the United States which will enable its cars to communicate with traffic signals. It says that this will be the industry’s first use of this relatively new technology and that...