Ridesharing Apps

Indian Alternative to Chinese Apps like TikTok, CamScanner, Shein, and More

India has a replacement app for everything. Here are multiple homegrown replacements for TikTok, Camscanner, Clash of King to UC Browsers and more

Report: Uber to Require Drivers, Riders to Wear Face Coverings

As countries begin to relax lockdown measures, Uber ramps up its safety measures.

Stephanie Mlot

Lyft Drivers Earn Extra Cash Transporting Food, Supplies for Charities, Businesses

Essential Deliveries gets meals and home and medical necessities to government agencies, nonprofits, businesses and healthcare organizations.

Stephanie Mlot

Uber, Lyft Suspend Shared Rides Option to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Both companies have decided to hit pause on offering a carpooling option to prevent the spread of the coronavirus among passengers.

Michael Kan

Uber Shuts Down Its LA Office and Reportedly Lays Off 80 People

The ride-hailing giant has reportedly culled more than 1,000 workers since going public last May.

Charlie Wood

Nearly Half of Total Carpoolers Using Quick Ride Are Women: Report

The 45 per cent riders are mainly from Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kerala, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai and Kolkata

Shreya Ganguly

Uber Experiment Lets California Drivers Set Their Own Fares

The bidding system allows them to increase fares up to five times the price set by Uber

Rachel England

Toyota Invests $349 Million in Flying Taxi Startup

The startup, Joby Aviation, is developing a piloted, five seat eVTOL

Christine Fisher

Asia 2020: 5 Things to Watch Out for in the Tech Sector

Tech in 2020 will be an exciting space to watch, especially as 5G makes its debut

E-Commerce, Ridehailing led Southeast Asia's $100 billion Internet Economy in 2019

Online travel and digital payments are on the rise as well, a joint study by Google, Temasek and Bain & Co showed

What's Driving Grab and Gojek's Superapp Success

Ridehailing companies, most of which are loss-making, are looking beyond just passenger mobility to boost their profit margins. And consumers are lapping it up.