New Software Allows Dispatchers To Pinpoint Location Of Uber Riders Who Call 911The new RapidSOS tech will allow Uber riders using the app's emergency button to be found easily by 911 dispatchers.
Lyft Stepping Up Safety Measures, Will Conduct Daily Criminal Background ChecksLyft is stepping up its safety measures with daily criminal background checks for drivers.
San Francisco Approves Tax On Uber, Lyft Rides To Fix Streets, Reduce TrafficA measure that would tax rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft for each ride was approved by San Francisco officials.
In-N-Out Tops Lyft's List Of Most Popular Late Night Drop-Off SpotsThe most famous California burger spot is also the number one late night drop off spot for Lyft riders in San Francisco.
Man Who Mistakes Car For Lyft Badly Beaten By DriverThe San Francisco Police Department released surveillance video late Friday afternoon of a man being brutally assaulted after entering a vehicle which he thought was his rideshare.
'Rideshare Rapist' Suspect Pleads Not Guilty In San Francisco AttacksAn illegal immigrant from Peru who police say stalked his female victims outside of San Francisco bars and nightclubs during the early morning hours pleaded not guilty Thursday to rape, kidnapping and weapons charges.
Disturbing New Details Emerge In Case Against 'Rideshare Rapist'New details surfaced on Wednesday about which bars in San Francisco the so-called "Rideshare Rapist" allegedly targeted, according to court documents.
'Rideshare Rapist' Suspect Wanted By ICE For DeportationFederal immigration authorities say a suspected serial rapist charged with posing as a Northern California ride-hailing driver to prey on his victims was living in the country illegally.
Woman Raped, Beaten After Getting In A Car She Thought Was Her RideshareA night out at a San Francisco bar took a dangerous turn for a woman trying to get home after she got into a car she thought was her rideshare and was sexually assaulted.
E-Commerce Delivery, Rideshare Vehicles Intensify San Francisco TrafficE-commerce deliver trucks and ridesharing vehicles may be intensifying San Francisco's traffic woes.
Rideshare Driver Carjacked At Gunpoint In San Francisco, Forced To Drive To RichmondA driver for a rideshare company was allegedly carjacked at gunpoint on Saturday and forced to drive from San Francisco to Richmond.
Apple Invests $1 Billion In Didi, China's Biggest Rival To UberApple Inc. has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing, the main competitor in China for Uber.
Man Posing As Rideshare Driver Assaults, Tries To Kidnap Woman In SFA man posing as a rideshare driver punched a woman in the face and tried to kidnap her outside a San Francisco nightclub in the SOMA neighborhood.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Having Trouble Affording Car Leases Offered By Ride-Hailing CompaniesUber and Lyft drivers unhappy with their earnings and hours behind the wheel have protested recently, but now there's a new problem - drivers are having trouble affording the expensive car leases offered through the rideshare companies.
Lyft Offers Music-Themed Vans For Outside Lands; Announces Cap On Surge PricingRide-hailing service Lyft is getting into the spirit of the Outside Lands festival in San Francisco outfitting a number of vans into music-mobiles to transport festival goer back and forth.