New App 'Flywheel' Takes On Uber Surge Pricing, Offers $10 Rides On New Year's Eve In SFA new app Flywheel is throwing the latest blow in the rideshare battle by offering $10 flat rate cab rides on New Year's Eve.
Sidecar Will Let You Request A Woman Driver If It Makes You Feel SaferRidesharing app Sidecar is now letting riders choose the sex of their driver as part of a new safety campaign intended to protect women passengers.
Anti-Rideshare Bumper Stickers Help San Francisco Taxi Drivers Voice FrustrationThe decision to suspend pickup privileges of two drivers involved in last month’s taxi demonstration that blocked airport traffic isn’t improving the moods of cabbies as a holiday truce takes effect.
Taxi Drivers Refuse To Pick Up SFO Travelers In Ride-Service ProtestTaxi-cab drivers refused to pick-up passengers at SFO Airport Monday night, in protest of ride-service companies like Uber and Lyft, leaving hundreds of travelers waiting on the curb for a ride.
Wingz Joins List Of Ridesharing Companies Permitted To Operate At SFOOn the heels of granting permits to Uber, Lyft and Sidecar, San Francisco International Airport officials announced today that Wingz, an airport-centered transportation network company, can now operate legally there as well.
An Uber For Kids? Shuddle Is San Francisco's Ride-Sharing Service For FamiliesThe bane of many parents' existence is chauffeuring their kids to and from soccer practices, school and play dates. Now, one San Francisco start-up wants to banish some of those transportation headaches.
After Sidecar Agreement With SFO Airport, Lyft And Uber Follow SuitAlmost a week after announcing a deal with Sidecar to serve San Francisco International, SFO airport officials have announced similar agreements with Lyft and Uber.
Sidecar Is First Transportation Network Company To Sign Permit To Legally Operate At SFO San Francisco International Airport has announced an agreement with Sidecar to legally operate at SFO Airport. It is the first transportation network company to officially sign such a permit.
San Francisco, Los Angeles DA’s Warn Ride Service Companies Uber, Lyft, Sidecar To Halt 'Illegal' PracticesThe district attorneys are warning the ride service companies about possible legal action if they don't change their "illegal practices."
Phil Matier: Taxi Use Plummets In San Francisco As Popularity Of Rideshare Services SpikesA new study by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency shows a huge decline in ridership in the taxi industry.
California Regulators Say Carpool Services Of Rideshare Firms Lyft, Sidecar, Uber Are IllegalCalifornia regulators appear to have put the brakes on new carpooling services offered by rideshare firms such as Lyft, Uber and Sidecar.