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carpool

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Lyft buys Hitch, giving its carpool feature a jumpstart

The peer-to-peer car service buys another ride-sharing platform that's focused on connecting multiple passengers along the same route.

By September 22, 2014

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Lyft brings carpool feature to Los Angeles, despite dispute

Looking to help cut down on gridlock, the peer-to-peer car service rolls out Lyft Line in one of the most traffic-congested cities in the country.

By September 16, 2014

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California deems carpooling via all ride-share services illegal

Uber, Lyft and Sidecar are told to halt any carpool features. The California Public Utilities Commission confirms it sent two copies of a warning letter to all three peer-to-peer car services.

By September 12, 2014

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Carpooling with Sidecar? Regulators say not so fast

California regulators issue a warning to the peer-to-peer car service saying it's illegal to operate its Shared Rides feature. Are Uber and Lyft next?

By September 11, 2014

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Lyft sells carpooling business to Enterprise

The ride-sharing company sells carpooling service Zimride to the car rental company.

By July 12, 2013

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Carpool creation site open for business

The Web app Group Carpool sets out to make organizing carpools for events easy, with a simple interface and no log-in required.

By May 29, 2013

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Zombie Highway 2 amps up the carmageddon

The walking dead would like to join your carpool. And it won't cost an arm and a leg -- unless you're a zombie.

By October 9, 2014

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Sidecar raises $15M as Uber, Lyft duke it out

Looking to expand to more US cities and focus on its carpool feature, the peer-to-peer car service gets a wad of dough from several investors, including Virgin's Sir Richard Branson.

By September 15, 2014

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Uber throws sabotage accusations back at Lyft

The claws are out at the two popular on-demand car service startups as more allegations of canceled rides surface.

By August 12, 2014

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Sidecar says 13,000 passengers share rides, fares with strangers

Lyft and Uber both announced they're getting into shared rides, but Sidecar says it's been testing carpooling options for months.

By August 6, 2014