The ride-for-hire service's move into New York City has been put on hold. But the company says a restraining order wasn't the reason.
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.
Taxi use in the city has tumbled by 65 percent over the last year -- much of this is attributed to the growing use of ride-sharing services.
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.
Lyft claims Uber is trying to lure away its drivers by ordering and then canceling thousands of rides.
The claws are out at the two popular on-demand car service startups as more allegations of canceled rides surface.
Ride-sharing apps have gone to the next level by including the ability to catch a ride with another passenger on your route for a discounted price. Lyft thinks its service can lead the way.
App analytics company App Annie tracks the popularity of travel and transportation apps for the first time.
Lyft finally rolls out in New York City boroughs, but with commercially licensed drivers behind the wheel, not ordinary people.
The city council lifts several restrictions and gives the green light to on-demand car service apps.