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Meet BlaBlaCar, a ride-sharing service for the talkative or taciturn

The service lets passengers find cheap rides from one city to another in 19 countries. But Brazil, not the US, is next on the company's expansion list, CEO Frédéric Mazzella says.

By October 9, 2015


Uber hit with lawsuit over alleged sexual assaults

The ride-hailing company is being sued after two women allege they were sexually assaulted by Uber drivers. The plaintiffs say Uber needs to do more to keep passengers safe.

By October 8, 2015


Lyft partners with Shell, Hertz, Stripe to provide perks for drivers

The ride-hailing company aims to lure more drivers by giving discounts on gas and car rentals.

By October 8, 2015


Lyft partners with China's largest ride-hailing service

Uber may have some competition in China from its US rival as Lyft links up with Didi Kuaidi to let travelers use their apps interchangeably.

By September 16, 2015


FCC: Lyft took users for a ride regarding robocalls, texts

The Federal Communications Commission learns the ride-hailing company's terms of service said users could opt out of marketing messages but that no such option existed.

By September 11, 2015


Uber and Lyft: 9 things to consider before your first ride

Ride-sharing is rapidly edging out taxis in major cities, and here's everything you should know about these apps that are shaking up transportation.

By August 16, 2015


Lyft pays New York $300K to settle lawsuit

Ride-hailing company agrees to settle with local lawmakers after it was accused of illegally operating in the state.

By June 18, 2015


Ride-hailing service Lyft snags $100 million from Carl Icahn

The new investment could help Lyft better compete with bigger rival Uber in the race to grab people seeking an alternative to traditional taxi service.

By May 15, 2015


Verizon to preload Lyft app on Android phones

The ride-sevice underdog hopes for competitive advantage against Uber in a deal with nation's largest mobile phone carrier.

By May 7, 2015


Lyft is keeping up with Uber, but at a price, report says

Leaked documents allegedly reveal the ride-hailing service estimates it rung up $130 million in revenue in 2014, but it's spending more than half of that on marketing.

By April 30, 2015