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Waze gets Lyfted, becomes the ride-sharing company's default navigation app

Between this and the partnership with GM, Lyft appears ready to bring the battle to Uber.

By January 26, 2016

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General Motors' Maven is all about car sharing, not ride sharing

At its simplest, consider it GM's equivalent of Zipcar.

By January 20, 2016

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Sidecar bids farewell as it shutters ride-sharing service

The startup couldn't compete with better-funded rivals Uber and Lyft.

By December 29, 2015

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Chicago finally permits ride-sharing pickups at O'Hare and Midway airports

Starting next year, Lyft, Uber and other ride-share companies will legally be allowed to pick up passengers at the city's major airports and tourist destinations.

By October 28, 2015

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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

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UberPOP ride-sharing service faces ban in Brussels

A commercial court orders Uber to shut down its low-cost service in the Belgian capital within 21 days.

By September 24, 2015

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California bill aims to protect ride-sharing passengers' privacy

The bill would limit the personal information that services such as Uber and Lyft can request or require from their customers.

By April 16, 2015

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California DAs sue ride-sharing app Uber, settle with rival Lyft

San Francisco and Los Angeles district attorneys claim Uber is misleading passengers on driver background checks and fraudulently charging "safe rides" fees. Lyft chooses to settle similar claims against it.

By December 9, 2014

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China: The latest battleground for ride-sharing

Uber's fledgling service in China will face tough competition from taxi-hailing company Kuaidi, which already boasts more than 150 million riders in 350 cities.

By October 26, 2014

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Seoul says Uber ride-sharing is illegal before it's even started

South Korea's capital city says it will arrest drivers on the spot if the UberX service, currently in a free testing phase, becomes fully operational.

By September 19, 2014