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Avis Budget swallows up Zipcar for $500 million

The car rental company will officially own the car-sharing company in the spring of 2013, pending regulatory approval.

By Jan. 2, 2013


Zipcar launches San Francisco van program

Zipcar announced a pilot program that includes full-size cargo vans through a new offering called Zipvan for San Francisco residents.

By Nov. 29, 2011


Zipcar fuels up for an IPO

The car-sharing service aims to pay off debts in a $75 million initial public offering, but warns that it has "a history of losses" and that profitability is not guaranteed.

By Jun. 1, 2010


Zipcar app for Android drops the beta tag

Android-toting Zipcar users can finally access the car-sharing service from their smartphones.

By Jun. 21, 2011


Dude, where's my Zipcar?

What use is a Zipcar app if all the Zipcars have gone missing?

By Oct. 8, 2009


Revving up with the Zipcar iPhone app

Using the new app to find and book the car-sharing service's vehicles on the go is really convenient, but at least at this point, its unlock-by-iPhone feature is more of a gimmick.

By Oct. 2, 2009


Zipcar gets plug-in Prius before it goes up for sale

A testing program with Toyota gives Zipcar members a chance to test the Prius Plug-in Hybrid before it goes up for sale.

By Jan. 27, 2011


Zonbu: the Zipcar of personal computers

This two-pound, pay-by-the-month Linux PC could be the most eco-friendly computing option.

By Jul. 16, 2007


WWDC 2009: Zipcar launches app for iPhone

At Apple's WWDC in San Francisco, Luke Schneider of Zipcar shows off a new application for the iPhone. The new software enables Zipcar users to find and reserve the nearest available vehicle on a city map. It also sports a feature that will beep the horn of the reserved Zipcar and unlock it when the user is close by.

Jun. 8, 2009


Zipcar picks up GE cash

By May. 24, 2006