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Rival Uber operates in over 70 countries

Rival Uber operates in over 70 countries.

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Researchers say ride-hailing hurts bus and rail ridership, increases traffic congestion

Researchers say ride-hailing hurts bus and rail ridership, increases traffic congestion.

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But a Pew Research Center study found regular usage is still rather low

But a Pew Research Center study found regular usage is still rather low.

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Make life easier for you and your passengers with a few helpful items

Make life easier for you and your passengers with a few helpful items.

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Which should you use? Here are the differences between them

Which should you use? Here are the differences between the two ride-hailing services.

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Set to beat rival Uber to the stock market

Set to beat rival Uber to the stock market.

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Other ride-sharing services also have deals available

Other ride-sharing services also have deals available.

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Program is running in Maryland and cities in 5 other states

It's running in Maryland and cities in 5 other states.

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Lyft is counting on it being cheaper than owning a car

Lyft is counting on it being cheaper than owning a car.

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Program provides multi-modal transportation credits in 35 cities

Program provides multi-modal transportation credits to participants in 35 cities.

Partiers using Uber or Lyft — and with far fewer DUIs, it's saving lives

For better or worse, transportation network companies (TNCs) like Uber and Lyft have transformed how people get around in urban areas in the U.S. The worse portion comes mostly from Uber's near-constant controversy and the way TNCs have decimated the livelihood of taxi and limo drivers — and even driven some to suicide. The better part is they give people a better and cheaper option than taxis. Now there's evidence that TNCs are putting a dent in drunk driving, thanks to people using Uber

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For most, full-time Uber, Lyft use is more than twice the cost of owning

For most, full-time ride hailing is more than twice as expensive as owning a car.

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Lops off some costly operations, but expert says, 'I remain unimpressed'

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The company wants to show how expensive car ownership can be

The company wants to show how expensive car ownership can be.

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Karim Bousta is former Tesla VP of Worldwide Service and Customer Experience

Karim Bousta is former Tesla VP of Worldwide Service and Customer Experience.

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Take a ride in Sin City without a driver

At this past Consumer Electronics Show (CES), autonomous vehicle technology developer Aptiv and its partner Lyft, offered rides in autonomous vehicles to show goers. That test has evolved into a much larger program. The two companies announced that 30 BMW 5 Series sedans equipped with Aptiv's autonomous technology will be ferrying the general public in Las Vegas.

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‘Action cannot wait’: What the money buys

Lyft on Thursday announced a multimillion-dollar investment to counterbalance the pollution produced by its entire fleet of ride-sharing vehicles by immediately purchasing carbon offsets verified by a third party. The plan to become fully carbon-neutral, it says, makes Lyft one of the top voluntary purchasers of carbon offsets in the world.

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But the number of survey respondents frightened by driverless cars is dropping.

Just 13 percent of survey respondents said they would feel safer sharing the road with autonomous vehicles.

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