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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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Aptiv, The self driving tech company will supply a fleet of eight BMW 5-Series sedans equipped with its automated driving technology. Lyft will handle the dispatching. This service will be in Las Vegas at CES.

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They're driving to set destinations, but not on any set route

They're driving to set destinations, but not on any set route

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It's a real-world demonstration of self-driving technology.

Automated cars take to the Las Vegas Strip.

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But Uber says call 911 in an emergency.

Ambulance rides can be expensive.

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Lyft joins Uber, Tesla, Apple, Subaru, Samsung and others in getting the permit.

Uber has had its permit since March.

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Going into Toronto as Uber opts out of Quebec.

Going into Toronto as Uber opts out of Quebec.

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