Search results for "urban mobility"

June 08, 2023
Connected Economy Infrastructure Gets $6.7 Billion Boost from US Treasury

You need to be in it to win it. And as the connected economy continues to transform how businesses and consumers go about their daily lives, the access to and availability of...


May 15, 2023
Getaround Acquires HyreCar to Strengthen Carsharing Business

Two carsharing companies are coming together as Getaround acquires HyreCar. With this transaction, HyreCar’s carsharing marketplace for ridesharing and food and package delivery services will be added to Getaround’s carsharing...


April 21, 2023
Nearly 4 in 5 Consumers Screen Dating App Matches on...

Bumble. Tinder. Hinge. MeetMe. Grindr. Plenty of Fish. Every month, 73 million consumers across the United States log in to dating apps like these to search for dates, hookups and...


April 20, 2023
Uber Expands Robotic Delivery as Aggregators Seek to Lower Cost

In an effort to drive customer frequency by lowering costs, aggregators are testing robotic delivery. Uber, for its part, announced Thursday (April 20) that it is expanding its partnership with...


April 03, 2023
Paris to Ban eScooter Rentals After Being Pioneer in Micromobility

Paris will ban electric scooter rental services effective Sept. 1. The move follows a Sunday (April 2) referendum in which 89% of those who voted favored the ban, The Wall...


March 17, 2023
Visa Says Adoption of Open-Loop Transit Payments Is at a...

As transit systems move away from legacy payment methods like pay-as-you-go passes and toward contactless open-loop payments, it’s creating new commerce possibilities that not only benefit ridership and relieve urban...


February 20, 2023
inDrive Global Mobility Platform Raises $150M to Challenge Uber

Global mobility and urban services platform inDrive has raised $150 million for its continued expansion. The firm, which was formerly known as inDriver, said in a Monday (Feb. 20) press...


February 16, 2023
European eBike Startup Dance Raises $12.8M

Micromobility startup Dance has raised about $12.8 million to expand its eBike offerings in Europe. The company, which offers electric bike and moped subscriptions to customers and businesses, said in...


February 08, 2023
Mastercard, Network International Team on Transport Payment System in Jordan

Mastercard and Network International have partnered to create a public transport payment system in Jordan. In a Wednesday (Feb. 7) press release, Mastercard announced that it has teamed up with...