To protect ridesharing’s future in Maryland, Uber and Lyft have joined forces to push new legislation through the General Assembly. The impetus for bill? An ongoing case inside the state’s Public Utility Law Judge Division.
"Under this new partnership, Betamore will join the Startup Federation, a global network of the world’s top startup hubs, all of which share an exclusive member base of startups with highly scalable products or services," according to a press release.
Sending drones into the skies for commercial purposes, once illegal and subject to fines, is now lawful, according to a ruling made Thursday. This Owings Mills-based couple plans to make the most of it.
As Technical.ly Baltimore reported in January, the Open Data Policy is being pushed by Sen. Bill Ferguson from Baltimore. If the Open Data Policy is voted into law, Ferguson said it will be Maryland’s “first formalized step towards an open data regime.”
"The industry frequently benefits when NSA employees leave to work in the private sector, unleashing intelligence and innovation otherwise that 'may have been trapped for years' in the agency’s secretive environment."