ridesharing Archives - Technical.ly Philly


Aug. 2, 2018 9:47 am

Rent your neighbor’s car: Venture-backed Getaround launches in Philly

Tap the app, rent a stranger's car. Will it take off in Philly or is it doomed to fail here?

Jul. 26, 2018 12:56 pm

Where are people taking Lyfts to this summer? Top 10 destinations, mapped

Bars, parks, casinos: The ridesharing company shared a list of its top summer destinations in Philly.

Jan. 2, 2018 12:48 pm

In Philly, a thousand people rung in the New Year in an Uber

And five more stats from the ride-hailing app's New Year's Eve in Philly.

Dec. 22, 2017 11:51 am

How Eagles fans use Lyft to get to the Linc

The ride-hailing company pulled data from Eagles home games this year, and it has us wondering about clever parking hacks.

Oct. 30, 2017 10:31 am

Uber’s new 8-80 Coding program backs Coded by Kids, TechGirlz and The ITEM

The ridesharing company will fund year-long programs at three local nonprofits. The company said its a push to make the tech community “more reflective of our community as a whole.”

Jul. 25, 2017 1:08 pm

Left your phone in an Uber? That’ll be $15

Drivers will now be compensated for returning lost items. It's part of the company's 180 Days of Change initiative.

Feb. 17, 2017 8:30 am

Ridesharing companies just pumped exactly $357,593 into the School District’s coffers

The figure represents a slice of the companies' revenue in accordance to the temporary budget deal that allowed them to keep functioning in Philly.

Nov. 4, 2016 1:17 pm

Gov. Wolf squashes ridesharing beef with stroke of pen

Pennsylvania's ridesharing wars are over. Here's a look back at our coverage.

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