Posts Tagged: taxi app


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Tencent tips in $100 million funding round for China’s leading taxi-hailing app – is WeChat integration next?

Chinese taxi booking app Didi Dache has started off the new year with a bang, receiving a fresh round of $100 million in funding, according ...

  • January 2, 2014
  • at 3:36 pm
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Singapore Gets On-Demand Ice Cream Today via Uber

Singapore in the summer is hot. But taxi app Uber is aiming to help Singaporean citizens beat the heat, at least for a day. Today (Friday, J...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Chinese City Bans Taxi Finder Smartphone Apps, Threatens to Punish Drivers Who Use Them

Chinese City Bans Taxi Finder Smartphone Apps, Threatens to Punish Drivers Who Use Them

Taking a cab in China can be a real pain, but increasingly, smartphone apps can make the process quicker and easier by allowing you to conta...

  • May 23, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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India’s Olacabs to expand online taxi and car booking after $20 million series B funding

India’s Olacabs to expand online taxi and car booking after $20 million series B funding

India’s Olacabs combines a taxi booking function with a car rental service that aggregates from fleets across the country. Today the c...

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 3:50 pm
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taxi apps in China

Beijing Reverses Ban on Extra Tariffs in Taxi Finder Apps, But Imposes Fee Limit

As seen in my colleague’s recent review of China’s top taxi finder app, such apps let potential passengers bid extra cash to get...

  • July 2, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Chinese City Launches Mobile Taxi App for Easy Cab Pickups

Booking a cab in China used to require making a phone call. Actually, in most cities, it still does. But if a new mobile initiative in Chong...

  • January 3, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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