Passengers love all the new ridesharing and taxi apps. Regulators hate them. But what do the drivers think about them?
Regulatory risk is the Sword of Damocles that's hanging over the industry's head. But there's another danger to ridesharing apps that seems to be creeping up...
Didi and Kuaidi have together rolled out Yihao Kuaiche, a low-cost ridesharing service that marks their first dual collaboration.
Are taxi apps like Uber legal in China? Right now, authorities say no. But drivers are starting to bring their fight into China's court system.
Yet another Chinese Uber-style app has raised a big sum of money, and interestingly it's Uber partner Baidu who led the round.
Uber's rough ride in Taiwan gets rougher as the transport ministry reiterates that it needs to register as a regular transit company and pay taxes accordingly.
It's curtains for now for Uber's peer-to-peer ridesharing tier in South Korea.
The Japanese transport ministry has asked Uber to cease a ridesharing program that collects big data to improve the city's transportation infrastructure.
Tripda is aimed at people who want to fill an empty seat in the car for a long trip. But this isn’t exactly hitchhiking – money must change hands.
This Pakistani startup has just lured in a former Rocket Internet executive as it plots a roadmap to expansion.
Today Uber is expanding "People’s Uber" from the capital, opening up the cheapest ride option to six new Chinese cities.
Carpooling has blown up in Europe. But the same can't yet be said for other parts of the world.
GoTogether wants people to save money, reduce carbon footprint, and make new friends through its ridesharing app.
"Share rides on [sic] a fast, easy, sustainable way," reads Tripda's website.
Starting today, Seoul residents looking to ferry passengers around the city can sign up to become an UberX driver during a temporary testing phase.
Uber, which first launched its app-connected limo service in Beijing in April, is now trying something new in the Chinese capital. Yesterday, Uber rolled out a ridesharing program especially for Beiji...
Pakistan's Savaree forms a community of drivers and potential passengers within its mobile app, allowing users to post routes and connect with people going the same way.
Tak Shiohama, president of Uber Japan, led a well-attended talk at the 9th Samurai Venture Summit this past weekend. At the event, organized by Samurai Incubate and held in Microsoft’s Tokyo office, S...