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NYC congestion plan could include surcharge for ride hailing

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to announce his congestion management plan this month in the state’s attempts to address congestion in New York City and produce a dedicated funding stream for MTA.

Lyft making gains on Uber

For the brief history of the ride hail industry, Uber has been the giant and Lyft the much smaller startup.

Lyft capitalizing on Uber’s woes

Management crises and upheaval at U.S. ride-hail giant Uber have allowed Lyft, a distant No. 2 in the market, to gain some ground.

Ride hail giant Uber adds tipping to its app

New York’s Taxi and Limousine Commission’s (TLC) position on tipping within ride-hail apps has prompted Uber to add the feature to its application.

Didi Chuxing testing self-driving cars in California

Didi Chuxing, the Chinese-based Uber rival, has opened a research lab in Mountain View, California to focus on AI-based security and intelligent driving technologies.