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  • Parents sue Uber over daughter's death, claim its app is illegal

    The parents of a girl killed in a car accident involving an Uber driver have sued the on-demand car service in a case that could help determine who is responsible when something goes wrong in the nascent "sharing economy."

    Written by Zach Miners28 Jan. 14 02:03
  • Transit strike boosts ride-sharing apps in San Francisco

    If there's any U.S. city whose citizens are likely to use technology to alleviate a transit strike, San Francisco is it. On Monday, ride-sharing and car-hailing services, many fueled by smartphone apps, reported increased use after a strike halted America's fifth-largest light rail system, the Bay Area Rapid Transit.

    Written by Martyn Williams21 Oct. 13 23:56