These photos of dockless bike graveyards should serve as omens for Chinese cities

Getty Images In recent years, several dockless-bike startups have popped up in Chinese cit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

I tried the two Chinese bike-sharing giants trying to take over the world, and it was immediately obvious why they can"t seem to crack the US

Getty Images One of the hottest sectors of Chinese tech is "dockless-bike sharing." The two primary companies, Mobike and Ofo, have expanded aggressively in recent years across the world. Both companies have faced unforeseen challenges upon tryi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2018

Bike-sharing startup Spin may be ditching a deal with local cities to go with scooters

Spin, one of two companies chosen earlier this spring to roll out dockless bike-sharing programs in 15 cities in Greater Boston, now appears to be backing out of that deal because it wants to focus on the even hotter market for shared electric scoot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2018

Lyft gets into bike-share business, acquiring operator of Capital Bikeshare and Citi Bike

The company will introduce "Lyft Bikes," seizing on the momentum around dockless and pedal-assist e-bikes in major U.S. cities......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 2nd, 2018

Lyft is getting into the bike-share business

The ride-hailing company is buying the operator of Capital Bikeshare and New York’s Citi Bike, among other bikeshare services, and plans to introduce "Lyft Bikes," seizing on the momentum around dockless and pedal-assist e-bikes in major U.S. cities......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 2nd, 2018

Chinese maker of Lime, Bird scooters is backed by Intel and Sequoia, may seek U.S. IPO

As Lime, Bird and other startups flood American cities with their dockless electric scooters, a Chinese company that bought Segway three years ago appears to be sitting pretty. Beijing-based Segway-Ninebot makes nearly all of the scooters being used by.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2018

Stunning Photos Of China"s Haunting Bike Graveyards

In 2014, we exposed t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 3rd, 2018

Where NFL team owners will gather in Atlanta, when and what they will eat (Photos)

Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank tapped a trio of local celebrity chefs to help serve 400-450 guests expected at the high-profile, exclusive dinner......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2019

Bike-sharing firm Ofo"s dramatic fall a warning to China"s tech investors

On the sidewalks of Shanghai and Beijing, once bright-yellow Ofo bicycles lie in varying states of disrepair - chains unhooked, wheels buckled and paint starting to fade - reflecting the quick rise and sharp fall of the Chinese bike-sharing startup......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 24th, 2018

China bike-sharing firm Ofo faces "immense" cash crunch, CEO vows to battle on

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo, backed by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , is battling "immense" cash flow problems and disbanding the firm has been considered as an option, its chief executive said in a letter to employees......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2018

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo considering bankruptcy: Financial Times

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo, backed by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , has "immense" cash flow problems and has considered applying for bankruptcy, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018

Uber asks for Chinese tariff exclusion amid e-bike ramp, Bloomberg says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallDec 18th, 2018

Lime credits city"s "increasing push to create bike lanes" for Atlanta popularity

Lime, a San Mateo, Calif.-based dockless bike and scooter company, is calling its launch in Atlanta earlier this year a success, after releasing data about the amount of riders the startup has garnered in six months. After launching their scooters.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2018

PHOTOS: Hawkers Asian Street Fare CEO shares sneak peek of $1.7M South End restaurant

Construction has ramped up on this $1.7 million South End restaurant. Hawkers Asian Street Fare says the goal is to open that 5,100-square-foot-plus restaurant for Chinese New Year’s on Feb. 5. It will be part of the Design Center of the Caroli.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2018

Chinese Millennials Secure Loans With Nude Photos

Beijing may be cracking down on the peer-2-peer loan industry, bu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 14th, 2018

Postmates Has a New Autonomous Rover That Will Bring You Deliveries

The robots will debut in Los Angeles and expand to other cities over the next year. A new autonomous rover will soon be roaming the sidewalks of Los Angeles, helping Postmates deliver items to shoppers. The rover, called Serve, is expected to.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 13th, 2018

Here"s Why You Should Hold on to Extra Space (EXR) Stock Now

Extra Space Storage's (EXR) high brand value and robust presence in key cities serve as growth drivers. However, rising supply of storage units in certain markets and rate hike remain concerns. .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytDec 10th, 2018

A major pillar of China"s economy has passed the "tipping point" and could slow further, analyst says

China Photos/Getty Images China started a shanty town renovation program in 2015 in an effort to drive home sales in lower-tier cities, helping lift the country's property values over the past few years. To calm the red-hot hous.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2018

Two-story Korean dining, shopping concept to replace Catonsville"s Hanoori Town

A local family business is bringing a two-story restaurant and retail concept to Catonsville focused on providing Korean, Chinese and Japanese food, products and services. Beseto (Be-Se-To), named for the capital cities of Beijing, Seoul and Tokyo, w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

Photos: Custom-built Woodside mansion targets Chinese buyers in no-reserve auction

This Woodside estate, which was recently listed for $18 million, go.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Dockless bike-share pilot extended

To no one's surprise, the dockless bike-share pilot, which began in July with a four-month time line, has been extended by 90 days. All three operators are continuing: Lime in the Rockaways and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 15th, 2018