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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

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

Dockless bike-share test loses operator

One of the companies selected for the city's new dockless bike share program dropped out Thursday, just days before the pilot project was scheduled to debut in the Bronx. Ofo, a Beijing-based... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork20 hr. 14 min. ago

Capitol Vision: Gwinnett adopts transit plan; Atlanta considering dockless bike regs

The Gwinnett County Commission adopted a transit plan July 17 that recommends a heavy rail line that would connect the Doraville MARTA station to as far as Gwinnett Place Mall......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

Housing Chaos In 30 Chinese Cities, Crackdown Coming In Second-Half

Via Investing In Chinese Stocks blog, There has been a steady drumbeat of articles warning about stricter housing regulations coming in the second-half of 2018. Seven ministries met in June to discuss the housing market's refusal to.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 19th, 2018

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo is scaling back its US ambitions

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo is backpedaling on its US business......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 19th, 2018

Vintage EPA photos reveal what Midwestern industrial cities looked like before the US regulated pollution

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2018

Schwartz Bros. to open largest Daniel’s Broiler yet inside the new Hyatt Regency Seattle (Photos)

This will be the company's fourth Daniel's Broiler and the first to serve breakfast......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Schwartz Bros. to open largest Daniel’s Broiler yet inside new Seattle Hyatt Regency (photos)

This will be the company's fourth Daniel's Broiler and the first to serve breakfast......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Bike-share schemes battle for Paris turf, but it"s not all free-wheeling

Grabbing a bicycle from a docking station and riding the streets of Paris used to be one of the city's many charms, but the once-loved Velib system has fallen into disarray and some new dockless bike-share schemes are struggling to survive......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2018

Ofo pulls its dockless bikes from Chicago because of locking rules

Ofo said Monday that it has pulled its bike.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJul 9th, 2018

Chicago startup thinks it can fix the problem cities have with electric scooter "wheelmageddon"

Dockless electric scooters are one of the hottest industries in tech today. One such company, Bird, has raised more than $400 million and is valued at $2 billion—even though it was founded just last year. Lime, a competitor, has also raised over $40.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 5th, 2018

VW to launch carsharing with electric vehicles in 2019

Volkswagen plans to start offering car sharing services using fully electric vehicles in German cities next year as part of efforts to serve consumers who don't want to buy their own vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 4th, 2018

VW to launch carsharing with electric vehicles in 2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen plans to start offering car sharing services using fully electric vehicles in German cities next year as part of efforts to serve consumers who don't want to buy their own vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 4th, 2018

New Era for Bike-Share in New York: Dockless and Electric Bikes - New York Times

New York TimesNew Era for Bike-Share in New York: Dockless and Electric BikesNew York TimesCiti Bike has been the only bike-share option in New York City for the last five years. The bright blu.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 3rd, 2018

Lyft buys company behind Citi Bike

Ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. said it’s purchasing Motivate, the operator of Citi Bike in New York City and other bike-rental programs in major U.S. cities. Lyft didn’t disclose terms... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 3rd, 2018

China created 46 startups worth at least $1 billion in the five years since 2012 — 80% of all of Asia"s unicorns

Silicon Valley is still the global leader in startup creation, but Chinese cities Beijing and Shanghai are leading the pack over in Asia, hot on the heels of their Western counterparts.  Most of the "heavyweight hubs" — me.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Lyft buys company behind Citi Bike, joining bike-rental business

Ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. said it’s purchasing Motivate, the operator of Citi Bike in New York City and other bike-rental programs in major U.S. cities......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 2nd, 2018