Tag: ridesharing

California Looks to Give Gig Workers Their Due

Konstantine Anthony, a 38-year-old Uber driver, usually starts his morning by picking up a commuter in Burbank, California, and heading over the hills on Highway 5 toward downtown Los Angeles. From there, he traverses back and forth across the city, from Beverly Hills to Koreatown, from Inglewood to Los Angeles International Airport. “There’s no way […]

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Bird Canada will roll out escooters to Alberta in July

Bird announced in May that it would outsource its escooter ridesharing business to entrepreneurs in countries outside the U.S. and Europe, and today it made good on that promise. The Santa Monica, California-based startup spotlighted Bird Canada, an independent company headed by Toronto Raptors, Moblicity, SiriusXM Canada founder John Bitove with financial backing from Relay […]

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Lyft begins piloting discounts for late-shift employees in Nashville

In an effort to better accommodate bar and restaurant employees who work late nights, Lyft will soon begin piloting a new program — the Late Night Employee program — in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Starting June 11, eligible employees who work at businesses open past midnight at The District, a historic Nashville neighborhood along the Cumberland […]

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