electric scooters

The electric scooter wars of 2019

January 12, 2020 0

Throughout 2019, a number of mobility companies launched in additional markets, while many pulled out of areas that no longer served them. Meanwhile, transportation startups

Scooter maker Superpedestrian raises $20 million as it gears up to launch

November 20, 2019 0

Superpedestrian, the startup working with a handful of scooter operators to deploy vehicles that can perform self-diagnostics, just raised a $20 million round from Spark

Electric moped startup Revel could expand to Texas next

October 11, 2019 0

Revel, the New York-based shared electric moped startup, appears to be preparing to expand into Texas, according to job listings first spotted and reported by

Bird raises $275 million Series D round at a $2.5 billion valuation

October 3, 2019 0

Bird has closed a $275 million Series D round led by CDPQ and Sequoia Capital, Bird CEO Travis VanderZanden announced at TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco

How Lime, Scoot, JUMP and Spin plan to deploy adaptive scooters

October 2, 2019 0

As part of San Francisco’s program to operate shared electric scooters in the city, it’s requiring providers to pilot adaptive scooters to ensure people with

Bird has ‘positive unit economics’ with its custom scooter model, CEO says

July 13, 2019 0

Bird has positive unit economics, CEO Travis VanderZanden said Friday in a fiery response to a report from The Information that the scooter startup was

Smart scooter company Gogoro launches GoShare, an end-to-end vehicle sharing platform

July 5, 2019 0

Founded in 2011, Gogoro now makes the best-selling electric scooters in Taiwan, where it is headquartered. The startup has always seen itself as an end-to-end

Electric scooter and bike startup Grow hits 10 million trips across Latin America

June 27, 2019 0

Latin America-based Grow, which formed after micromobility companies Grin and Yellow merged earlier this year, has hit 10 million rides. Grin, which first started operating

Dissecting what Lyft’s IPO means for Uber and the future of mobility

April 6, 2019 0

Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers you read every day. This week, TechCrunch’s

The uncertain future of shared electric scooters

April 3, 2019 0

Cities all over the world have seen an influx of two-wheeled, electric kick scooters on the road over the last couple of years. Scooters from

1 2 3