Tag "Scooter"

Bird shuts down Circ operations in Middle East, scraps as many as 10,000 scooters

June 3, 2020 0

Bird has shut down scooter sharing in several cities in the Middle East, an operation that was managed by Circ, the micromobility startup it acquired

Singapore’s micromobility startup Beam raises $26 million

June 1, 2020 0

Beam, a Singapore-headquartered micromobility firm that offers shared e-scooters, has raised $26 million in a new financing round as it looks to expand its footprint

The Station: Hertz files for bankruptcy, hailing “self-driving” scooters, Memorial Day travel

May 25, 2020 0

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Tier Mobility acquires Coup’s electric moped scooters

February 26, 2020 0

Tier Mobility operates a scooter service, the kick-scooter-with-a-motor kind. And it has acquired assets from Coup, a now defunct scooter service, the moped kind. Coup

Growth is out, profitability is in

October 25, 2019 0

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week Kate and Alex held the reins

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

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

Dott raises $34 million to build a sustainable scooter startup

July 4, 2019 0

European micro-mobility startup Dott is about to raise a $34 million Series A round (€30 million). Compared to many scooter companies out there, the startup

Toronto Raptors founder brings Bird scooters to Canada as a platform partner

June 27, 2019 0

Bird’s somewhat weird but also very clever global expansion model is to let others handle it, and one of those others is bringing their service

Equity transcribed: Slack’s IPO, the VCs behind Facebook Libra, founder salaries and trouble in scooter-land

June 23, 2019 0

Welcome back to this week’s transcribed edition of Equity. This week, TechCrunch’s Danny Crichton filled in for co-host Alex Wilhelm – who was out in preparation

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