Tag "Transportation"

Uber’s Shin-pei Tsay is coming to TC Sessions: Mobility

January 24, 2020 0

Government and policy experts are among the most important people in the future of transportation. Any company pursuing the shared scooters and bikes business, ride-hailing,

Indian bike rental startup Bounce raises $105M

January 23, 2020 0

Bounce, a Bangalore-based startup that operates over 20,000 electric and gasoline dockless bikes and scooters in nearly three dozen cities in India, said today it

TechCrunch’s Top 10 investigative reports from 2019

January 20, 2020 0

Facebook spying on teens, Twitter accounts hijacked by terrorists, and sexual abuse imagery found on Bing and Giphy were amongst the ugly truths revealed by

Cruise calls for a new way to determine commercial readiness of self-driving cars

January 18, 2020 0

Cruise co-founder and CTO Kyle Vogt said Friday that disengagement reports released annually by California regulators are not a proxy for the commercial readiness or

Mobileye takes aim at Waymo

January 16, 2020 0

CEO/president Amnon Shashua explains why getting into robotaxi services is a strategic move Kirsten Korosec 18 hours Mobileye has built a multi-billion-dollar business supplying automakers

Joby Aviation raises $590 million led by Toyota to launch an electric air taxi service

January 16, 2020 0

Joby Aviation has raised a $590 million Series C round of funding, including $394 million from lead investor Toyota Motor Corporation, the company announced today.

Layoffs at Lime and Getaround herald rise of profit-hungry unicorns

January 12, 2020 0

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. A million dollars isn’t cool.

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

Lime is laying off about 100 people and ceasing operations in 12 markets

January 10, 2020 0

Lime is hoping to achieve profitability this year by laying off about 14% of its workforce and ceasing operations in 12 markets, Axios first reported.

AutoX and Fiat Chrysler are teaming up on a robotaxi for China

January 8, 2020 0

Autonomous vehicle startup AutoX, which is backed by Alibaba, said Tuesday that it is partnering with Fiat Chrysler to roll out a fleet of robotaxis

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