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Bike taxi operator Rapido rebrands rider app to ramp up network

Saturday, January 21, 2017 | More »

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Bike taxi operator Rapido has rebranded its rider app to Rapido Captain as it looks to get more riders on its network and strengthen its positioning as a pooling platform. The app was earlier called Rapido Partner. Using Rapido Captain, riders can join the startup’s bike-pooling network. The c...

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Uber India to focus on ride-sharing, localisation in 2017

Ride-sharing and localisation (tweaking the product according to local priorities) will be the top trends shaping India’s cab-aggregation space this year, Uber India’s strategy head Prabhjeet Singh told TechCircle. “Ride-sharing is the future of urban mobility…It enables more...

18 January, 2017 | More »

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We plan to scale up UberPool, UberMoto in 2017: Uber India strategy head

In an exclusive chat with TechCircle, Uber India’s strategy head Prabhjeet Singh talks about the company’s strategy, new announcements, competition, and trends that will shape the cab aggregation space in 2017....

17 January, 2017 | More »

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Exclusive: Uber puts a pause on bike-taxi service in Faridabad

US-based cab-hailing firm Uber’s bike taxi service UberMOTO seems to be unavailable in Faridabad. Users have claimed that they attempted to book the service multiple times, but failed to register a ride. This week, TechCircle.in too tried booking a bike taxi on UberMOTO on three days (Tuesday, Wed...

5 January, 2017 | More »

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Income falls from Rs 70,000 to Rs 15,000, Ola, Uber drivers take to streets

App-based taxi drivers’ concerns around falling incomes and preferential treatment to leased cabs seem to be spreading to more cities. The latest wave of protests began in Hyderabad on December 30, when a vast majority of cab drivers belonging to Ola and Uber called for a five-day strike against d...

3 January, 2017 | More »

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Flashback 2016: Year of wobbly ride for Ola

Homegrown cab-hailing firm Ola was in the news for more wrong reasons than right in 2016, from drying coffers and falling valuations to rumours of a down round and a nasty war of words with arch rival Uber Technologies Inc. Although funding woes and falling valuations were widespread across startups...

28 December, 2016 | More »

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MakeMyTrip chairman Deep Kalra urges India’s startup community to come together

Deep Kalra, chairman of India’s largest online travel services firm MakeMyTrip Ltd, has emphasised that the Internet companies need to have a consensus on policies, practices, and standards. “There is an urgent need for the industry to come together and have a cohesive voice. On a single iss...

28 December, 2016 | More »

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New taxi guidelines offer a great deal of relief to Ola, Uber

The new taxi operations guidelines prepared by the central ministry of road transport and highways provide a crucial breather for taxi aggregators Ola and Uber as they continue experimenting countless methods to achieve profitability in the fast growing cab-hailing market in India. In its report sub...

16 December, 2016 | More »

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Centre may come up with a breather for Ola, Uber

All eyes are set on the Delhi High Court as it is expected to give a verdict on new guidelines for app-based taxi aggregators in the country. The central ministry of road transport and highways is supposed to submit their recommendations to the High Court early next week. The Times of India reported...

15 December, 2016 | More »

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Uber’s founder Travis Kalanick in India; launches UberMOTO in Hyderabad

Travis Kalanick, who coded and created Uber sitting or probably lying down at the serene beaches of Varkala in Kerala, is back in the southern part of India. This time, he is in Hyderabad, the capital city of the most newly formed state in India—Telangana, where he launched Uber’s bike (motorcyc...

13 December, 2016 | More »

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