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10–100 Companies
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2017 Q3

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TechCrunch , The Verge , Mashable

Lyft gets approval to test self-driving cars on public roads in California

Self driving cars Taxis
TechCrunch , The Verge

Apple is giving away free Postmates Unlimited subscriptions

Costs
TechCrunch

Lyft acquihires the Kamcord team for engineering talent

Sports
$22,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
PE Hub

TaskEasy picks up $22 mln Series C

Funding Technology Apps & Services
CNN Tech

Cities warm up to designated Uber, Lyft pick-up spots

City life Taxis
TechCrunch , VentureBeat

Postmates launches in first international city

Retail
memeburn

Uber-rival Lyft goes international, expands to Toronto

TNW , New York Times Bits , CNN Tech , +1

Lyft starts its long-awaited international expansion in December, beginning with Toronto

Taxis
TechCrunch , Bloomberg , The Verge

Lyft’s first market outside the U.S. will be Canada with a December launch in Toronto

Taxis
Business Insider

Lyft is expanding to Toronto, its first international city

Taxis
Bloomberg

Lyft Set to Claim Third of U.S. Market in 2017, Document Shows

Earnings Taxis Funding
The Verge

Lyft hires Uber’s pricing expert to help figure out its impact on the city of the future

Taxis
Product Hunt

Postmates 4.0

TechCrunch

Lyft is testing a new rider experience with a small percentage of users

Apps People Taxis
TechCrunch , The Verge , Business Insider , +1

Postmates launches grocery service, scheduled deliveries and revamped app

Retail
TechCrunch

Lyft opens first permanent office in NYC

City life Apps & Services
Bloomberg

Unable to Beat Them, Cabbies Join Uber and Lyft in Ride Sharing

Taxis
Re/code

Lyft COO Rex Tibbens is stepping down after more than two years

Taxis
Re/code

Masa Son, as he negotiates an Uber deal, is once again floating a possible investment in Lyft instead

Taxis
Re/code , Business Insider

Uber’s U.S. sales have recovered after the #deleteUber campaign but Lyft is still gaining

Earnings Taxis