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Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has gone on something of a staff cutback spree since the firm's IPO in May.

Uber shuts its Los Angeles office and reportedly lays off about 80 people

Staff at the office were reportedly informed, without warning, that their jobs would be shifted to the Philippines.
It's possible the tool's launch is an attempt by Uber to please cities that have seen year-on-year declines in transit use.

Uber is launching a tool to help commuters take trains — a possible olive branch to battered public transport

Uber may be trying to play nice with cities by launching a tool aimed at helping suburban commuters to reach their nearest train station each day.
Clarke Bowman is a driver for Uber and Lyft in South Florida.

I’m a driver for Uber and Lyft — here are the 10 biggest mistakes I see passengers make

Uber and Lyft riders make a lot of mistakes that cost them time and money. And most don't even realize they're making them.

Grab is hot on Dego Ride’s trail as it begins piloting GrabBike in Malaysia’s Klang Valley

Good news if you want to hail a bike in Klang Valley.

After 3 long years, Malaysia’s first e-hailing bike service is back on the road with 700 riders

However, only riders of the same sex can ride together, and less than 50 of the 700 approved riders currently are female.
Clarke Bowman, a part-time driver for Uber and Lyft, kept track of every penny he made driving for one week.

I’m a driver for Uber and Lyft — here’s exactly how much I make in one week on the job

People always want to know how much money I make driving for Uber and Lyft, so I decided to track every penny I made for one week.
You can add a prepaid card to your Lyft account just like you'd add any other payment method.

‘Does Lyft take prepaid cards?’: How to add a prepaid card to your Lyft account and use it to pay for rides

Lyft does take prepaid cards as a form of payment, along with credit and debit cards, PayPal, Google Pay, and Apple Pay. Here's how to add a card.
To order a Lyft for someone else, you just have to type in their location and add a note for the driver.

‘Can you order a Lyft for someone else?’: Yes, you can — here’s how to do it in the Lyft app

You can order a Lyft for someone else right from the Lyft app. All you need to do is specify the right pickup location and add a driver's note.
Customers in Chicago and San Francisco can test out the new subscription service.

‘Why is my Uber account disabled?’: A guide to Uber account deactivation, and how you might get your account back

If your Uber account is disabled, you should review Uber's community guidelines. Here's what you need to know, and how you might get an account back.