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Lyft broke the law when it failed to tell Chicago about a driver it kicked off its app. A month later he was accused of killing a taxi driver while wo...

Lyft could be fined up to $10,000 for failing to report the driver, who has since been charged with murder.

Lyft wants to patent a ‘driver jukebox’ that could let you play music during your ride

Uber, the company's biggest competitor, has had a similar function for more than three years. Lyft might be trying to catch up.
Thuan Pham joined Uber as CTO in 2013

An Uber executive says the company hopes to eventually open its platform to third-party developers

Thuan Pham said at a conference Tuesday that Uber wants to emulate Amazon's web services product to supplement revenue and help turn a profit

A writer’s surprisingly simple trick for staying safe in a Lyft has gone viral. Here’s what you need to know.

The driver thanked Tiffany Jackson, whose tweet has garnered more than 2,000 retweets, and said he was going to pass along the tips to his sister.
Your Uber drivers can rate you, just like you rate them.

How to check your Uber passenger rating, and improve it if it’s low

You can check your Uber passenger rating from the Uber app with a single tap — improving it, however, may take a while. Here's how to do both.

Uber has a new competitor in one of its most competitive overseas markets that’s backed by Softbank, Hyundai and other big names

Ola has investments from Softbank, which also backed Uber, as well as automakers including Hyundai and Kia.
After dropping off passengers at a Broadway play, Johan Nijman, a for-hire driver who runs his own service and also drives for Uber on the side, drives through the West Side of Manhattan.

An Uber glitch sent drivers to riders’ final destinations — before picking anyone up

An Uber spokesperson said the issue has been resolved after sending numerous drivers to the wrong place, often well away from where a rider requested the ride.
After dropping off passengers at a Broadway play, Johan Nijman, a for-hire driver who runs his own service and also drives for Uber on the side, drives through the West Side of Manhattan.

Uber and Lyft drivers reveal what they wish they knew before signing up to work for the apps

It's easy to sign up and get going, but it takes a lot of effort to make much money on the platform.

Uber and Lyft drivers reveal the things you should never do while taking a ride

Business Insider has spoken with dozens of drivers about their experiences driving for the companies. Here's what they had to say.

Uber closes above its IPO price for the first time after announcing plans to expand into West Africa

Uber views West Africa as a major growth opportunity, according a statement from the company's chief business officer, Brooks Entwistle.