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2014-09-12 12:20:45

FRANKFURT, Germany, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Poll shows over half of Germans aged 18-35 believe government should do more to support ridesharing - 62% say competition and innovation should be encouraged by the government - 60% welcome new transport options in their area A recent poll shows that the vast majority of 18- to 35-years-old Germans are in favour of ridesharing with 70% either considering doing it or having...

2014-08-29 12:20:50

Just in time for Labor Day travel, Hailo passengers can save up to 65% on rides by sharing with Bandwagon NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bandwagon, a New York-based ridesharing app and logistics startup, is testing in-app integration with Hailo, one of the world's fastest growing e-hail apps. This test is the first alliance between a leading shared ride company and an e-hail provider, and makes sharing taxis and splitting fares--in the city, at a concert, or to and from the...

2014-08-07 12:34:09

Commute pioneer says it's time to draw a line between legitimate ridesharing and neo-taxi services SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of recent announcements from Lyft and Uber, Carma is calling for greater clarity regarding Transportation Network Companies and the 'sharing' terminology they use, despite the fact that their drivers make healthy profits. For example, the term 'ridesharing', which has been widely misused by Transportation Network startups, can...

2014-05-20 08:22:15

Demand for Real-Time Carpooling & Toll Reimbursements Brings Carma Expansion to New Manor Expressway AUSTIN, Texas, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to overwhelming success in Northwest Austin, Carma Carpooling, the real-time carpooling network, is expanding its toll benefits program for carpoolers to the newly opened Manor Expressway. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140519/89040 Carma celebrated its expansion with local businesses and community leaders at the Central Texas...

2014-02-27 16:20:25

City's transportation future placed in the hands of residents AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Austinites now have a new way to get around town thanks to Carma Carpooling, the breakthrough real-time smartphone app that launched in Austin as part of a pilot project with the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority. Carma matches drivers and riders as they travel, enabling them to set up carpools and share the cost of driving through automatic in-app payments. The overall...

2013-11-12 23:19:41

GoVeho.com, the nation’s first and only social networking site for ridesharing, is looking for eco-friendly donors that will aid their mission to provide commuters an easy, on-demand carpooling option that can reduce deadly carbon emissions by an estimated six tons per average rider, per year. Toms River, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 There is a new way to get around town. An unconventional and growing trend in transportation: social networking for ridesharing. GoVeho.com, the...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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