Two rural Delaware towns got a new transit and ride-hailing app


Residents of the towns of Georgetown and Millsboro, Delaware can now book transportation through a new app from Via, the company announced this week.

New York City debuts for-hire vehicle data hub


A new data hub from New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission will grant residents and officials insight into the way for-hire vehicles move around the city.

Autonomous vehicles projected to make traffic worse some places, better in others


By encouraging ride-sharing services over from public transit, autonomous vehicles were found by researchers to generate various changes in traffic congestion in different regions.

Uber adds bulk download feature to open data portal, announces city partnerships


The updates remediate early criticisms of the portal as the ride-hailing company forges new partnerships with six cities around the world, including Cincinnati.

Uber, Lyft drivers now must pass background checks in New Jersey


A new state law creates tighter regulations for ride-hailing services after complaints of unfair treatment from the limousine industry.