Taxi app

Flywheel taxi app enters Portland, allows people to pay for the ride with the phone after calling the taxi

Portland homies have another new option for getting around town that isn’t called Uber or Lyft. Flying, which develops a call application for taxi drivers, launched today in the Pink City. The San Francisco-based startup partners with taxi companies, which can use the Flywheel app to let passengers flag down and pay for rides with […]

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Taxi App Hailo is laying off more staff and readying another round of funding – TechCrunch

Yellow lights ahead for Hailo? We’ve heard, and now confirmed, that the London-based taxi startup, which competes with Uber for on-demand car services, is laying off staff. As part of a reorganization, 17 people, or around 11% of its 150-person workforce, were made redundant earlier this week – a move the company’s CEO says is […]

Taxi app

Bounce’s London Taxi app shows promise but needs more drivers

With Uber, GetTaxi, Hailo, UbiCabs, Kabbee, Addison Lee and other services already giving Londoners the ability to book a car with just a few taps, the question of whether the capital needs another taxi booking app is just. Bouncing cars think so. Its unique selling point, the company spokesperson informed me, is that it is […]