Taxi app

New Yellow Taxi App Offers Passengers Upfront, No-Surge Prices

As part of a two-year pilot program, the Taxi and Limousine Commission has approved a new smartphone app for yellow and green cabs that will allow passengers to get fares in advance, fares without surge and estimated arrival times before hailing a trip. . wave was created “for New Yorkers by New Yorkers” and is […]

Taxi app

NATO member state fears new Russian taxi app could spy on users

The Lithuanian government is warning citizens and officials to avoid using a Russian web giant’s taxi service, fearing the company’s new product could collect their data. The Yandex Taxi app, which emerged as a service similar to ride-sharing apps Uber and Lyft in Russia, was launched last week in neighboring Lithuania. Although officially based in […]