Taxi app

Uber’s woes in London show need for driver-owned taxi app | Andre Spicer

FFor the second time in a few years, Uber is under threat in London. Transport for London judged that the company was not “fit and proper”. It is likely that Uber will make some minor changes to get the license back. But if TfL wants a truly responsive and appropriate transport service in London, it […]

Taxi app

Book free rides on this taxi app by watching ad videos (and other top stories of the day)

VAOO Cabs is the newest app-based fleet taxi service in town and it works on an interesting premise – watch ads, earn credits, and spend those credits on your taxi rides. Launched in October, VAOO caught immediate attention thanks to legendary Indian cricketer Kapil Dev, who is not only one of the startup’s investors but […]

Taxi app

Yango challenges Gett in Israel’s taxi app market

Next Monday, less than a year after entering Israel, taxi app Yango, owned by Nasdaq-listed Russian software company Yandex, will expand its operations in Israel to new cities, including Beersheva, Haifa and the Krayot region north of Haifa. Yango currently operates in and around Tel Aviv, Ashkelon, Ashdod and Ben Gurion Airport. Yandex’s market […]