Uber to expand to more Indian cities, plans shift to electric vehicles

Payal Ganguly

Cab aggregator Uber Technologies Inc. plans to expand to more cities in India and grow other services such as bike-hailing, a ....

4 October, 2018

Bike taxi operator Rapido rebrands rider app to ramp up network

Binu Paul

Bike taxi operator Rapido has rebranded its rider app to Rapido Captain as it looks to get more riders on its network and strengthen ....

21 January, 2017

Uber India to focus on ride-sharing, localisation in 2017

Arti Singh

Ride-sharing and localisation (tweaking the product according to local priorities) will be the top trends shaping India's cab-aggregation ....

18 January, 2017

We plan to scale up UberPool, UberMoto in 2017: Uber India strategy head

Arti Singh

In an exclusive chat with TechCircle, Uber India's strategy head Prabhjeet Singh talks about the company's strategy, new announcements, ....

17 January, 2017

Exclusive: Uber puts a pause on bike-taxi service in Faridabad

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based cab-hailing firm Uber's bike taxi service UberMOTO seems to be unavailable in Faridabad. Users have claimed that they ....

5 January, 2017

Exclusive: Bike-taxi service Getbike raises angel funding worth $100K

Dearton Thomas Hector

Hyderabad-based Vave Infosolutions India Pvt. Ltd, which runs motorcycle-sharing startup Getbike, has raised $100,000 (around ....

21 December, 2016

Uber's founder Travis Kalanick in India; launches UberMOTO in Hyderabad

Dearton Thomas Hector

Travis Kalanick, who coded and created Uber sitting or probably lying down at the serene beaches of Varkala in Kerala, is back ....

13 December, 2016

Bike taxi app Rapido adds pooling to its offerings

Disha Sharma & Varun Arora

In its bid to improve unit economics, bike taxi app Rapido has added bike-pooling to its offerings. The startup will now offer ....

12 December, 2016

Exclusive: Uber's bike share service UberMoto goes cold in Ahmedabad

Dearton Thomas Hector

Is Uber's bike-share service UberMoto facing viability issues in Ahmedabad? By the looks of it, it is. TechCircle tried to book ....

23 September, 2016

Exclusive: Bike taxi startup Hey Bob halts operations on fund crunch

Dearton Thomas Hector

Hey Bob, Bengaluru's first bike taxi firm, has suspended operations barely a year after launching its services due to a shortage ....

7 September, 2016

What nationalist Ola had to say against 'foreign' Uber in Karnataka High Court

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Even as the Karnataka High Court heard a petition filed by cab drivers affected by the Karnataka On-Demand Transportation Technology ....

28 June, 2016

Uber, Ola start bike taxi play in India

Priya Prasad

Ride-hailing app Uber and homegrown Ola will now extend their rivalry to India's nascent bike taxi segment. The two companies ....

3 March, 2016