ride sharing

Gogoro Launches Scooter-Sharing GoShare App in Taiwan

Gogoro Launches Scooter-Sharing GoShare App in Taiwan

The smart scooter company Gogoro is expanding with a new ride sharing app designed specifically for smart cities. The new app is called GoShare, and will launch in the Taiwanese city of Taoyuan in August. “Cities have proven consumer demand for mobility sharing, but few have established ongoing viability because of the operational inefficiencies in…

Jumio Survey Finds Many Americans Feel Unsafe with Ride Sharing Apps

Jumio Survey Finds Many Americans Feel Unsafe with Ride Sharing Apps

Ride sharing apps like Uber and Lyft have billed themselves as being safer and more convenient than the more traditional alternatives. However, a new survey from Jumio suggests that the sharing economy is only delivering on half of that promise. The survey found that nearly one fifth of all riders (18.1 percent) felt unsafe when…