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Bird CEO Travis VanderZanden steps down as president

Shared micromobility company Bird’s board of directors has appointed Shane Torchiana as president of the company, replacing the company’s...

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Bird gets a warning from the NYSE because its stock price is too low

Scooter and micromobility company Bird has to fly at a slightly higher altitude — at least if it wants to keep its New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)...

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Superpedestrian, Voi among the latest micromobility layoffs

As layoffs tear through the startup world, the micromobility industry, which has long struggled to be profitable, is getting hit. Just a couple of...

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Lime suspends operations in South Korea due to “chaotic scooter environment”

Shared micromobility operator Lime will temporarily shut down its operations in several South Korean cities at the end of the month. Lime attributes...

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The Station: Tesla leads in ADAS crashes, gig companies lose battle in MA

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Autotalks wants bike makers to buy its V2X device for micromobility

Vehicle-to-everything (V2X) company Autotalks is selling bike and scooter manufacturers the ZooZ2, a device that aims to alert riders to possible...

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Lime is trailing shared electric motorbikes

Shared micromobility giant Lime is piloting electric motorbikes in Long Beach, California. Lime has been teasing a new form factor to cater to use...

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Bird plans to lay off 23% of staff

Shared micromobility company Bird plans to layoff 23% of its staff, according to tech layoff tracker Layoffs.fyi. The tech tracker attributes the...

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Nimbus launches tiny EV prototype that’s like a motorbike with a roof

As shared e-scooter companies have infiltrated cities and e-bike sales have soared, micromobility has been offered up as a panacea to save us all...

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With ride-hail and delivery launch, Fenix wants to be the Bolt of the Middle East

Abu Dhabi-based mobility startup Fenix has added ride-hail and courier services to its portfolio of mobility products. The company launched...

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Arclight deserves a medal for how it meddles with the bike pedal

Redshift Sports increases rider saftey by sticking bike lights inside pedals to help draw attention to the cyclist as they are pedaling about.

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Meet Philip Reinckens, Spin’s new CEO

We sat down with Spin’s new CEO, Philip Reinckens, to talk about Tier's plans for Spin's future growth, and why he's the person to...

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48 hours left to save $200 on TC Sessions: Mobility

TC Sessions: Mobility 2022 takes place May 18-19 in San Mateo, California, followed by an online event on May 20. Buy your pass before May 15 and...

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Less than 7 Days until TC Sessions: Mobility

We’re less than seven days away from TC Sessions: Mobility 2022, our first in-person mobility event since 2019. The event takes place on May 18-19...

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Gogoro to launch Smartscooters and battery swapping stations in Israel

Gogoro is launching its Smartscooters and battery swapping technology in Tel Aviv this summer, with plans to expand into other Israeli cities in the...

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European micromobility startup Reby acquired by PE player House of Lithium for $100M

Founded in 2018, European micromobility startup Reby took an interesting path. It deployed e-scooters in the city of Zaragoza (Spain), during the...

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Unagi launches its own more exclusive version of shared micromobility

Hunting down a beat up-looking shared electric scooter that has the germs of goodness-knows-who all over the handlebars is not Unagi’s idea of...

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Singapore’s Neuron is taking the slow and steady approach to micromobility

Singapore's Neuron Mobility will use Series B to pursue long-term, limited vendor shared micromobility permits.

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Voi taps Drover to prevent sidewalk scooter riding in Oslo

Shared micromobility company Voi is deploying e-scooters in Oslo, Norway with Drover AI’s computer vision tech that can identify whether a...

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Shift your startup into overdrive and demo at TC Sessions: Mobility 2022

Exhibiting your early-stage startup at TC Sessions: Mobility 2022 in San Mateo, California on May 18-20 is one of the fastest ways to discover new...

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Helbiz earns its name with punishing 2021 earnings

When Helbiz chose its name, did it know that its business would eventually so aptly resemble its moniker? That’s an easy jab to make, but one that...

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Lyft doubles micromobility footprint with PBSC acquisition

Lyft has agreed to acquire PBSC Urban Solutions, a supplier for bikeshare equipment in technology, in a move that will double its scale in...

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Announcing the agenda for TechCrunch Sessions: Mobility 2022

TC Sessions: Mobility is back, and this year we are bringing together the best and brightest founders, investors, engineers and experts on the future...

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Announcing the agenda for TechCrunch Sessions: Mobility 2022

TC Sessions: Mobility is back, and this year we are bringing together the best and brightest founders, investors, engineers and experts on the future...

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Announcing the agenda for TechCrunch Sessions: Mobility 2022

TC Sessions: Mobility is back, and this year we are bringing together the best and brightest founders, investors, engineers and experts on the future...

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Demo at TC Sessions: Mobility 2022, where tremendous value meets huge opportunities

Pssst. Lean in and learn about one of the most value-packed ways to experience TC Sessions: Mobility 2022, our annual deep-dive focused on the...

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Two new ways to attend TC Sessions: Mobility 2022 — in person or online

Well, the early-bird has left the building and taken substantial savings right along with it. Did you miss out? Don’t despair — we’re still...

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Two new ways to attend TC Sessions: Mobility 2022 — in person or online

Well, the early-bird has left the building and taken substantial savings right along with it. Did you miss out? Don’t despair — we’re still...

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