15 49.0138 8.38624 1 0 4000 1 http://latest-mobile-news.com 300
Category / Bird

‘Smart’ e-scooter thinks it can fix flaws with scooter-sharing

An e-scooter is an e-scooter is an e-scooter. Right? It may seem that way, but companies are developing new designs for the two-wheeled machines. As the scooter-share industry continues to grow, it’s becoming clear that the motorized devices are increasingly important.  SEE ALSO: E-scooter companies really don’t want you to do this Superpedestrian, a transportation...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Report: Uber looks into buying e-scooter company Bird or Lime

Four wheels good, two wheels better.  According to a report in The Information, the ride-hailing company Uber is in secret talks to acquire an electric scooter company. And, if the story’s sources are accurate, Uber isn’t being too picky — the company is reportedly speaking with both Bird and Lime about a possible deal.  SEE...CONTINUE READING
Share:
Category:Bird, E Scooter, Lime, Lyft, Uber

Bird will let you complain about bad e-scooter parking

Irresponsible scooter parking is the scourge of any city overrun with the motorized devices. So on Thursday, e-scooter company Bird unleashed “Community Mode” on its app, which includes a way to report or complain about bad parking jobs or damaged Birds blighting city streets. SEE ALSO: Bird wants you riding its e-scooters all day The...CONTINUE READING
Share:

E-scooters finally return to San Francisco—without Bird and Lime

It’s been a wild ride, but e-scooters are officially back in San Francisco. It only took an official ban, a drawn-out permit application process, a surprising selection announcement, three appeals (from Lime, Uber’s Jump, and Spin), and a denied temporary restraining order to get here.  SEE ALSO: San Francisco has no idea what to do...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Scooting while drunk is a dangerous, lame way to get a DUI

Yes, you can get busted for scooting while drunk.  With scooters swooping into more and more cities, it’s no surprise that people are behaving badly on the electric devices. E-scooter rental company Bird celebrated its first anniversary earlier this month with 2.1 million riders in 100 cities. That’s 10 million rides.   But not all...CONTINUE READING
Share:

This Twitter thread about a very good bird will warm your cold soul

Who doesn’t love a good man-befriends-animal story? This one about Henry the Blue Jay will tug at your heartstrings.  SEE ALSO: Super cute birb peeps with excitement when he meets his stuffed-animal twin Posted to Twitter by planetary astronomer Alex Parker, the story of the bird’s transformation from scruffy little bird to grasshopper-catching virtuoso, is...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Bird flies through someone’s window, poops on their laptop, then just croaks

It’s a common superstition that bad things come in threes. There’s no scientific evidence that suggests this is true, but one Redditor’s story may make a believer out of you. Redditor u/JaMollyAdams shared a their very unfortunate run in with a bird today on r/pics, and wow do we feel for them. “A bird flew...CONTINUE READING
Share:
Category:Bird, Culture, Death, Laptop, Poop
Please wait...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Want to be notified when our article is published? Enter your email address and name below to be the first to know.