CA Governor Brown signed ride-sharing legislation this week specifying minimum levels of insurance that TNCs must carry [http://www.modbee.com/2014/09/17/3543869_brown-signs-ride-sharing-insurance.html?sp=/99/1526/&rh=1]. Could this be the start of a trend across the US?
Kuaidi Dache, the Chinese taxi hailing and ride-sharing service is going global as Uber enters the Chinese market [http://www.mynextfone.co.uk/news/kuaidi-dache-the-chinese-taxi-hailing-and-ridesharing-service-is-h30493.html].
And for those still not convinced about the impact of ride-sharing services on conventional mobility [http://www.theverge.com/2014/9/18/6401245/uber-san-francisco-cab-use]:
Ride sharing apps may have caused taxi use in San Francisco to drop 65 percent.
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