Source: Lyft spending ~$10 per new user, down from $70 in fall 2016; App Annie says Lyft’s US app downloads grew 115% while Uber’s grew only 25% YoY in Q1 2017 (Sonya Mann/Inc.com)

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Sonya Mann / Inc.com:
Source: Lyft spending ~$ 10 per new user, down from $ 70 in fall 2016; App Annie says Lyft’s US app downloads grew 115% while Uber’s grew only 25% YoY in Q1 2017  —  The smaller startup is acquiring customers at a lower cost and closing the gap of its big bad rival.  —  WRITE A COMMENT


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US district judge dismisses US Chamber of Commerce’s lawsuit against City of Seattle, over law that would give Uber and Lyft drivers the right to unionize (Greg Bensinger/Wall Street Journal)

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Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
US district judge dismisses US Chamber of Commerce’s lawsuit against City of Seattle, over law that would give Uber and Lyft drivers the right to unionize  —  Judge dismisses a challenge to a law that enables ride-hailing drivers to unionize  —  A federal judge on Tuesday dealt a setback …


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