Uber Wants More Uber Drivers, Launches New Carpooling Service

Uber is testing a new carpooling service in what it called its “number one city in the world.” In Chengdu, China, Uber is piloting a program called uberCOMMUTE. It’s basically a carpooling feature – targeted at drivers who are already…

Google Tests Waze-Powered Ride Service

Google is testing a Waze-powered carpooling program in Israel, according to multiple reports. The service, called RideWith, will let people pay drivers a “small fee for a ride to and from work,” reports Reuters. The service launched today in Tel…

Lyft Acquires Hitch to Help with Carpooling Service

On-demand car service Lyft has announced that it is acquiring Hitch, another on-demand car service focused on carpooling. “John and Logan met the Hitch team over a year ago and as both teams talked, they realized they shared the same…

Lyft Is Doing That Whole Carpooling Thing Too

On Tuesday, on-demand ride company Uber unveiled UberPool, a new service that allows users to split fares with strangers who are planning on traveling on a similar path. With UberPool, one single Uber ride can stop numerous times in one…

Carpool Facts: Who are these People? [Infographic]

With the rising costs of gasoline and just about every other resource out there too, carpooling has to becoming a more attractive option for thousands of commuters, but who is actually doing it? There’s a variety of people doing it,…