Lime to Miami: No more delays to scooter sharing

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miamiherald—In April, Lime launched our electric scooters, offering increased mobility in Miami’s urban core, reducing cars on the road, and increasing access to public transportation. With average ride times of about 15 minutes, Lime scooters are a cost-efficient and sustainable alternative. Forty percent of rides across the country start or stop near public transit stations.In the two months that Lime operated scooter sharing in the city, residents embraced the service with more than 10,000 of them having...

A startup in the West Coast scooter-sharing craze has squeezed $335 million in funding — here's why one VC is betting Lime could be the next Uber. Scooter startup Lime is raising $335 million. The startup is also partnering with Uber, who also invested, which will allow Uber to introduce scooter rentals in its app. We talked to one of Lime's investors about what the hype was about, and he explained why he thinks Lime could be the next Uber. Less than two weeks after its competitor raised new funding, Lime, one of the most buzzworthy scooter startups to emerge in the last year, has squeezed its investors for another $335 million, the...