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  • GM's Arīv electric bikes are launching in Europe first

    GM has officially launched the compact and folding electric bikes it unveiled last year under the brand name "Arīv." The automaker hosted a $10,000 naming contest for the e-bikes when it announced the new project, so someone somewhere out there is fe

    Engadget
  • Lime loses appeal to operate electric scooters in SF

    Lime, similar to its competitors Spin and JUMP, just got word that while its appeal to operate electric scooters in phase one of San Francisco’s pilot program was denied, it may be able to deploy scooters during phase two. This comes following San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Neutral Hearing Officer James Doyle’s decision regarding Ford’s [

    TechCrunch
  • Electric Scooter Company Lime Hires Its First CMO

    At a $1.1 billion valuation, Lime is making some C-suite moves, including hiring its very first chief marketing officer. Duke Stump, who was previously evp of brand and community at Lululemon and led the company's first global campaign, "This Is Yoga," is joining Lime. It's a pivotal time for the company, which is attempting to

    @adweek
  • Snag an electric scooter of your own at a sweet discount

    A modern take on the Razor models of your childhood, herds of dockless electric scooters took sidewalks by storm last fall as a hip, eco-friendly alternative to public transportation. By allowing riders to pick up and drop off their e-scooters wherever, companies like Bird and Lime made it easy to zip around a city on the cheap.  But because people are people, some of these e-scooters met fateful ends at the bottom of lakes, in grocery store aisles, and on deserted beaches. Others have been...

    Mashable
  • his second was allegedly fleeing on an electric scooter

    Luca Mangiarano's first alleged mistake was robbing a bank. His second: using an electric scooter as his getaway vehicle. Aside from the fact that the Silicon Valley imports top out at about 15 mph, police have begun to realize that they're also something approaching a digital fingerprint on wheels.

    www.orlandosentinel.com
  • his second was allegedly fleeing on an electric scooter

    Luca Mangiarano's first alleged mistake was robbing a bank. His second: using an electric scooter as his getaway vehicle. Aside from the fact that the Silicon Valley imports top out at about 15 mph, police have begun to realize that they're also something approaching a digital fingerprint on wheels.

    www.baltimoresun.com
  • Hungary launches campaign targeting George Soros

    Commission president, along with Hungarian-American George Soros, are focus of new anti-Brussels drive.

    www.politico.com