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Taxis line the street in the Federal District of Mexico City.

The taxi app just can’t catch a break down in Latin America. Read more» 3

A study by the U.S. PIRG Education Fund and the Frontier Group ranks Phoenix in the middle of the pack among 70 cities when it comes to technology-enabled transportation options. It cited the Phoenix GRID bike share program as one such option.

Having a bike-sharing service and ride-sourcing options Uber and Lyft won Phoenix praise in the study released by two groups that want to get more people out of cars. But the Innovative Transportation Index finds the city has plenty of room for improvement. Read more» 1

Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft contend that their smartphone-based services are more convenient than taxis. But a state official says that if the companies want to continue operating here they will have to abide by the same regulations as taxi companies. Read more»

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