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Uber-Owned JUMP Bike Sharing Service Coming Soon to Montreal

A new electric bike and scooter sharing service called JUMP is getting ready to enter the Montreal bike-sharing market this summer. According to Global News, the Uber-owned service will allow users to book a bike in an app, pay by the minute to rent it, and then leave it at a city-installed bike rack. Unlike BIXI,...

Uber Apparently Working on Autonomous Scooters and Bicycles

Global ride-sharing company Uber has hired a "micromobility robotics" team to work on autonomous bikes and scooters. Uber is apparently working to integrate autonomous driving and sensing technology into their electric bicycles and scooters, according to 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson (via The Telegraph). Uber's Advanced Technologies Group (ATG) made the announcement this weekend at a...