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San Francisco-based electric scooter sharing network Scoot tells TechCrunch it plans to share its back-end software with third-party scooter operators in congested cities around the world. The idea, as Scoots founder Michael Keating explained it, is to allow those in other cities who have vehicles tohook into Scoots back-end operation system, allowing them to also run a scooter sharing network in their area.
As of today, founders have a lot of options as to what kinds of accelerator programs they might want to try to get in to. Theres Y Combinator, Techstars and 500 Startups, among many others.
Electronics and water go together like, well, electronics and water. But how are you going to talk to your friends when youre knee-deep in snow or plunging down a mountainside on a bike?
Four digital media organizations are coming together to form a new holding company and theyve also raised $100 million in additional funding from Discovery Communications. Those four companies are Thrillist (lifestyle), NowThis Media (video news), The Dodo (animals) and Discoverys digital network Seeker (including its production studio SourceFed).
Taxi startup Flywheel is officially making its move into New York City, with the aim to better equip old-school taxis to take on Uber andLyft. Flywheel recently received approval from the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission to operate TaxiOS, its smartphone-based taxi meter that comes with electronic dispatch, payments, navigation and GPS-based metering.