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Hellobike, survivor of China’s bike-sharing craze, goes electric

Just two years ago, investors were heavily pouring money into China’s dockless bike-sharing startups. Now that boom has busted with derelict bikes littering the...

This entrepreneur is donating unwanted bike-sharing cycles to underprivileged students in...

What is the world to do with the graveyards of dockless bicycles left over after China’s bike sharing startups retreated from global markets? One man...

How electric scooters infiltrated society in 2018

If 2017 was the year of dockless bike-sharing, then 2018 was the year that ushered in an entirely new era for tech-infused personal mobility...

Ola, Uber’s India rival, invests $100M in scooter rental startup Vogo

We’re familiar with Uber cozying up to scooter startups — it has bought one and invested in another — but over in India, the...

Meituan, China’s ‘everything app’, walks away from bike sharing and ride...

A major player in the race to transport Chinese people around is losing steam. Meituan Dianping, the Tencent-backed all-encompassing platform for local services, continues...

China’s Youon expands into Europe as other bike startups backpedal worldwide

A little known Chinese bike company is riding into Europe as its peer Ofo has applied the brakes to its global expansion strategy in...

Finally, Ofo shuts down Indian operations

After reports of scaling down its business and firing employees in India, Chinese bicycle sharing behemoth Ofo has finally decided to close its operations...