GrabTaxi Holdings co-founder Anthony Tan doesn’t see Didi Chuxing Technology, a current investor, acquiring his ride-sharing startup to take over the market in Southeast Asia—at least not for now.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JULY 02, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - A RIDE TAXI, LLC
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- GrabTaxi Co-Founder: Didi Isn't Interested in Buying Us---Yet
Friday Jun 9, 2017
- The Future of Ride-Hailing Apps, as Seen by Grab
Friday Jun 9, 2017
Anthony Tan, CEO of Grab, Uber's main rival in Southeast Asia, said at WSJ D.Live Asia conference that the Singapore-based ride-hailing company is betting on closer collaboration with taxi firms and innovations such as "chat-bots" to communicate with customers.
- Yandex unveils self-driving car concept for taxi service
By David Curry - Friday Jun 2, 2017
Russian search giant Yandex unveiled a prototype self-driving car on Tuesday, which it plans to incorporate into its taxi service in the future.A heavily modified Toyota Prius V is the car of choice for Yandex. It has outfitted the prototype with sensors, cameras, and artificial intelligence.Even though the prototype has not been on public roads, it is able to drive in ‘complex environments’ including busy city traffic, according to Yandex’s press release.See you on the roads next yearYandex plans to test the car publically by 2018.“Self-driving cars are set to revolutionize the...Read More
- Lyft and nuTonomy announce self-driving R&D partnership
By David Curry - Thursday Jun 8, 2017
Uber rival Lyft and self-driving startup nuTonomy have announced on Tuesday a R&D partnership focused on the “end-to-end experience” of riders in autonomous vehicles.nuTonomy will work on the performance of the self-driving system and how it interacts with the rider, while Lyft will focus on the routing and booking of rides. In a press release, the companies said they want to learn and improve from one another.See Also: Delphi joins crowded autonomous taxi run in SingaporeThe R&D will take place in Boston, where nuTonomy has been testing self-driving vehicles for half a year....Read More
- Uber CEO takes leave, now the company must grow up
By Kevin Kelleher - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
ANALYSIS: Uber, the unorthodox ride-hailing company that shook up the taxi industry, is itself undergoing a shakeup on a seismic scale unprecedented in Silicon Valley, most significantly with the leave of absence for its founder and CEO Travis Kalanick and the departure of a top executive Kalanick had stood by steadfastly through a series of scandals. […]
- Dubai's self-flying taxis are primed for takeoff later this year
By Brett Williams - Monday Jun 19, 2017
- Check out how easy it'll be to hail one of Airbus' conceptual autonomous flying taxis
By Brett Williams - Saturday Jun 17, 2017
Hailing a flying taxi will someday be as easy as pulling out your phone and pressing a button.
That's the future presented by a number of vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft projects, and major transportation movers and shakers, most notably Uber and its partners, have outlined plans to take the ride hailing services currently stuck on the ground to put them in the skies.
One of the busiest companies in the space is Airbus, which just dropped a new video of its autonomous flying taxi hailing project. The video is just a CG demo of the concept, but it's still an exciting vision of the future of mobility. Read more...More about Ride Hailing, Flying Cars, Vtol, Tech, and Sharing Economy
- Future of City Transport: Flying Taxis
Wednesday Jun 21, 2017
Flying car concepts and designs have been around for awhile. But some firms are looking to transform the idea and provide a point-to-point passenger vehicle service–or a flying taxi. Here are three companies pushing to revolutionize city transport. Graphic Simulation: Volocopter