Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Safety Tips: Ride Safe When Riding with Uber or Lyft

Caution is emphasized when ordering a ride after the recent death of a college student who got into a car she mistook for an Uber.
Erika Suarez , Online Editor-In-Chief April 10, 2019

Awareness has elevated for ride-sharing safety after the death of Samantha Josephson. A 21-year-old college student dies last weekend after getting into a car she mistook as her Uber driver. In recent years, at least two dozen women have been attacked after making a similar mistake, according to the...

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Free rides will be provided by Metro and six additional TAP agencies on Election Day, Nov. 6.

Catch a Free Ride to the Polls on Election Day

Free rides? Count me in.
Erika Suarez , Online Editor-In-Chief November 5, 2018

Metro and six other local transit agencies will offer free transportation this Election Day. You won't need a TAP card to board a bus or train to your designated voting location. Uber and Lyft will offer discounted rides for voters across the Los Angeles area as well. Uber's promo code is Vote2018,...

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The Ford Fusion collaborates with Lyft autonomy.

LYFT Buys AR Company to help Build Self-Driving Cars

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director October 25, 2018

Lyft is finally stepping into the self-driving car industry. They’ve acquired Blue Vision Labs, a UK based augmented reality firm that helps cars know and understand their location. The merger will join Lyft level 5 team to contribute to its knowledge. Blue Vision will also be the home base for a London...

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