Tag Archive: rides


Your Strava rides will no longer be shared with Relive

There are ways around it, but this breakup sucks for fans of this cool little service.

What you need to know Effective immediately, rides recorded in Strava will not report data to Relive. Strava says this decision was made because Relive was abusing its API. Relive says it followed Strava’s takedown request and got blacklisted anyway.

There are a ton of third-party apps out there that can take your ride of run in Strava and visualize it  [Read More…]

This credit card just became one of the best ways to save on Uber rides

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The Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express is already one of the best cash back cards on the market. For those who frequently use ride sharing services like Uber and Lyft, things just got even better.

Earn with Uber and Lyft

American Express has added a whole  [Read More…]

Uber begins Scheduled Rides rollout in Seattle, more cities coming soon

Uber has started rolling out its new Scheduled Rides feature, starting in Seattle, for its business customers. It will allow those users to schedule a pickup date from the shared ride service from 30 minutes to 30 days in advance.

Uber stated:

Since the option to schedule a ride is a top-requested feature from business travelers, we’re excited to give priority access to riders who have Business Profiles or are linked to their company’s Uber for  [Read More…]

Lyft begins testing scheduled rides in San Francisco

Lyft has begun testing a new feature that will allow customers of the ride-sharing service to schedule pickups as much as 24 hours in advance.

Lyft states:

Whether you have an early-morning flight and need to get to the airport or have a make-or-break business meeting cross-town, scheduled rides will get you out the door and off to your destination at your specified pickup time. Scheduling a ride is easy – when selecting  [Read More…]

Facebook and Uber team up to let you order rides from Messenger

Facebook has teamed up with Uber to let you order a ride and share your ride status with friends from inside of Messenger.

Samsung partners with Trek bicycles to augment cyclists’ rides

Looking for an easier way to monitor your vitals while cycling? Samsung may prove it has the answer soon, as the manufacturer has announced that it is partnering with Trek bicycles to see how its products can enhance the cycling experience of riders.

EE rolling out 4G to 15 new UK towns with high-speed donkey rides to boot!

Good news for you folk in the UK that use EE as your network of choice. Today see’s the countries largest carrier announce their 4G service in 15 new towns – including – Gateshead, Birkenhead, East Grinstead, Leighton Buzzard, Wallasey, South Shields, Wakefield, Coatbridge, Lisburn, Bangor (NI), Newtownards, Omagh, Port Talbot and Neath. This follows the recent announcement that EE is expanding its double-speed 4G network to 20 more towns and cities before the end of  [Read More…]

Sidekick Cycle rides onto Android

We all play games for fun, but wouldn’t it be nice if there were other positive effects too? Global Gaming Initiative’s newly-released Sidekick Cycle has just such a goal. As a game, it’s a 2D bicycling game in which racers ride through impossible courses in order to collect coins and items. Sort of like iStunt 2 and other obstacle-course based games.

Like most mobile games, Sidekick Cycle is free to play. The difference here is  [Read More…]