Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Its larger rival Uber is likely to follow suit. Such ride-hailing and sharing technology companies are at one end of the micro-mobility transformation of urban transport to rider- rather than driver-centric. At the other are the dockless e-scooter and electric bicycle app services, which in many places are replacing docked and dockless bicycle services. McKinsey estimates that by 2020, shared micro-mobility apps will be used for up to one in seven journeys under 8 kilometres.