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04.28.17
Portland plans to convert poop into fuel
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Portland plans to convert poop into fuel

The city will convert methane from sewage into renewable natural gas for trucks.

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09.22.15
Starbucks adds mobile pay and ordering to its Android app
09.22.15

Starbucks adds mobile pay and ordering to its Android app

If someone gets an order wrong now, it’s all your fault.

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08.18.15
Amazon's latest service test has you picking up orders
08.18.15

Amazon's latest service test has you picking up orders

Forget waiting for the courier to drop off your Amazon order -- the company is testing a service where you'd pick up packages yourself.

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04.30.15
Flywheel wants you to skip the wait for app-friendly taxis
04.30.15

Flywheel wants you to skip the wait for app-friendly taxis

As convenient as ridesharing and app-based taxi services can be, you still have to wait for your l...

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04.24.15
Portland unbans UberX
04.24.15

Portland unbans UberX

Citing violations of its hired transportation rules, the city of Portland, OR sued Uber last Decem...

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03.13.15
Spinlister wants to be the Zipcar of smart bike rentals
03.13.15

Spinlister wants to be the Zipcar of smart bike rentals

This smart bike is about to turn urban ridesharing on its ear. Spinlister, a global peer-to-peer b...

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12.18.14
Uber deal with Portland takes its cars off the road temporarily
12.18.14

Uber deal with Portland takes its cars off the road temporarily

One of Uber's legal problems appears to be moving towards a positive resolution. The city of Portl...

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12.09.14
Portland sues Uber over its 'illegal' ridesharing service
12.09.14

Portland sues Uber over its 'illegal' ridesharing service

Uber has a long, long history of flouting laws that limit its ridesharing business, but Portland i...

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