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Heyride Has a Hitch in Its Get-Along
Cease-and-desist letter issued by City of Austin to local startup
"...Heyride is on the cover of the Austin Chronicle this..."

Nov. 21, 2012 Screens Post by Dan Solomon

City to Heyride: Not So Fast
Is this mobile ridesharing app in a legal gray area or openly violating the city's taxi franchise agreement?
"...Heyride was on the cover of The Austin Chronicle last..."

Nov. 30, 2012 News Feature by Dan Solomon

Going Places
By merging technology and old-school community-building, Heyride just may revolutionize how you get from here to there
"...ideas, Josh Huck conceived of the company he founded, Heyride, while he was exhausted. After crossing through the morass..."

Nov. 23, 2012 Screens Feature by Dan Solomon

SideCar to City: Have App, Will Travel ... to Court
Ridesharing tries to get past roadblocks
"...on They had recently acquired Austin-based rideshare firm Heyride, and were asking the city to back down on..."

March 15, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Need a Lyft? Rideshare Wars, the Sequel
New player brings rideshare back to city agenda
"...Francisco-based company, known locally for acquiring former Chronicle cover-boys Heyride ("Going Places," Nov. 23, 2012) – invested "tons" of..."

June 6, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Free Mustache Rides
Lyft piggybacks on SXSW's success
"...municipalities. In October 2012, the City of Austin sent Heyride a cease-and-desist labeling the local startup a taxi franchise...."

March 11, 2013 SXSW Post by Brandon Watson

City Council: NI deal approved
Incentives package, Hotel ZaZa, and looking into ridesharing . . .
"...background, however, were the city's cease-and-desist orders issued to Heyride and then its successor Sidecar, for trying to promote..."

March 8, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Making Car Ownership Obsolete
Zipcar, Car2Go: Our mission is to sell zero cars
"...Four years ago, Heyride introduced Austin to the concept of ridesharing, but stalled..."

Aug. 19, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Keep Calm and Party On
Everything you need to know to navigate SXSW Film
"...warned: SideCar, which recently acquired beleaguered Austin car-share service Heyride, has received a cease-and-desist letter from the City of..."

March 4, 2013 Screens Post

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