18 stories about E-Scooters

E-scooter sharing startup Bird appoints Ran Broder Israel CEO

Broder, who headed company's operation & governance relations for the past two years, will replace company founder Yaniv Rivlin, who remains a consultant
VOOM Tomer Kashi

Inside VOOM’s mission to be the ‘Lemonade for Mobility’

30.03.21|James Spiro
Its CEO believes the mobility ecosystem is changing even faster than the insurance industry - and there’s a new space to dominate
יניב ריבלין Yaniv Rivlin Bird Israel

Private micro-mobility companies might finally give cities the innovation they need

31.08.20|James Spiro
CTech spoke with the CEO of Bird Israel on how private companies can help public sectors - to the benefit of millions
קורקינטיים קורקינטיים קורקינטים קורקינט חשמלקורקינט חשמלי שיתופיים של בירד ב שדרות רוטשילד תל אביב

Coronavirus Threatens Shared E-Scooter Companies

31.03.20|Sophie Shulman
Self-quarantine and lockdowns have reduced use of shared e-scooters. Bird let hundreds of employees go while Lime is looking to raise funding at a valuation of only $400 million. Will e-scooters vanish from our streets as quickly as they arrived?
קורקינט חשמלי תל אביב 7

Over 10% of Israelis Make Weekly Use of Bikes and E-Scooters, Report Says

16.01.20|Udi Etsion and Adi Pick
Nearly 7.5% of Israelis use micro-mobility options every day, according to a global public transport report released Wednesday by Israel-based public transportation app Moovit
קורקינטיים קורקינטיים קורקינטים קורקינט חשמלקורקינט חשמלי שיתופיים של בירד ב שדרות רוטשילד תל אביב

The Uber Case: Why Micro-Mobility Companies Need a Better Business Plan

12.01.20|Omer Kabir
Last week, shared e-scooter company Lime announced a significant downsizing of its operation and a new focus on profitability, marking the way for its rivals to what?
חנייה קורקינטים חשמליים קורקינט ליים תל אביב

Lime Places Automatic Speed Limit on E-Scooters in Tel Aviv

02.01.20|Udi Etsion
The company’s shared scooters, capable of reaching a speed of 25 kilometers per hour, now automatically slow down in certain densely populated areas
קורקינט חשמלי תל אביב

Scooter-Sharing Services Bird and Lime Come to Jerusalem

07.10.19|Udi Etsion and Adi Pick
A new pilot program will see several dozens of shared scooters stationed around the city's Har Hotzvim High-Tech Park
קורקינט מנוע חשמלי

Shared E-Scooter Users Risk not Just Injury but Also Their Privacy

23.08.19|Dov Greenbaum
Regulators around the world who attempt to limit the shared micro-mobility industry have accidents in mind, but what they should really be keeping their eyes on is how companies use and safeguard the private user data they collect
חנייה קורקינטים חשמליים קורקינט ליים תל אביב

New Regulations Restricting Micro-Mobility Companies Come Into Force in Tel Aviv

01.08.19|Tomer Hadar
The main restrictions imposed by the new regulations refer to where and how shared-bikes and e-scooters are allowed to be parked, placing full responsibility on the operating company and not on users
כפיר בן שושן קורקינט LEO

Ahead of New Regulation, Scooter-Sharing Service LEO Shuts Down Tel Aviv Operation

29.07.19|Tomer Hadar
LEO intends to continue operating in other Israeli cities and to resume its Tel Aviv service at a later date
קורקינטיים קורקינטים קורקינט חשמלי שיתופיים של בירד בשדרות רוטשילד תל אביב

Bird to Start Carding Israeli E-Scooter Users

24.07.19|Tomer Hadar and Tofi Stoler
The Los Angeles-headquartered electric scooter-sharing company intends to require a scan of users’ ID cards or driver’s licenses as proof of age
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A New Bump in the Road for Tel Aviv’s E-Scooter Users: DUI Charges

22.07.19|Udi Etsion
In Tel Aviv, considered the country’s main micro-mobility hub, the police recently started screening electric bike and e-scooter users for alcohol levels
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Shared E-Scooter Service to Be Offered in Eilat and the Dead Sea

30.06.19|Udi Etsion
Eilat, located on the shore of the Red Sea, and the hotel area surrounding the Ein Bokek shore of The Dead Sea will get 100 and 30 vehicles, respectively
קורקינטיים קורקינטיים קורקינטים קורקינט חשמלקורקינט חשמלי שיתופיים של בירד ב שדרות רוטשילד תל אביב

Scooter-Sharing Companies Don’t Make Money, They Grow

21.06.19|Sophie Shulman
One thing remains unclear when it comes to micro-mobility services—with their relatively high expenses and low revenues, can they one day become profitable?
כפיר בן שושן קורקינט LEO

E-Scooter-Sharing Service LEO Officially Launches in Tel Aviv

19.03.19|Tomer Hadar
LEO will deploy 300 scooters throughout Tel Aviv and 1,000 additional vehicles across Israel within the next two weeks, according to co-founder Kfir Ben Shoshan
קורקינט חשמלי LEO אינוקים

Israeli Scooter-Sharing Service LEO to Put Anti-Theft Tracking Devices on Vehicles

12.03.19|Tomer Hadar
As part of the $2.7 million deal, Nasdaq-listed Ituran will provide LEO with 20,000 units of its GPS tracking device as well as retrieval services in case a vehicle is stolen
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Bike Sharing Company Mobike Developing Its Own E-Scooter

06.03.19|Omer Kabir
The company plans to manufacture its own e-scooters and bring them to market in 2019, according to the company’s local operation manager in Israel