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Two firms to offer ride-hailing apps for beleaguered taxi industry

Two firms to offer ride-hailing apps for beleaguered taxi industry
The city of Chicago is designating two firms to offer ride-hailing apps in the city's taxi fleet, a move meant to boost a cab industry besieged by competition from services such as Uber and Lyft. By Feb. 1, all of the city's 12,700 licensed taxi …
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Need a compatible roommate? Five apps and sites to help you search

Need a compatible roommate? Five apps and sites to help you search
That's why the Roommates app by ApartmentList, a rental real estate search engine start-up, took a few pointers from online dating services that sync to the user's Facebook account to build a profile and pre-screen potential dates — or, in this case …
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