Spin heads to Europe, Just Eat Takeaway gobbles up Grubhub and a drive in a Bentley Flying Spur – TechCrunch

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United adds touchless check-in kiosks to airports across the U.S. – TechCrunch

[ad_1] As Americans are ramping up to start traveling, amid a loosening of COVID-19 restrictions, United has announce the addition of 219 touchless check-in kiosks across the U.S. The new check-in option was one of a number of initiatives announced as part of the carrier’s CleanPlus strategy of addressing travel during the pandemic. When travelers…

Spin scooters head to Europe, starting with Germany – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Spin has launched its scooter sharing business to Germany, the first step in the U.S. company’s plans to expand to Europe. The company, which was acquired by Ford in 2018 for about $100 million, has launched in Cologne and plans to open up in German cities Dortmund and Essen in the coming weeks. Spin…

RapidSOS raises $21M to continue expanding its data platform for first responders – TechCrunch

[ad_1] The global health pandemic has shed new light on how essential it is to have accurate data about an individual’s situation to assess the severity of his or her condition, and for those responding to emergencies to have it as instantly as possible to make the right choices in terms of care. Today, a…

Lilium adds $35M from Baillie Gifford at a $1B+ valuation for its electric aircraft taxi service – TechCrunch

[ad_1] While most air travel continues to be ground to a halt, a German startup working on what it hopes will be a major breakthrough in flying has raised more funds to continue building its service. Lilium, which is designing an all-electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft that it plans to build into a taxi-style…

Bird spikes Circ in the Middle East, Kitty Hawk folds Flyer, Cruise attempts a hiring coup – TechCrunch

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Hertz files for bankruptcy, hailing “self-driving” scooters, Memorial Day travel – TechCrunch

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Tesla’s latest car update adds ‘Fallout Shelter’ to the Tesla Arcade

[ad_1] Now you can watch our pandemic-stricken society crumble from the comfort of your car while you struggle to survive in the midst of a fictional nuclear apocalypse. Tesla’s new “2020.20” firmware update adds Fallout Shelter to the Tesla Arcade, and it comes after a long wait. The planned Tesla-friendly version of Bethesda Softworks’ free-to-play…