Weekly Electric Scooters News

San Francisco Bike Lane

Scooter Media Brief: Electric Scooters Emerge Victorious in the Dockless Bike Share Game

At the beginning of 2017, few people in the United States could have predicted the quick rise to prominence of dockless bike share companies. Even fewer could have predicted what would happen next.

April 10, 2019 - James Brasuell

Scooter Citations

Scooter Media Brief: Safety, Security, and Business Models Raise Concerns

Recent news has revealed some cracks in the pavement below the speedy wheels of electric scooter share.

March 13, 2019 - James Brasuell

Electric Scooter Share

Scooter Media Brief: A Fork in the Road for Scooters

A few milestones stick out from the rest of the scooter news from January 2019.

January 30, 2019 - James Brasuell

E-Scooters

Scooter Media Brief: The Dawn of the Age of Scooters

Electric scooter rentals will never be new again.

December 31, 2018 - James Brasuell

Dockless Scooter Share

Scooter Media Brief: Then the CDC Rode In

There's still plenty of electric scooter news in the world.

December 14, 2018 - James Brasuell

Dockless Scooter

Scooter Media Brief: We Still Haven't Figured Scooters Out

A few notes on the policy landscape and media narratives that have emerged in response to the sudden appearance of electric scooter rental companies onto the planning scene.

November 20, 2018 - James Brasuell

Halloween

Friday Funny: South Park Rides the E-Scooter Revolution

The most topical show on television got in on the e-scooter craze this week.

November 2, 2018 - James Brasuell

Paris Mobility

Scooter Media Brief for October 2018

News of a class action lawsuit leads the headlines in the Wild West of mini mobility devices.

October 23, 2018 - James Brasuell

Valencia, Spain

Weekly Scooter Media Brief: September 21-27, 2018

Recent electric scooter news is defined by tragedy.

September 28, 2018 - Planetizen

Scooter Share

Weekly Scooter Media Brief: September 10-20

It seemed like maybe the pace of electric scooter news was slowing. Wrong.

September 21, 2018 - Planetizen

Venice Beach Pedestrian and Bike Path

Weekly Scooter Media Brief: September 3–11

The news and opinions are filling newspapers and websites faster than electric scooters are filling sidewalks.

September 12, 2018 - Planetizen

Scooter Share

Weekly Electric Scooter Media Brief: Aug. 29 – Sept. 4

The second installment "Weekly Electric Scooter Media Brief" presents a veritable cornucopia of breaking news, opinions, and insights into the wild west of electric scooter regulation.

September 5, 2018 - Planetizen

Electric Scooters

Weekly Electric Scooter Media Brief

The first installment of an easy-to-gather collection of media coverage on electric scooters, the companies who rent them, the cities who regulate them (or not), and the public who loves (or hates) them.

August 30, 2018 - Planetizen

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