Uber & Lyft Debut Carpool Rides

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Ridesharing apps Lyft and Uber announced carpool options this week. Lyft Line uses an algorithm to suggest pick ups along the driver's current route, with a max of three passengers. Fares are discounted a minimum of 10%, and up to 60%. UberPool is in beta in select cities, and the company sites that the new service is up to 40% cheaper than an UberX ride.

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