08 Oct '17, 4pm

Taxify: A Cheaper Ride Share option to Uber & Grab

Taxify: A Cheaper Ride Share option to Uber & Grab

The ride share economy is about to get disrupted by a more affordable alternative than current operators Uber and Grab and they have a 23 year old university dropout to blame. The former undergrad recently launched Taxify. Founded in Estonia, that little North European state which disrupted the world with its pioneering eResidency program, and then created waves once more with proposals of a sovereign bitcoin , the new Estonian competitor to Uber and Grab is expected to overturn the ride sharing industry. Taxify: A Cheaper Ride Share option to Uber & Grab Taxify CEO Markus Villig is the enterprising 23 year old. Through the Taxify app, the Estonian ride share firm offers taxis and car services cheaper than Uber and Grab – one key difference is that Taxify offers an additional form of payment – that of cash, making it more similar to Grab than to Uber. The university dropou...

Full article: http://www.luxuo.com/the-lux-list/taxify-a-cheaper-ride-s...

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