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GM car-sharing unit Maven grows in Ann Arbor, Chicago

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http://www.detroitnews.com - General Motors' new car-sharing service Maven is expanding, adding vehicles and users in Ann Arbor and Chicago, as the Detroit automaker continues to develop a business catered to people who may not own a car. Service is expected to add other U.S. metro areas this year.       

VW Seeks New Partnerships, But Not with Google or Apple

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http://www.motortrend.com - As automakers start offering ride sharing services and more ways for consumers to connect to their vehicles, Volkswagen now wants a piece of the pie. According to a new report, VW is seeking partners to help expand its reach, but isn’t currently talking to Apple or Google.

Everyone is making the same mistake about the future of transportation

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http://www.businessinsider.com - The way we get around is constantly transforming. Uber is worth potentially billions, GM is setting up a separate business unit, Maven, to focus on ride-sharing, Ford is calling itself a "mobility" company and touting its fleet of self-driving cars, and Tesla is, well, Tesla.

Study: 400 million of us will share autonomous cars by 2030

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http://www.thecarconnection.com - General Motors and Uber are clamoring for fleets of autonomous cars to serve folks who don't own cars themselves. A new study from ABI Research suggests that they may be on to something that could give them a leg-up in the looming transportation shift.