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A Holiday Thank You Letter

December 15th, 2020

To our entire Scoot and Bird community, I hope this note finds you in good health and, for those who are able, safely surrounded by loved ones. This holiday season, it’s more important than ever to show support for one another and focus on the people and things for which we’re most grateful. While 2020 may have challenged us all, it has also given us a profound reason to appreciate what we have and to find hope in what’s to come. (more…)

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5 Essential Tips for Safe Winter Scooting

December 14th, 2020

Winter weather may make for a great holiday photo backdrop, but when it comes to micromobility it means one more important reason to be prepared and stay vigilant while on the street. Keep yourself and your community protected this season with these 5 essential tips for safe winter scooting. (more…)

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Cash Pay For All Riders

December 20th, 2019

We believe that everyone should have access to equitable and accessible transportation. Our teams at Scoot have been working on an improved payment option for Scoot Kick riders, which we’re pleased to announce starts rolling out today. ❤️⚡ Introducing, cash pay. (more…)

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Winter Riding Tips

December 19th, 2019

Keeping our riders, and the communities we operate in, safe is our #1 priority. And with changing weather patterns and unpredictable storms, it’s important to follow key safety tips. Keep these in mind while Scooting and share them with a friend while you’re at it! Let’s all stay safe this winter. (more…)

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Scoot in the Community: Winter Wonderland

December 13th, 2019

The holiday season is officially here and Scoot is ready to spread some holiday cheer!  We like to reflect during this time of year and think about ways we can give back to the community we so value and appreciate. ‘Tis the season, right? (more…)

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How to Cut Ride Hail Use by 50%

October 22nd, 2019

Electric Mopeds are a Decongestant for City Streets. Everyone in a city is wants to get from point A to point B as quickly as possible. That’s the main reason why so many new modes of transportation have taken off in the last few years. The best of these new modes offer people something better and more efficient than taking a car, but still help them to quickly get where they need to go. The worst of them make people want to use cars more, adding to the city’s congestion and pollution.  (more…)

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7 planes para hacer en Barcelona en octubre

September 29th, 2019

¡Hey, Scootlover! Octubre lo tiene todo. El tiempo aguanta, los colores del otoño empiezan a llenar la ciudad y la cantidad de turistas ha bajado notablemente. Y como cada mes, te proponemos nuestros planes Scoot para aprovechar los 31 días al máximo. ¿Te apuntas a estos planes? (more…)

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Meet the Scoot Team

September 20th, 2019

Meet some of the faces behind Scoot in San Francisco Ever since Scoot was founded in 2012, a positive and inclusive culture was cultivated. This was formed by celebrating each other and our contributions on a weekly basis. (more…)

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A year of Kicks

September 11th, 2019

Can you believe it's been almost a year since Scoot rolled out kick scooters in San Francisco? And oh, what a year it's been! Here are a few of the amazing things that our riders have accomplished since we launched kick scooters in SF: (more…)

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Scoot’s 2019 rider survey results are in!

September 3rd, 2019

At Scoot, we are proud of the mobility options we provide our riders, helping them to get where they need to go, in a fun, fast and affordable way.  In a survey of nearly 3,000 riders we ran as part of our permit to operate in San Francisco, 87% of respondents reported liking or loving our kicks, and 98.3% liking or loving our motos. (This survey is from before we launched our new fleet of Scoot kicks, and we’re sure the number would be even higher now!). (more…)

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7 planes para disfrutar de septiembre en Barcelona

August 28th, 2019

¡Hey, Scootlover! ¡Empieza el mes de las vueltas! Es decir, la vuelta al cole, al trabajo, al gimnasio… En definitiva, la vuelta a la rutina. Pero no por ello es algo malo. Barcelona está cargada de planes para seguir disfrutando de los resquicios del verano. ¡Y te los contamos aquí! (more…)

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Scoot’s August Job Fair

August 27th, 2019

As you might have heard, Scoot is on track to double our team in San Francisco. Many of those new hires will join through our Jobs Training Program.  To spread the word and meet potential applicants, we hosted a job fair at our San Francisco HQ in SoMa. We had a full house, some great speeches and a lot of awesome applicants! Check out the photo recap below. (more…)

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¿Qué tienen en común Scoot y Jumanji?

August 13th, 2019

¡Hey, Scootlover! ¿No te pasa que antes de coger tu bici Scoot recreas una escena mítica del cine? Una de esas en las que la protagonista demuestra que se puede ser más feliz solo por ir sobre dos ruedas. De esas que te hacen sentir libre solo con ver su pelo ondear al viento. E imaginarte que eres tú. (more…)

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¡Ahora somos Bird! Una app optimizada y mejores scooters para ti

August 4th, 2019

¡Hola Scootlover! 🛴⚡😍

Estamos encantados de informarte sobre los grandes cambios que estamos viviendo en Scoot a nivel global, cambios que van en directo beneficio de cada uno de nuestros usuarios, ofreciendo un servicio optimizado, con mejores vehículos y una app mucho más robusta para que tu experiencia sea única. Sabemos que todos estos cambios pueden resultar algo confusos, por lo que hemos preparado esta lista de Preguntas Frecuentes para que puedas resolver cualquier duda sobre nuestra nueva integración Scoot & Bird.

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Todos tus trayectos a 1€

July 29th, 2019

¡Llega el Summer plan! Para que este verano no te pierdas ningún plan. 🚲¿Te gusta ir en bici? El Summer plan eBike es para ti: por tu suscripción mensual de 9€ todos tus viajes de hasta 30 minutos te cuestan 1€. A partir del minuto 31 el precio en eBike es de 0’15€/min.  Y si también conduces Scooter, tendrás un 21% de descuento en la tarifa por minuto: 0’22€/min en lugar de 0’28€/min. 🛵¿Vas en moto? Entonces el Summer plan scooter es para ti: por tu suscripción de 25€ al mes todos tus viajes de hasta 30 minutos te cuestan 1€. A partir del minuto 31 el precio en scooter es de 0’28€/min  Y si también conduces eBike, tendrás un 20% de descuento: 0’12€/min en lugar de 0’15€/min. (more…)

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July Network Update

July 22nd, 2019

We’re excited to offer SF Kick riders first access to our new app, share our new vehicles, announce our expanded service area, and remind you how to save with our Community Plan. Read on, riders! (more…)

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¡Muévete en julio!

July 1st, 2019

¡Hola Scootlover! 🛴⚡😍

Partimos julio y aunque el frío ha estado intenso (más de lo que quisiéramos), no es razón suficiente para quedarse encerrad@s y perdernos los panoramas en la ciudad. Por eso, aquí te dejamos unas cuantas ideas para que cargues tu teléfono, busques tu Scoot más cercano y disfrutes el séptimo mes del año sobre dos ruedas.

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9 planes para hacer en Barcelona en julio

June 25th, 2019

¡Hey, Scootlover! Ya llega el verano a Barcelona. Y con él, la búsqueda de aceras con sombra y terrazas con sombrilla y difusores de agua. Pero también sol, playa y… la agenda más entretenida del año. Como cada mes, Scoot te comparte 9 planes para hacer en Barcelona en julio. (more…)

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Cómo celebrar San Juan en Barcelona

June 18th, 2019

Esta festividad popular se celebra de diferentes formas según en qué zona de la Península te encuentres. Pero incluso en Barcelona hay planes muy alternativos entre sí: verbenas por todo lo alto, encuentros vecinales o quedadas con amigos.

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Celebrating one year in Barcelona!

June 17th, 2019

We’re celebrating our first year of Scoot Barcelona, Scoot’s second city in the world! Barcelona was our first venture into Europe and we launched with a fleet of 500 electric motos and 1,000 electric bicycles. Only one year later, Scoot has grown to be the leader in Barcelona, providing the largest fleet of vehicles, and the only company offering free-floating shared electric bicycles!

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