Ahead Of SXSW, Ride-Sharing Startup SideCar Prepares For Fight With Austin Authorities

view story

http://techcrunch.com – By all accounts, next week’s SXSW Interactive conference should be huge for ride-sharing startup SideCar. The company will be partnering with a number of the biggest names in tech to provide free rides to and from parties being thrown during the event as a way to introduce the service to people who don’t live in San Francisco or have never tried out ride sharing. But recent actions by authorities in Austin could put a damper on the company’s coming out party. SideCar is hoping to take advantage of the huge number of tech-savvy people descending on Austin next week as a way to (IT news)