Following Lyft's simultaneous launch in three cities last week, Uber is offering free UberX rides in a trio of cities, the company said Thursday.
The two car-sharing services, which let users order cars from a smartphone app, continue to go head-to-head in US markets, but Uber is clearly trying to make a point: It's not afraid of some competition.
Uber is giving out free UberX rides for a few weeks this month in St. Paul, Phoenix, and Indianapolis. Two of those cities, St. Paul and Indianapolis, are newly launched Lyft cities.
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