Appeals court blocks smartphone hailing of New York taxis

05/2/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

New York City's efforts to try out the hailing of taxis with a system that uses smartphones were blocked by a state appellate court. Livery car companies that oppose the e-hailing plan were given an injunction halting the launch of the system, overturning a ruling by a state judge in Manhattan that gave the go-ahead for the program last week.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief: