Europe Move over Uber: BlaBlaCar brings a different kind of ride-sharing to Europe

The Paris-based BlaBlaCar helps match up drivers and passengers for long trips across Europe while avoiding the regulatory issues that have tripped up Uber.

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Parisians know how strikes can plunge their lives into chaos. But when striking train drivers prevented Alix Salle from going back to work after a weekend in the countryside, she took action.