E-scooters are here and so is the controversy

Columnists from CBC Radio

American start-up Bird, and its disruptive technology, have landed in Canada. The tech giant launched its first Canadian electric scooter sharing service in Calgary, with plans to go beyond.But like ride-shares and home-shares before it, shared e-scooters have drawn both wrath and praise in U.S. cities.Tech Columnist Manjula Selvarajah takes a closer look.

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