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Sources: Uber has recently held talks about possible acquisitions with scooter startups Bird and Lime  —  Uber has held talks recently with electric scooter rental startup Bird to acquire the company in what could be a multibillion-dollar deal, said several people briefed on the discussions.

Sources: Uber has recently held talks about possible acquisitions with scooter startups Bird and Lime (The Information)
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