Editor’s Note: “Uber Tuesday” is a new weekly column by me all about Uber. To protect my sanity, I’m confining everything I have to say about the Valley’s most highly valued and most toxic startup to one day of the week. Enjoy. 

Slowly but surely, Lyft is getting better at this game.

After years of refusing to throw a punch, make hay out of Uber’s constant scandals, Lyft is finally starting to capitalize on its greatest strength: It is a ridesharing leader in the US not run by Travis Kalanick...