With the departure of Uber and Lyft in Austin after the failure of Proposition 1, tourists and Austinites had to make do with the limited services of current transportation alternatives still working within city limits such as Get Me and zTrip, and the prevailing pedicab services in the city. Long taxi waits also make travelling difficult because many are trying to clamor to available cars for hire. The big gap shows that the current status of Austin should not be imitated due to the headache it can cause. However, it is also clear that there is a clear trend when it come sot the marketing saturation strategies of these companies that influences the industry.
Read more about this here: From SF: What it's like to visit an Uber-less Austin