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    Lyft driver abandons pilot in parking lot after learning he would only make $6 on ride

    A pilot for a major airliner is accusing a Lyft driver of ditching him in a random parking lot on his way to LAX after realizing how little money he would be making on the trip. Continue Reading Below On Thursday morning, pilot Darryl, who requested his last name not be used, used the...
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    Uber, Lyft Drivers Earning A Median Profit Of $3.37 Per Hour, Study Says The vast majority of Uber and Lyft drivers are earning less than minimum wage and almost a third of them are actually losing money by driving, according to...
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    More cheap riders coming your way

    Lyft Line's pre-tax commuter perks are available in 18 cities Shave as much as 35 percent off the cost of your ride. Jon Fingas, 6h ago Lyft Line was built from the start to make daily ridesharing more affordable, but it really comes into its own if you can use a commuter benefits card. It lets...
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    Balboa Park

    Look everyone! An amazing opportunity to sit in traffic for an hour and make $4! Who's in? Lyft alert: 350K attendees expected at Balboa Park December Nights today & tomorrow! Best times to drive are 8-11:30 PM. See driver guide:
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    Uber driver app issues?

    Anyone else not able to go to online mode? I try and it keeps signing me back off. No messages. My ratings are good. Profile says I'm still active
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    4% of Uber drivers still drive after 1 year
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    Uber Had Male Managers Pretend to Be Women to Get Drivers to Work More This is one of the weirder tidbits unearthed in the New York Times’ recent article on the mind games Uber plays with its drivers and the app modifications it makes to try...
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    Lyft Amp

    Lyft sent me an Amp. I don't use it. If I sell it will it work for someone else, or is it tied to my account only?
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    I work at home in the central San Diego area. I keep the Lyft app on through the morning while I work. It never surges here, and there really aren't that many rides. I'm OK with that, but I'm amazed at the number of ants hanging out in the parking lots waiting for that one $3 ride. At mid...
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    Uber employees lose faith and explore exit

    Competitors and recruiters find more job applications from car-hailing app workers YESTERDAY by: Leslie Hook in San Francisco Recruiters in the Bay Area and executives at rival companies say they have seen an uptick in job applications from Uber employees, as its workers lose faith in the...
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    Spend Valentine's Day with Lyft

    Hey losers, drop your Valentine so you can make $8/hour Love Lyft Spend Valentine's Day with Lyft. You can expect significantly more rides than a typical Tuesday, and with love in the air, more tips.
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    Lyft driver robbed, almost carjacked in Gaslamp District

    SAN DIEGO - A man is behind bars after trying to car jack a Lyft driver in the heart of the Gaslamp District Saturday. Police said 28-year-old Anthony Hernandez approached the driver from behind as he was entering his vehicle at about 3 a.m. on the 800 block of 6th avenue. Hernandez asked the...
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    Lyft Wants to Start Tracking Your Driver's Racist Habits A two-year study from the National Bureau of Economic Research recently found that Uber and Lyft riders with “Black-sounding” names waited longer to have trip requests approved than riders with...
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    Lyft Airport Que

    Right now there are 92 Lyft drivers in the SAN que. They'll be there forever waiting for a $4 no tip ride downtown.
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    Lyft is getting more and more difficult

    Just a couple weeks ago I could make $50 working morning rush on Lyft. It's steadily gotten worse. This morning: zero rides between 5am and 9am. That's a first for me. I'm guessing as more and more drivers make less and less money, they turn to driver referrals for additional income, adding more...
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    Uber Plans To Kill Surge Pricing
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    Tip Your Uber Driver [Tech Crunch]
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    Uber rate increase and Uber Pool

    Earlier this year we lowered rates in San Diego to encourage more riders to use Uber. We promised that if those lowered rates didn’t deliver the Uber experience that riders and driver-partners rely on, the rates would go back up. Uber only works when it’s working well for both riders and...
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    How can you see Lyft destination?

    I've seen several people post that they like Lyft because they can see the destination. How do you see the destination differently than Uber?
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    Uber bonus to recruit drivers

    Uber is now offering $200 to recruit drivers. So if you hate the rates, you can refer someone so they can hate them as well.