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  1. Lissetti

    Tolls on 99 Tunnel begins November 9, 2019

    SR 99 Tunnel Toll Rates Tolling in the SR 99 tunnel will begin November 9, 2019. Tolls will be collected in both directions as you exit the tunnel. Drivers with a Good To Go! pass will pay the lowest toll rate. Drivers who choose to register their license plate on a Good To Go! account without...
  2. Lissetti

    Will Predicted WA State Recession Affect Rideshare?

    Is Washington state barreling toward a recession? A new report says there’s a chance Washington is headed for a recession sometime in the next year. Economic experts warn of 2020 recession The report comes from the Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, calling for a 34.8...
  3. Lissetti

    Rideshare Vehicle Germ Killing Device.

    A possible solution for the question: https://uberpeople.net/threads/how-do-you-protect-yourself-from-sick-pax.351974/ Often, we hail an Uber or Lyft and simply climb into the backseat with few questions asked. Unless it looks pretty grungy, we might not think about how clean the car is...
  4. Kurt Halfyard

    The Dunning-Kruger Problem And RideShare

    Drivers think they are better than they are. Pax don't want to engage with any learning regards to the probelms/quirks of the app ("I know how to use it"). It is a microcosm of our society in the 21st century...
  5. Uruber

    Uber's success: exploiting drivers.

    https://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-uber-fare-increase-20190531-story.html
  6. New-Member

    Be Careful today

    SFPD’s finest are on every other corner around Carnival & Potrero Hill, all busy “not targeting” U/L drivers. Someone has to pay for those shiny new Interceptor cars & SUVs, this is your chance to contribute. You can relax if you see one of the old battered Crown Vics though, they’re stuck doing...
  7. J

    Mobile App and API to make rides more secure

    I have a system and technology to make it easy for Drivers and Passengers to instantly and securely confirm a ride match. I will be releasing a stand-alone app which issues a PIN for the driver or passenger to Confirm upon Pick Up. This eliminates the chance for the wrong passenger to get in...
  8. D

    Driver Rights

    Seems like we don’t have a leg to stand on when it comes to rider complaints. I’ve been driving for 2 1/2 yrs. Close to 12k rides and always maintained a rating in the 4.90s. Over the years I had been falsely accused of driving impaired twice which I adamantly denied both times. Also been...
  9. K

    How satisfied are you driving with Uber?

    HOW SATISFIED ARE YOU DRIVING WITH UBER? My answer was: Uber drivers are treated like nothing by Uber itself! We're nothing but worker bee's to you guys but actually less valued at the same time! Uber is about to go public and you all are about to become millionaires in the process but us...
  10. K

    Would you prefer your passenger to sit in the front?

    Sometimes, it's uncomfortable for me being introverted when a passenger asks to sit in front, I cannot refuse though. it's a plus if the person is talkative . Otherwise, I try to start the conversation or play music.
  11. W

    Windsor

    Days or Nights better for driving in Windsor? Weekends seem very slow, during the day it's mostly workers that need a ride. They do not tip and are minimum wage workers for the most part. Looks like Minimum wage workers "employ" (Uber) drivers who are also minimum wage workers, too funny...
  12. Kurt Halfyard

    5 Features For The LYFT/UBER App That Would Enhance Both Driver & Passenger Experience

    First off, let us be clear that this is not about increasing Driver pay, or lowering Passenger cost. Uber and Lyft are not going to pay their Drivers more money. Both ride hail companies have been bleeding Venture Capital money by the billions, each and every quarter. They are constantly...
  13. Kurt Halfyard

    Please Help Get Us Noticed!

    A number of Toronto Drivers have been deactivated due to some sort of LYFT software glitch. These are the founding drivers as LYFT expanded into their first international market, the ones that lasted a year and are very much the more high rated and enthusiastic drivers to be in the 4% of...
  14. Dara khosrowshahi

    Uber is the way to go.

    With more than 70% of the market share and billions in revenue, Uber will outperform Lyft by many fold for years to come. Why not join the partnership for a bright future?
  15. BurgerTiime

    Uber and Lyft drivers are ditching the service to deliver weed

    https://www.civilized.life/articles/uber-lyft-drivers-delivering-weed/amp.html Uber and Lyft were once the go-to way for people to earn extra cash. But apparently there's a new way to use your car to make more money: delivering weed. The San Francisco Chronicle detailedhow many Uber and Lyft...
  16. UncensoredFob

    Ubers New Surge, you must accept all fares

    So I got a notification that Uber is changing how the surge works. They are packaging it like like they are doing us a favor but it’s just another screew you. Surges will last a little longer but they will not be multipliers like 2.1x or 1.4x, now it will be $1 or $3, meaning that you will earn...
  17. Pax Collector

    Free food at the airport queue today.

  18. BurgerTiime

    Lyft is adding automatic tipping

    https://www.engadget.com/amp/2018/11/15/lyft-changes-for-tipping-and-rating/ And default 5 star rating! Lyft is launching another campaign to improve the experience for its drivers, and at least a few of the changes could affect you as a passenger. In December, it's conducting a limited launch...
  19. MHR

    And This is Why Accounts are Put on Hold

    http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-uber-fines-20181108-story.html?outputType=amp By SAM DEAN NOV 08, 2018 | 5:55 PM Uber fined $750,000 for letting drivers work after customers complained of drunk driving. The California Public Utilities Commission fined Uber $750,000 for...
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