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  1. calrodz23

    Is a compass on the phone needed that much?

    Hi! I'm about to start as an Uber driver but can't find any info about wheter it is necessary to have a compass on the phone, I've seen the requirements like: A-GPS and GLONASS... but nothing about compass... I'm asking because I bought a phone a couple of months ago and it doesn't have it and...
  2. Sparkz786

    Miwhip Kapten ViaVan

    Its about time Uber get under attack! After the bullying attitude towards drivers and a 25% cut from our hard earned driving, im hoping these new companies take on some of the market share and look after us! ViaVan: 15% MiWhip: 7.5%>15% Kapten: TBC Any other companies due to launch? Hope all...
  3. M

    Uber using wrong rates

    Hey everyone, Is anyone else having this issue, just got a trip on my way home and when I checked the details I see Uber is already using the new rates, wasn't this suppose to change until the 16th? I submitted a ticket to support, I'll keep this post updated if anyone is interested.
  4. B

    I need tips for the Topographical Test

    The test is more different then how it was years ago, so people who have recently done it, can you tell me what comes up on the test and what you did etc? Also can someone please give me some tips on this. Is there any useful links i can use or can you tell me what was helpful for you to learn...
  5. B

    Tips for Topographical Test

    The test is more different then how it was years ago, so people who have recently done it, can you tell me what comes up on the test and what you did etc? Also can someone please give me some tips on this. Is there any useful links i can use or can you tell me what was helpful for you to learn...
  6. sUBERbs

    New/used cars for UBER

    Starting this thread for Chicago specific new and used car advice. Feel free to argue points, agree, disagree, etc. Used seems to be the general preference. Lower overhead, no worries about beating a car up that's already been beaten down by our infrastructure. I went for new...
  7. Doug Levy

    Hello from the gridlock capital of the world

    My name is Doug and I've lived in L.A. for 20 years and have been driving Rideshare for 3 years (all Uber and the last year also with Lyft). I drive fulltime and enjoy some of the aspects of rideshare, although there is definitely room for improvement.
  8. BurgerTiime

    Uber is testing an on-demand staffing business called Uber Works

    Uber is testing an on-demand staffing business called Uber Works, according to the Financial Times. The service would make it possible for businesses to hire short-term workers for things like “events and corporate functions, such as waiters or security guards,” the report says. The company is...
  9. BurgerTiime

    Google has finally launched its answer to Uber

    Full story: https://nordic.businessinsider.com/google-waze-carpool-uber-lyft-rival-2018-10/ Starting on Wednesday, the Waze Carpool app will enable users to find rides from Waze drivers that are headed in the same direction, not unlike Lyft Line and Uber Pool, the startups' respective...
  10. Agentdi

    I just signed with Uber. Newbie!

    Hi all, I was reading this forum for quite a while and decided to sign up to try Uber part time. I do have a full time job and pay is ok 70+k But recently started having financial difficulties. Also, want to save some extra money. So I need something on the side to support the family. I live in...
  11. G

    First time delivering

    Made my first ever 2 trips total online time on Sunday night in Brooklyn 50 minutes made $6.87 was a little bummed but last order tipped $6.00 was very surprised since all I read is tips barely ever happen. Just looked at app now where I am is 4x surge unfortunately I'm working other job at...
  12. LAHenry

    New red light cams in The City

    The City is changing red light camera vendors. Starting next month the new vendor will update the camera equipment at twelve of the "old" locations* and install seven cameras at the following new locations*. 4th Sbd at Harrison 6th Sbd at Folsom 8th Sbd at Folsom Divisadero NBd at Bush...
  13. mcurry

    New to Uber/Lyft

    Hi, i'm just getting started with Uber and Lyft but all the requirements are kind of overwhelming. I know i need an inspection and a TNC decal but I seen somewhere that I also need to apply for a business license as well. I live on Bainbridge Island and plan to primarily drive in the Kitsap...
  14. E

    Rental car to drive Uber?

    Hi, i'm new member here. I'm looking for a rental car to drive Uber and Lyft. I don't want to buy car first. I would like to try renal car (if there is any) for a month and then i will buy my own car. Do you know does any rental in Jersey City provide car to drive Uber and Lyft or not? Please...
  15. FLUBBER

    New guy Minneapolis. Hello comrades!

    Hello all I am new to the site but been driving awhile now have lots of stories and good information to share and always questions to ask. Make money! Stay safe! Minimize risk! (as best as we can)
  16. Sarun

    i know you guys don't like this kind of questions but can you guys help me to figure out ?

    is bill of sales and temporary registration is good to pick up the plate from DMV? i heard somewhere in some cases they ask for title ?
  17. Gone_in_60_seconds

    New App trip notification sounds like a door bell chime

    I like the old app sound notification, its really unique and cannot be mistaken for anything else except an Uber trip request. Anyone else think that the new sound notification sounds like a door bell chime?;);)
  18. Vetchoice

    Specific Chat room for Uber Drivers

    Hello all, I'm new to this site but not new as a rideshare driver. I was looking to see if there was a specific chat app that could make this alot easier for Chatting with local drivers within your city. I like this but I think you have to be pretty active to stay up with the conversation and...
  19. KingEsmo

    New policy for canceled deliveries

  20. G

    What I learned my first day driving

    Drove for the first time on Saturday. Lessons learned. My goal was to average $20 an hour. Ended up with $18 because I messed up and waited and went to unscheduled stops. Hours were from 5pm to 3am using only Uber. Made $180 with no airport trips. I don’t know if that is good or bad? My goal was...
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