1. waldowainthrop

    “Uber Is Handing Us a Penny and Acting Like It’s Ten Grand”
  2. cavenoize

    Uber CFO wants to give US drivers benefits while retaining contractor status

    Said it this AM on CNBC, noting that some EU drivers get benefits while being contractors. Got grilled on exactly what laws prevent Uber from giving benefits to contractors and didn’t have a good answer.
  3. Mtbsrfun


    Morning all, Few weeks ago I was laid off so I stopped by the unemployment office and got signed up; putting Uber as my part time employment to get bills paid. Yesterday I received a call from the woman in charge of everything Uber related in the state of NH wanting to ask me a few questions...
  4. WestSydGuy

    News: Men fined $674 and get double demerits on Easter long weekend Men fined $674 and get double demerits on Easter long weekend 'I am sick', said the passenger when the police found him lying in the...
  5. Lissetti

    Dear Television News Reporters,

    Spreading misinformation is not helping (Rider safety.) This morning as I was getting ready for work, I was watching my local news broadcast in Seattle Washington, Local Q13 News. I'm very fond of this news affiliate and watch it daily. Their local reporters are likable, intelligent, and...
  6. Pax Collector

    Lyft sued, driver allegedly kidnapped children.

    Bay Area Mom Sues Lyft, Alleges Driver Took Off With Her 2 Kids OAKLAND (KPIX) — Khahn Mac had the scariest fifteen minutes of her life last year, thanks to a Lyft driver and now she’s suing the ride-hailing company for it. Her attorney, John Winer, calls what happened “a kidnapping, kind of...
  7. Uber7654

    News on LAX rideshare It says price for rideshare quadrupled at times? I never saw it go past 2.5x morons. The wait for the rides were up to 20 minutes? More like upto hour and a half. Get your reporting straight.
  8. PioneerXi

    Christ is arriving in a Hyundai.

    The Savior has returned and he's Ubering in Los Angeles. Better rate him 5 stars.
  9. Working4peanuts

    Uber losses continue to mount

    Uber reports Q2 losses of $404 million, up 32 percent from Q1 Megan Rose Dickey @meganrosedickey / 9 hours ago While Uber isn’t required to disclose its financial results, Uber has done so for the past few quarters as it gears up to go public next year. In Q2 2018, Uber’s net revenue was up 8...
  10. _SEAM_

    Uber and Lyft Suspend Driver Who Live-Streamed Passengers

    Uber and Lyft Suspend Driver Who Live-streamed Passengers From CBS News Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft have suspended a driver who recorded hundreds of St. Louis-area riders without their permission and streamed the live video online. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported 32-year-old...
  11. _SEAM_

    Uber Drivers Can Sell You Goods During Your Ride

    Uber drivers Can Sell You Goods During Your Ride From: Engadget | Author: Jon Fingas Don't be surprised if you get a sales pitch the next time you step into an Uber car. The ridesharing service has formed a partnership with Cargo to give drivers free boxes full of goods they can sell to...
  12. _SEAM_

    Greyhound Fingers Ridesharing as a Factor in its Demise in Western Canada

    Greyhound Fingers Ridesharing as a FActor in its Demise in Western Canada From: Global News | Author: Jesse Ferreras July 9: Greyhound announced that it will be ceasing operations in Western Canada. As Aaron McArthur reports, the company is blaming declines in ridership Ridesharing hasn't just...
  13. Cableguynoe

    Disturbing Uber news story

    She's probably not the sweet old lady they're making her out to be. 2 sides to every story.
  14. MoreTips

    The dirty truth about Ubers "turnaround" in the 1st quarter.

    This article shows the real reasons behind Ubers first quarter turnaround, how about the fact it cut driver payments 280 million dollars from the 4th quarter of last year! It's not everyday a article and it's comments call Uber out for what it is, a crook and a ponzi sceme...
  15. bradleyf81

    Do NOT pick up street hails

    I'm not going to lie. I won't even pick up passengers through apps in the Bronx after it starts getting dark. I damn sure wouldn't pick up a street hail. Look at this poor guy:
  16. Pax Collector

    Oh nooooo!!!

    Rip Uber!
  17. Working4peanuts

    WARNING! Do not shuffle cops!

    If you do, this could happen to you.
  18. SEAMT

    Who's Competing with Uber?

    Who's Competing with Uber? Article from CNBC, author by Uptin Saiidi Uber faces fierce competition across the globe. The controversial tech company has lost billions of dollars over the past few years amid its attempts to gain users and penetrate major markets: Last year it lost $4.5 billion...
  19. SEAMT

    Lyft says its revenue is growing nearly 3x faster than Uber's

    Lyft says its revenue is growing nearly 3x faster than Uber's Article by TechCrunch, author Darrell Etherington Lyft made a lot of progress in 2017, helped by strong market expansion within the U.S. and riding some very bad news from its primary rival, Uber. That’s helped it grow revenue to...
  20. B

    Uber and Lyft drivers' median hourly wage is just $3.37, report finds

    Uber and Lyft drivers' median hourly wage is just $3.37, report finds Majority of drivers make less than minimum wage and many end up losing money, according to study published by MIT Uber and Lyft...