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  1. Pax Collector

    Trucking School

    Seems like the time to jump the rideshare ship is almost here for me. I just enrolled in a trucking school. It's never too late, right? If all goes well and I can figure out how to double clutch through 10 gears, please DMV examiners and not drive my semi like I do my Uber car, I'll be saying...
  2. BurgerTiime

    More employees jumping ship! The head of Uber's AI labs leaves

    https://www.axios.com/the-head-of-ubers-ai-labs-is-latest-to-leave-the-company-2306759764.html Gary Marcus, a research scientist who joined Uber four months ago as director of its AI labs, is leaving the company, according to sources. Uber bought Marcus' startup, Geometric Intelligence, in...
  3. BurgerTiime

    Uber employees are jumping ship!

    https://www.ft.com/content/c6bc4b2c-0012-11e7-8d8e-a5e3738f9ae4 Uber employees lose faith and explore exit Competitors and recruiters find more job applications from car-hailing app workers. Recruiters in the Bay Area and executives at rival companies say they have seen an uptick in job...
  4. BurgerTiime

    Uber drivers are bailing and joining LYFT

    Uber drivers are quitting because they're pissed about the company's response to the 'Muslim ban,' and about the CEO's relationship with President Trump -- and they're fleeing to the competition. Drivers in California, New York, Pennsylvania and North Carolina tell TMZ ... they've joined the...
  5. A

    Today is my last day

    Well I graduate finally in 3 weeks and I need to do a car safety to keep driving Uber says by Dec 12th. Add to that I got into another physical altercation with a pax on Thursday night and I've decided to hang it up. I wish everyone on here the best of luck and a safe,happy, and prosperous...
  6. A

    Quitting - What To Do About License Renewal

    Howdy folks, Anyone know if there are steps that need to be taken to end your TLC yellow cab license? I do not drive anymore but I just received a renewal letter from the TLC. Normally I would allow the license to expire and leave it at that but knowing the way the TLC operates I am concerned...
  7. UberNOT4me

    I am happy to Announce, that I am quitting FUber

    Found a full time job. I am really happy. Starting tomorrow. I am glad I am out of Slavery. There is Hope People.
  8. uberphotog03

    Same Complaints, Less Pay

    I quit driving for Uber at the end of July last summer, but every once in a while, I check these forums out to see what folks are complaining about. I quit for the same reasons most people quit. You know what these are. What is sad is that people are still complaining about the same things, and...
  9. L

    After getting into an accident....it's over

    So on 2/29 at approximately 12:10am someone rear-ended me while I was transporting 3 Lyft passengers. Thankfully no one was hurt and the other driver's insurance is taking care of my damages. I should put my car in the shop within a few days then I'm off to SXSW to network and have a good time...
  10. Kennedy C

    after a rate slash, I'm done with Uber's slave wages

    (I posted this in Nov, but cross-posting to the QUIT forum now for more eyeballs) I've been driving on and off since January 2015 shortly after Uber entered the market here. Recently the per mile charge was dropped from $1.25 to $0.95. This was, by the way, very shortly after the "safe rides...
  11. HHTJ

    REASONS why im pretty much done!

    2 main reasons: Summary: In order of importance 1. Drunk people (spontaneous, unpredictable) 2. App keeps crashing while enroute, or during route, or after drop off. (need to reboot phone constantly or i started using 2nd phone for gps) 3. Drugs or contraband in my own vehicle planted or...
  12. Mike McKinzie

    A Fun Quitting Story

    I made my last Uber trip on September 30 and waited a few weeks to do a short story write up as to why. Also, our oldest son got Married on October 10, 2015, therefore September was pretty busy. Anyway, why did I quit Uber? I actually enjoyed driving people around and it was an easy job. But...
  13. uberphotog03

    Adios, and Uber OFF (I'm Done)

    After over 750 completed trips around Raleigh/Durham/CH in five months, and maintaining a 4.86 rating, I quit driving a few weeks ago. Yes, I'm aware that there are innumerable threads devoted to such pronouncements, but I think it’s important for the newly-approved “partners,” and those...
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