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  1. Manotas

    You're more likely to order a pricey Uber ride if your phone is about to die

    http://www.businessinsider.com/people-with-low-phone-batteries-more-likely-to-accept-uber-surge-pricing-2016-5 Uber can tell when your phone is running out of juice — and it has figured out that a low battery is a strong indicator as to whether you're likely to accept surge pricing. In an...
  2. MulletMan

    LOVE TO LYFT....NO SURGE NO RIDE....CANCELLATIONS...NO UBER POOL...WALK THE WALK!

    I've been on this forum for a month now. Dam I wish I had read before I started. SO many mistakes. Now, I have moved into 'rookie' category from 'noober'. I am one of those who is not super bitter at Uber because I started at the low rates AND 25% cut for the man. However, I want to be a...
  3. MulletMan

    NO SURGE NO RIDE....CANCELLATIONS...NO UBER POOL...WALK THE WALK!

    I've been on this forum for a month now. Dam I wish I had read before I started. SO many mistakes. Now, I have moved into 'rookie' category from 'noober'. I am one of those who is not super bitter at Uber because I started at the low rates AND 25% cut for the man. However, I want to be a...
  4. U

    Surge

    Anyone got any advice on how to make the best of surge pricing? How do we know the fare being charged is at surge. I just started few days ago and tried to follow the map when it says surge pricing but the map doesn't show me where the surge is..weird. Any advice? I heard its good to have the...
  5. Nawaf

    Peak hours or surge time????

    Hi everyone and happy new year What you prefer peak hours or surge time? I'm trying to open voting system between peak hours and surge time. As all uber drivers we should have our voices heard and the only way we all should agree on one thing only and suggest it to uber and they might listen...
  6. UberEricLong

    XL Ride w/ 4.5x Surge and 4 different pax destinations....$$$$

    So, I clock out of my real job after a 10 hour shift and immediately log-on to Uber. The first ping of the evening was a nice fare to downtown which is where I was hoping to end up. The ride includes a small 1.3x surge and I make $26 in 32 min. Not a bad start. I then proceeded to grind it out...
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