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  1. LoveBC

    Uber Riddle

    So you’re drunk off your ass.... Which option do you choose??? Better question.... which do you not choose?
  2. Bootsy

    Best Surge Times - LAX & Queen Mary port

    Hey 👋 Good Peeps, Those of you living and/or driving in LA County area, what time ranges and days tend to typically be best to catch Surge at LAX or Queen Mary
  3. ZenUber

    The surge is back

    The whole city of Philadelphia is Surging. A big fat surge covering the city. I got three rides in it before it was gone. It was too big, and lasted too long to be a fluke. Surge, surge, surgety surge.
  4. E

    Surge Scam

    We all recall several months ago when Uber changed the surge. This screwed many of us but at least we could carry a surge to our next ride and at least get paid something. Well it seems they have taken that away. Twice this week I drove through surge zones and app showed minimum surge on...
  5. L

    The one time you wanna accept Uber pool over Uberx

    I frequently get asked from drivers if I accept Uber poor or express pool. In my opinion, this two features are setup for Uber to milk more money by taking advantage of drivers. I personally decline 9/10 Uber pool/express pool requests. There is only one circumstance I PRIORITIZE Uber pool...
  6. LAOL

    Hey drivers, use this to discover how much Uber and Lyft take from you

    Hey drivers, use this to discover how much Uber and Lyft take from you SASHA LEKACHJul 3, 2019 Uber and Lyft keep changing how their drivers get paid. Along with all the confusion, some drivers are feeling short-changed. Now a new online tool is available that collects driver receipts and...
  7. PioneerXi

    $3 Surge at SAN

    Shot this yesterday and while reviewing it today, was thinking of the parallels for a $3 surge at SAN. Mine. Mine. Mine. Out of the way, moron. I’m not letting you in. Park like an idiot and leave the doors open. #Uberhumor
  8. Uruber

    Uber's success: exploiting drivers.

    https://www.latimes.com/business/hiltzik/la-fi-hiltzik-uber-fare-increase-20190531-story.html
  9. MsKia

    LYFT Drivers in LAX lot, WHY!!??

    Question for Lyft base and XL drivers sitting in the LAX lot on Memorial Day 2019 while Uber is surging as high as 3x on and off and Lyft is only offering a $7+ power zone...WHY!????? I drive for both Uber and Lyft in LA and have drastically reduced my Lyft XL trips since Lyft stopped passing on...
  10. Ian Richard Markham

    The story of my life...

    Watch the entire 35 seconds and turn on the audio for a laugh. Story of My Life Video https://share.icloud.com/photos/0SO5QLfehK9SphcSf3LsOVa-w
  11. Ian Richard Markham

    Watch this video of the surge disappear

    This happens to me all the time. Turn on audio to hear my frustrations. https://share.icloud.com/photos/0CdGkRrJsm3uav4XagKV5SuXg
  12. D

    surge problem

    here in Atlanta it gets pretty crazy in the morning, surge everywhere it usually makes a great time to make serious money, however today Monday morning the busiest morning of the week, There Was No surge anywhere for 4 hours of morning commute. what makes it even more odd is that there is a...
  13. Lissetti

    Seattle...You're Done. Uber launches RidePass next month.

    Uber’s Ride Pass subscription service is coming to 16 new cities Ride Pass, the subscription service that Uber introduced late last year, is coming to over a dozen new markets, the company announced Tuesday. The expansion of Ride Pass — an Amazon Prime-style subscription service that allows...
  14. R

    Streak Bonus/ Quest

    Soooo who's saying F*** that new streak BS??? For sure i am. I'm still driving. Just not chasing 5 extra dollars for taking the next 3 rides that come to me under the promise that they'll give me A WHOLE FIVE BUCKS for doing 3 rides. I'm not doing multi-pool (a pool ride where i stop and pick up...
  15. koala85

    Ewr surge problem

    Hi everyone while you are waiting at the Newark airport and surge is 2.4 are you getting request with no surge?Im a tlc driver.Or somewhere else in Nj inside the surge and getting requesr with no surge I have a video too also Im was checking as a passenger pick up ewr terminal a to Hoboken...
  16. Sparkz786

    Creating Surge

    Hi everyone Been with uber for about 3 months now while studying to become an electrician (flexibility). I’ve noticed something especially on Friday and Saturday evenings, when in central Zone 1-3, its mostly surging, and when its not surging, I just park up and loads of pings come, but i just...
  17. U

    Side by Side Comparison between the ever worsening Uber and Coast so Far Clear Lyft

    First off, my system is my system. It's what works for me. For the most part, it's opposite the mainstream. I use 5 of my 6 DFs during the highly concentrated AM rush. On good days, I get multi trips per DF. Perhaps this simple analysis wouldn't match cucumber to cucumber with your...
  18. ZenUber

    Combined flat rate + multiplier surges

    I was in Philly and noticed a small surge down by Columbus Blvd. There was a +2.75 and also a 1.9X multiplier. I tried getting a picture, but the multiplier disappeared. Has anyone ever seen the two together like that? I got a ping for an X ride at a hotel. Guy was going all the way up to...
  19. DrinkSoda

    Tonight was my St. Pats

    10 PM - 2 AM which turned into 3 AM. Subtract about a 45 minute break and add about a 20 minute deadhead home. Will see if future tips bump up this total. Sometimes tips have been coming in a day or two later. Pre-St. Pats in full force.
  20. Chrisw1996

    Flat surge

    Let's talk flat rate surge! The top 3 pictures are during surges either on fridays or Saturdays from 11pm-3am As you can see i had trips <15min or less few mile trip and made $25+ which made the miles on my car and being up at 11pm-3am worth it. Not to mention the multiple shootings and...
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