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  1. Columbia Research

    Columbia Research on Lyft & Uber Driver experiences

    Hey there, I'm an graduate student at Columbia Business School doing research on the experience of Lyft and Uber drivers and how third-party technology and services may improve the overall experience. The survey is anonymous and takes only a few minutes to fill out. Your opinion is greatly...
  2. waker81

    If you are an iOS user....

    .....you're probably flying blind. Surge not displaying even though it is surging. Login and hit home button - you will see the Partner app in background at the top of the screen with the current surge range. Map shows no surge
  3. Ronnie McDonnie

    NEW ANDROID APP (Apple app outdated)

  4. I

    Are the new driver signup websites down?

    I'm in Dallas. I've been trying since yesterday to sign up to drive, on my macbook, but no matter what route I take, I get an error message saying something about the DNS taking too long to respond, or alternately, that, "This webpage has a redirect loop. The webpage has resulted in too many...
  5. MikesUber

    Ride Immediately Ends When Swipe "Begin Trip"?

    Hello UberPeople, So this has happened twice out of 200 rides and really created headaches for myself and the passenger. My passenger gets in the car, I confirm their name and I go to swipe "Begin Trip". After swiping, the app immediately goes to the Stars screen to rate the passenger...
  6. R

    Using Transit Information to Decrease Downtime

    Hey everyone, I posted this survey in another thread for university research but think it might be better suited for Technology since the topic has to do with reducing downtime by integrating time-sensitive transit information with the Uber app. It'd be cool to get some drivers' thoughts on...
  7. K

    Phone Sound Problems

    In the past few weeks I've been experiencing MORE sound issues from the Uber app. It's always been screwy from time to time, but only when I have the app on, that seems to be worse. Now, the sound on my phone, iPhone 6, is screwy even when the app isn't on. I've had Verizon run diagnostics and...
  8. C

    Uber Alternatives

    Hey - I'm a driver in CT and I've been working on a site that lets drivers discover all of their options to make money using their vehicles. It's tough to be totally reliant on Uber and so Odjo lets you see what all your alternatives are and how much you're likely to make. Odjo.com We just...
  9. RideShare Pro

    Display Rider Name

    Hello. Are the below features of value to drivers? Have a Digital display on the front passenger window that will: - Display rider username. - Will it give a more professional pickup presentation? Eliminate confusion when more than one person waiting for pickup? Cut back on ridejacking? -...
  10. JaxBeachDriver

    Driverless "Pods" in the Netherlands

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/11879182/First-driverless-pods-to-travel-public-roads-arrive-in-the-Netherlands.html First driverless pods to travel public roads arrive in the Netherlands By Madhumita Murgia 11:06AM BST 21 Sep 2015 The first self-driving electric shuttle for use on...
  11. chefmike67

    running both Uber and Lyft at the same time

    Anyone with experience of running Uber and Lyft on Same phone at the Same time? Advice comments...
  12. MSUBER807

    Business or Residence Address??

    It would be awesome if the app allowed a space for PAX to place a name of a business including the physical address for easier navigation to them, etc. I'm a new driver, maybe I'm missing this.....thoughts anyone. Thanks ~ MsUBER807