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    Uber using DMS tech since March accident..

    I read Uber are now using a driver-facing camera in their autonomous testing to detect "inattentive behaviour" as part of their safety precautions. Has anyone seen this tech in action on a self-driving ride? I read it's part of the NTSB wish list. Life-saving tech..? google for link to article...
  2. Beepbeep41

    Round Table Meetings

    Who are these drivers giving Uber all the info for free?? Drivers if no one give Uber info Uber got to got out and get info! They go out and get info via rides... Don’t be so cheap drivers! Info given that creates features such as “airport rematch” & “wait time” is making Uber millions. Your...
  3. SwaysWay

    Uberx vs Uber Eats

    Hi guys! I'm new to this forum, and thought I'd ask for some tips. I've been driving for Uber eats about a month now, and have only been averaging around $5 an hour, not including tips. I recently decided to buy a new car, and plan on doing Uberx as well. My question is, does Uberx pay more...
  4. David Black

    No more ratings & reviews!

    Anyone else having a problem seeing new ratings and reviews? After I updated to the new app I only see the last 500 reviews. Thanks for letting me know
  5. David Black

    Colleges are back in session!

    Went out for a drive last night around 8PM and the Uber app couldn't stop beeping and surging the entire time around my neighborhood! Made around $200 in less than 4 hours! If you want to make some good money please come to Villanova University Surroundings; I feel that we all should help each...
  6. David Black

    Longest ride

    Just curious, what's the longest ride you had to do with Uber?
  7. David Black


    Will someone PLEASE tell me where the freakin' restrooms are at the Airport without "getting" in and paying a fortune for parking, or getting a ticket parking on the side? May you be blessed with a fortune tip! :D
  8. marcus.laboy

    Warning: Dropped Insurance

    Been with uber for a couple years and didnt notify my insurance company. When I had an accident, I was f*%$#ing dropped.. Went into the greenlight hub for help and there was an an Allstate office right inside. They offered me collision coverage specifically for uber drivers and I don't need to...
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    UberLondon threatening drivers to deactivate them

    Unfortunately right after Uber won the case against TfL it started to take it on drivers and threatening them with deactivated their accounts temporarily or permanently if they Don’t accept jobs and take their confirmation rate to at least 80% although they still saying it’s within our right to...
  10. David Black

    Creepy Experience - Safety Concern!

    I just picked up a guy that wouldn't say a damn word to me, not even confirm his name or anything; the entire ride he was starring at me and gave me the creeps! I thought for sure he was gonna murder me when I wasn't looking! When he exited my car, he slammed the door as hard as he could and...
  11. David Black

    Philly Gas Prices

    My Philly peeps, Any advises on how to get good deal on gas, especially that we pump so much of it! What's your strategy? Yes, go ahead and be a smarty pants! Happy Ubering...
  12. BurgerTiime

    Uber's e-bikes are cannibalizing rides from Uber's cars

    https://money.cnn.com/2018/07/19/technology/uber-jump-electric-bikes-san-francisco/index.html Six months after jumping into the bikesharing game, Uber has made a fascinating discovery: New riders taking a spin on its red Jump electric bikes in San Francisco are more likely to continue riding...
  13. David Black

    2 Months thoughts!

    I have been driving for Uber for about two months now and I have a few comments to make; not sure if everyone feels the same way! 1) Way too many Uber drivers in Philly :confused: 2) Friday nights, Saturdays and part of Sundays are most profitable 3) Monday is DEAD 4) Passengers are amazing...
  14. jblack215

    Philly Jersey Drivers Answer This...

    Without driving like a trucker and having a normal life, how simple would it be to make $150 a week Uberx (not sure if I can do Lyft) in Philly, south & central Jersey?
  15. RonBurgundy

    Wrong Classification? Not UberX?

    Hi, I drive a Toyota 4 Runner SR5 (5th Gen 2011). It has a third row seat I can pop off if I need to but it is cramped. It's made for kids. I don't really want to pop it up to Uber people. My main concern is that since I drive an SUV (white exterior and no leather inside) should I still be...
  16. Danuber86


    Hello! New uber driver here. I signed up for uberx/pool 2 weeks ago (after already doing eats for a month). In these 2 weeks doing exclusively uberx/pool i always received a boost. Today is a Monday and I noticed I no longer receive the boost, effectively being paid 20-40% less on rides. In...
  17. Kamel Leroux

    Hourly Rate X

    Hey guys, I was wondering how much an Uber X driver can make per hour, before the 20-25% commission, in Central London (zone 1-2 of the Tube) from Monday to Friday : - on commute hours (roughly 0730-10o0 and 1700-2000)? - on other hours? Best, K.
  18. David Black

    Looking for some advice!

    Hello everyone, Thank you for such an awesome forum and the opportunity to share some of our stories driving for Uber. I am new to Uber and I would like to get to know all of my Philly fans! I picked up some kids last night (4 of them) from Springfield to drop them off at the Chester Casino on...
  19. Uberxxxuk

    I Almost Killed A Cyclists

    I was driving and coming to double roundabout and I was looking for pedestrians on the zebra crossing and out of nowhere the cyclists just went in the front of me without looking. It's a shame that's some cyclists do that and risking their lives and others and I wonder when it will be strict...
  20. BurgerTiime

    What tickles your “taint”?