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Woman Recounts Harrowing Lyft Ride Where Driver Made 45-Minute Detour
Writer Kelly Barnhill described the terrifying experience of not knowing if her male driver was going to harm her or if he was just trying to charge her more.
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8 Ways To Stay Safe On Your Next Uber Ride, According To Drivers
Jolie A. Doggett
You shouldn’t have to do a lengthy safety check, but there are some red flags to look out for.
Riders Say Uber Drivers Are Using Vomit To Scam Them
Victims of the ride-hail scheme claim they were bilked out of money after drivers falsely accused them of upchucking.
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New Study Finds Ride-Hailing Drivers Are Eager To Organize, Despite Challenges
Eight out of 10 ride-hailing drivers in LA said they would like to join an organization that would help them press for better pay and working conditions.
There's A New App Called YayYo. It's Like Uber, But For Empty Promises.
You – yes, YOU! – have the chance to invest in a company that claims it might be the next great ride-sharing service.
Inside Uber's Latest Move To Exploit Its Drivers And Hide Behind The Courts
Lawrence J. Hanley
International President, Amalgamated Transit Union; Member of ...
The ride-sharing app's most recent victory is disastrous for its workers
Black-Owned Ride-Sharing App Aims To Fill Void Left By Uber, Lyft
Moovn will operate in the U.S. and in underserved African regions.
Can Innovative Transportation Options Help Narrow Health Disparities And Increase Clinical Trial Diversity?
Social Impact Strategist, Brain Health Advocate, Tech + Aging ...
Once reliant solely on buses and subway systems, our nation’s seniors may soon have new choices on how to navigate their
The Future Of Car On Demand (And The Case Against Uber's Monopoly)
CEO and co-founder of Tictail
The most controversial thing to happen to the taxi industry was Uber's introduction of dynamic (surge) pricing. The premise was simple: we are already used to paying based on demand when buying airline tickets, so why should car rides be any different?
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'Grandma Uber' Helps Women Get Home Safely After A Fun Night Out
“It’s every young woman’s right to have fun, be young and enjoy life.”
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Ride-Sharing Rivals Reach Ceasefire
Anthony Scaramucci is Founder & Co-Managing Partner at SkyBrid...
Ride-sharing is often seen as a winner-takes-all game, with billions in venture capital funding setting the stage for a World War I-style battle of attrition. When someone wants a ride, the thought is they are unlikely to open two or three different apps to search for the cheapest and fastest ride.
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Uber Just Surrendered To Its Biggest Rival In China
By Heather Somerville & Denny Thomas, Reuters
It's a $35 billion megamerger.
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4 Things To Know About The Uber Rival Backed By Apple
This app is crushing in China
Uber versus Cities: Let's Discuss Without Forcing into Political Silos
Behavioral Economist, Business Professor, Opinionated Business...
Last Monday Uber and Lyft left Austin because they lost an election on a proposition that would have allowed them to use their own background checks instead of using the city's fingerprint-based system.
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Lyft Agrees To Revised $27 Million Deal In Class Action Lawsuit
A U.S. judge rejected a previous $12.25 million deal from drivers claiming employee status as too small.
Should You Join the Gig Economy?
Head of Global Financial Education at Visa Inc.
Nathaniel Sillin directs Visa's financial education programs. To follow Practical Money Skills on Twitter: www.twitter.com
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Uber Recognizes New York Drivers’ Group, Short Of Union
Uber announced an agreement on Tuesday with a prominent union to create an association for drivers in New York that would
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