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  1. Sydney
    1. You HAVE to show drivers the destination location when you send out pings 2. Fix the app lag and response issues, freezing, etc. Google, Microsoft, the world's tech are run by Indians, find some decent coders. 3. Use an arrow for the car when navigating, not a circle. 4. Your GPS locator...
  2. UberEATS
    Child at center of Renton AMBER Alert located; police looking for suspect RENTON, Wash. - The 5-year-old girl at the center of an AMBER Alert out of Renton has been located, according to Renton Police. The incident happened around 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Safeway parking lot off of Rainier...
  3. News
    Some studies have found the ride-hailing services increase vehicle miles driven and pollution. Rideshare companies Uber and Lyft have committed to reducing their carbon emissions in the coming years, but there's little holding them accountable to make sure they reach their goals. (Michael...
  4. News
    Book review: 'Uberland' is a timely, accessible analysis of a Silicon Valley innovator October 20, 2018 For nearly four years, Rosenblat, a self-described technology ethnographer, rode around in cars with strange men (and sometimes women). She estimates her research involved about 400 drivers...
  5. Advice
    Hi, I am a new Uber eats driver, I have completed my first shift, I did 9 delivers in 4 hours, I would like to know is it necessary to constantly rush when on the job? I did feel a bit pressured to get to the restaurants quickly to take order to customers. Please let me know what an experienced...
  6. Technology
    Hi. I have Uber Fleet and a few cars with my drivers. The problem is that I can't look after them properly. I don't know whether the driver is using my car and gas for my money to perform rides from the company account, or he is just launching his own account every 3 rides (or even launching...
  7. News
    Uber is rolling out a new feature this week that will let users reserve rides up to 30 days in advance and pick their favorite driver for the trip as the ride-hailing company seeks new ways to attract customers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The new option, called Uber Reserve, which will begin...
  8. Advice
    I called and asked if I could also pick up passengers as right now I'm only doing Uber eats and they told me that they could sign me up but they would have to deactivate my account for a couple of days to get it set up! I can't afford not to work for a couple of days so does anyone else know...
  9. London
    Hi everyone, I am currently considering starting as a uber driver in London, however I am planning to rent a car in the beginning which would mean I would have to pay approximately around £800 a month for the car. I wanted to ask if there are any drivers in London that can inform me if I would...
  10. Long Island
    Hamptons Delivery Service is looking for drivers in the Hamptons area.Only requirement is a valid drivers license and a car. Please email us at [email protected] or call 631-898-6906. We tend to average over $6 per tip in this area some drivers have got over $100 in 5 deliveries.
  11. Toronto (Ontario)
    I doubt it will go anywhere, but still, this is kind of interesting, particularly in light of how much discussion in these pages involves the whims and perceived whims of the Uber Algorithm...
  12. Toronto (Ontario)
    https://www.lyft.com/blog/posts/lyft-launching-health-safety-program HEALTH AND SAFETY Setting the standard for rideshare...
  13. San Francisco
    Which of the regulars here is gonna be first to be confirmed nCV+? I fear this might be when the virus makes the zootropic move from humans to fowl... (Not wishing it obviously)
  14. Advice
    Most drivers that have posted vids/hacks/reviews say they want to make $1 per mile. Just want to verify that this is while the passenger is in the car, not without.
  15. News
    Uber introduces new feature to let riders 'discreetly' snitch on their drivers Is your driver texting By Andrew J. [email protected] Feb 19, 2020, 11:12am EST Uber updated its app to let riders "discreetly" report instances that may not rise to the level of an emergency but still made...
  16. Advocacy
    Been driving U/L since they first started. In the beginning there were promises of $30+ an hour during busy hours, up to $300 for every driver you refer, constant rewards for being a good driver and helping them grow etc... 6 years later I can tell you this, Lyft is by far the least worst, not...
  17. San Francisco
    First, I'm not complaining. :smiles: Just trying to get more perspective on the issue. So where I drive, in Seattle, the dynamic of rideshare drivers is predominantly male. For the most part over the past 4 years, and having done over 5100 rides, I've had few major issues. However, the main...
  18. Chatter
    This is an idea, one that will be shot down, I am sure:smiles: If a comedy script were to be written about real life Uber driver stories, what would be written. Understand that this (posts contributing) is not what would be first in the story, or...what would be the best, but what fits in the...
  19. News
    Lots of stories lately about Uber getting kicked out of this city or that. Plus with the ever decreasing rates for drivers, while Uber/Lyft takes the lion's share of the fares, in my opinion will only lead to the likelyhood that drivers will begin taking their business profits into their own...
  20. News
    Uber driver refuses couple's ride over Christmas ham Perth Australia. A war veteran and his wife were left stranded on the side of the road by their Uber driver after a bizarre debacle with a Christmas ham. Peter and Marion Archibald could not believe their luck when they scored a leg of ham...
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