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  1. News
    https://www.axios.com/uber-asks-sec-to-let-it-give-equity-to-drivers-1539296399-4594e4e4-727f-4fae-873e-58df1ebd20d9.html
  2. Toronto (Ontario)
    Discovered this great article from the Globe and Mail, that explains the current sad state of affairs for ridesharing in the GTA. Two big issues causing a decline in earnings: 1) Oversupply of drivers in Toronto, with 70K licences (PTCs) issued for Lyft/Uber 2) Congestion and gridlocked...
  3. Las Vegas
    https://news3lv.com/news/local/nevada-to-get-1m-from-data-breach-settlement-with-uber-09-26-2018 LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada plans to use $1 million in a data breach settlement with ride-hailing company Uber to bolster a state database used for background checks. Attorney General Adam Laxalt's...
  4. News
    https://www.nbcbayarea.com/investigations/New-Scam-Puts-Unchecked-Rideshare-Drivers-Behind-the-Wheel--493520901.html When your Lyft or Uber arrives, you probably double check that the driver's name and car matches the information listed on your app. But the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit...
  5. Minneapolis
    Uber lost track of my trips yesterday, and I needed to use my instant pay to cash out the $150 balance.Uber is claiming a software glitch. Uber fkd up again and thank God my mom helped me with my car payment. Otherwise my car would have been repossessed. Money is very tight for all of us...
  6. Stories
    My dad was recently on vacation and took Uber to and from the airport. He told me the following in regards to what an Uber driver told him: The driver said said he drives part-time, so he drives about 20 hours a week and makes around $800 a week. Huh? He'd have to be averaging $40 an hour...
  7. Lyft
    We are all so very tired of Lyft changing their destination filter without notifying anyone, including their own support staff and documentation team. This happened again this week when they changed the minutes allowed per each destination filter from 60 minutes to 30 minutes despite what the...
  8. Minneapolis
    https://kstp.com/news/at-least-18-citations-issued-during-uber-lyft-permit-check-at-msp-airport/5025982/ Police at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport police are cracking down on Uber and Lyft drivers who don't have the right permits. "You've got to follow the rules, and if don't...
  9. Long Island
    Do we have any drivers who play a lawyer on TV? Lol. If we are contractors, shouldnt we have the same rights as any other contractor/employee? We should have details of where they are going, and the price of the trip. Does anyone know of any littigation or effort to get something like this done?
  10. Toronto (Ontario)
    I saw one at the sh*tter on Saturday and two last saturday at the same place. Are the women Uber/Lyft drivers like the proverbial white unicorn. Scarce and elusive?
  11. Jacksonville
    I've been reading through the posts on this site and I find very little positive about driving for either Uber or Lyft. I know it's a lot of hard work for little pay..... and that the tips are sporadic...… and that the PAX are inconsiderate...... and that our efforts aren't appreciated by the...
  12. News
    Uber drivers Can Sell You Goods During Your Ride From: Engadget | Author: Jon Fingas Don't be surprised if you get a sales pitch the next time you step into an Uber car. The ridesharing service has formed a partnership with Cargo to give drivers free boxes full of goods they can sell to...
  13. News
    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...
  14. News
    https://techcrunch.com/2018/07/19/uber-partners-with-cargo-to-help-drivers-make-money-by-selling-stuff-to-riders/ Uber has teamed up with Cargo, a startup that makes it easy for rideshare drivers to sell goods to their passengers. Cargo works by giving drivers free boxes, filled with goods...
  15. News
    Cab drivers say Ubers are now using designated taxi stand areas even though they're not supposed to. Tina Yazdani with the growing tensions and ongoing feud between the two taxi services. Video: https://www.680news.com/video/2018/07/09/uber-taxi-standoff-at-union-station/
  16. Brisbane
    Ive had 2 restaurants cancel on me as I’m walking in the door! Since when can restaurants cancel orders on drivers?? It also seems they do it at will, if they feel overwhelmed with orders they just cancel the small ones... what a joke!!!!
  17. Miami
    See this about once daily. What's going through their head when they realize they're about to T-bone a left turning car as they casually cruise through a dead red all alone?
  18. News
    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/07/02/nyregion/uber-drivers-pay-nyc.html?action=click&module=In%20Other%20News&pgtype=Homepage&action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage New York City's taxi commission is considering new pay rules for drivers for Uber and other ride-hailing apps - a move that...
  19. New York City
    Since I was introduced to this forum there's always been multiple constructive criticisms with decent solutions that were thought of by you the members. So rather than having it all spaced out that people will just forget about, I wanted to create a thread where we could at least have a...
  20. Pensacola
    im not sure if it’s the summer or if we are having too much drivers but I haven’t been getting much pings lately. I’m in the 9 mile area and used to get pings all the time. My rating is a 4.95 with 100% confirmation rate but nothing just sitting online for hours. Yesterday (sunday) I got 1 ride...
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