Said it this AM on CNBC, noting that some EU drivers get benefits while being contractors.
Got grilled on exactly what laws prevent Uber from giving benefits to contractors and didn’t have a good answer.
Few weeks ago I was laid off so I stopped by the unemployment office and got signed up; putting Uber as my part time employment to get bills paid. Yesterday I received a call from the woman in charge of everything Uber related in the state of NH wanting to ask me a few questions...
Men fined $674 and get double demerits on Easter long weekend
'I am sick', said the passenger when the police found him lying in the...
Spreading misinformation is not helping (Rider safety.)
This morning as I was getting ready for work, I was watching my local news broadcast in Seattle Washington, Q13 News. I'm very fond of this news affiliate and watch it daily. Their local reporters are likable, intelligent, and very good...
Bay Area Mom Sues Lyft, Alleges Driver Took Off With Her 2 Kids
OAKLAND (KPIX) - Khahn Mac had the scariest fifteen minutes of her life last year, thanks to a Lyft driver and now she's suing the ride-hailing company for it. Her attorney, John Winer, calls what happened "a kidnapping, kind of...
It says price for rideshare quadrupled at times?
I never saw it go past 2.5x morons.
The wait for the rides were up to 20 minutes?
More like upto hour and a half.
Get your reporting straight.
Uber reports Q2 losses of $404 million, up 32 percent from Q1
Megan Rose Dickey
@meganrosedickey / 9 hours ago
While Uber isn't required to disclose its financial results, Uber has done so for the past few quarters as it gears up to go public next year. In Q2 2018, Uber's net revenue was up 8...
Uber and Lyft Suspend Driver Who Live-streamed Passengers
From CBS News
Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft have suspended a driver who recorded hundreds of St. Louis-area riders without their permission and streamed the live video online.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported 32-year-old...
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...
Greyhound Fingers Ridesharing as a FActor in its Demise in Western Canada
From: Global News | Author: Jesse Ferreras
July 9: Greyhound announced that it will be ceasing operations in Western Canada. As Aaron McArthur reports, the company is blaming declines in ridership
Ridesharing hasn't just...
This article shows the real reasons behind Ubers first quarter turnaround, how about the fact it cut driver payments 280 million dollars from the 4th quarter of last year! It's not everyday a article and it's comments call Uber out for what it is, a crook and a ponzi sceme...
I'm not going to lie. I won't even pick up passengers through apps in the Bronx after it starts getting dark. I damn sure wouldn't pick up a street hail. Look at this poor guy:
Who's Competing with Uber?
Article from CNBC, author by Uptin Saiidi
Uber faces fierce competition across the globe.
The controversial tech company has lost billions of dollars over the past few years amid its attempts to gain users and penetrate major markets: Last year it lost $4.5 billion...
Lyft says its revenue is growing nearly 3x faster than Uber's
Article by TechCrunch, author Darrell Etherington
Lyft made a lot of progress in 2017, helped by strong market expansion within the U.S. and riding some very bad news from its primary rival, Uber. That's helped it grow revenue to...
Uber and Lyft drivers' median hourly wage is just $3.37, report finds
Majority of drivers make less than minimum wage and many end up losing money, according to study published by MIT
Uber and Lyft drivers...