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  1. Brisbane
    Sunshine Coast over Xmas and new Year was busy even driving days. A new trip request every time I started a ride but only two surge trips over two weeks. On 3 occasions I clearly saw I was picking up in a hot zone on the map but no surge rate! What’s Uber up to? Is their app stuffed or are they...
  2. News
    http://www.businessinsider.com/people-with-low-phone-batteries-more-likely-to-accept-uber-surge-pricing-2016-5 Uber can tell when your phone is running out of juice - and it has figured out that a low battery is a strong indicator as to whether you're likely to accept surge pricing. In an...
  3. Lyft
    I've been on this forum for a month now. Dam I wish I had read before I started. SO many mistakes. Now, I have moved into 'rookie' category from 'noober'. I am one of those who is not super bitter at Uber because I started at the low rates AND 25% cut for the man. However, I want to be a...
  4. Atlanta
    I've been on this forum for a month now. Dam I wish I had read before I started. SO many mistakes. Now, I have moved into 'rookie' category from 'noober'. I am one of those who is not super bitter at Uber because I started at the low rates AND 25% cut for the man. However, I want to be a...
  5. New Jersey
    Anyone got any advice on how to make the best of surge pricing? How do we know the fare being charged is at surge. I just started few days ago and tried to follow the map when it says surge pricing but the map doesn't show me where the surge is..weird. Any advice? I heard its good to have the...
  6. London
    Hi everyone and happy new year What you prefer peak hours or surge time? I'm trying to open voting system between peak hours and surge time. As all uber drivers we should have our voices heard and the only way we all should agree on one thing only and suggest it to uber and they might listen...
  7. Stories
    So, I clock out of my real job after a 10 hour shift and immediately log-on to Uber. The first ping of the evening was a nice fare to downtown which is where I was hoping to end up. The ride includes a small 1.3x surge and I make $26 in 32 min. Not a bad start. I then proceeded to grind it out...
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