We're a startup working on an app for gig workers (all kinds - rideshare, delivery, scooters etc). The idea is to give more information and leverage to the workers (vs Uber and the rest). We're still in the beginning of the process, and would like to hear input from people who work for...
The Bay Area is a notoriously expensive place to live - even for high-earning tech employees.
About 60% of tech workers can't afford homes in San Francisco, Business Insider previously reported. Now...
Steereo app pays you to play music - there's an article online on the Forbes website.
"Drivers are financially encouraged to bring Steereo into their cabs and get riders on board. They are paid per second, and make on average $120-$300 a month."
Warning, this is a very techy article with a TL;DR synopsis at the end.
Uber maintains GPS coordinate tracking data for tens of millions of people in the U.S. and abroad, so the...
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This is my saddest ride to date and was difficult for me to write. I am including a special dedication to this story in my upcoming book, so please read it when released. It’s...
As an UberX Driver in Toronto
it is very Likely
that you are not turning a profit
Profit begins at SURGE is 1.5x or GREATER.
Please note that the $.18 /min isnt included.
Quite possibly the best way to calculate
what you have earned is
after you have finished driving a shift to see what you...
The last couple of weeks I have seen my earnings drop to nearly half what they were one year ago. This has been most apparent in the last couple of weeks. Sure it does get quieter in Winter, but this is most unusual.
Surely Ubers strategy (if they gave a damm) would if been to restrict the...
The union representing the editorial staff at Gawker Media has announced that it has successfully bargained the first union contract at a digital media company - an innovative three-year deal that sets minimum pay levels and gives Gawker's 99 union members a 3% across-the-board raise each year...
I'm an graduate student at Columbia Business School doing research on the experience of Lyft and Uber drivers and how third-party technology and services could help improve the overall experience. The project was inspired from watching a family member who drives for Uber and her...
Hey Uber drivers-
A tech startup in NYC is offering the chance to earn money while you drive! Participants in our final go-to-market test will earn $75 for doing nothing more than driving around with our product in your vehicle. There's no risk to you-- we provide the hardware.