Who's Driving You?

Our take on the latest "ridesharing" news and events
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Uber, the Unicorn Investing Class and the Bigger Picture

Behind Pando Daily’s paywall is an important letter by Hubert Horan, an aviation consultant with vast experience in airline competition and restructuring. Horan testified before Congress against both the Delta-Northwest and United-Continental mergers, and before the Department of Transportation against the alliance antitrust immunity grants which...

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Don’t Let Uber’s Surge Pricing Wipe Out Your Bank Account This Holiday Season!

"Dynamic pricing" is how Uber describes its infamous surge pricing– a predatory trick anyone else would call "price gouging." Critics ranging as far apart as industry competitors like Gett, feminist activist Gloria Steinem and even their own drivers have called out the shady practice. What's even more sneaky about...

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Uber Jobs Suck

Corporate studies. Speaking tours. Job fairs. Uber’s hard at work disguising that Uber jobs suck. Why? Drivers are struggling to make ends meet. Many earn less than minimum wage. Uber advertises drivers can earn $X hourly, but considering expenses—which Uber doesn’t mention—drivers are struggling. Uber Driver Expenses: Gas Maintenance Vehicle Depreciation Insurance Tolls Car...

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