Shocking moment raging ‘Uber’ driver smashes ‘rival’s’ car windows after minor crash

Shocking moment raging ‘Uber’ driver smashes ‘rival’s’ car windows with a crowbar after minor crash on an east London street Row happened in Poplar, east London, and a clip was shared on Twitter last night Clip shows one of the drivers holding a metal bar and smashing the windows  Clip shows how one driver has … Read more Shocking moment raging ‘Uber’ driver smashes ‘rival’s’ car windows after minor crash

Privilege backlash as Silicon Valley investor starts ‘microschool’

A wealthy Silicon Valley angel investor is facing backlash over his privilege after he tried to create a ‘microschool’ in his backyard and looked for a teacher on Twitter offering a salary that will ‘beat whatever they are getting paid’. Jason Calacanis, who lives is the Bay Area and invests in start-ups like Uber and Robinhood, … Read more Privilege backlash as Silicon Valley investor starts ‘microschool’

Uber in Supreme Court showdown over drivers’ workers’ rights

Uber in Supreme Court showdown over whether the taxi app’s drivers should have worker’s rights By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:48 BST, 21 July 2020 | Updated: 22:48 BST, 21 July 2020 An employment tribunal ruled in 2016 that Uber drivers were workers, and were entitled to workers’ rights Supreme Court justices … Read more Uber in Supreme Court showdown over drivers’ workers’ rights

People reveal VERY awkward wrong number text exchanges .

Now that’s awkward! People reveal their VERY cringeworthy wrong number text exchanges – including one who poured their heart out to an Uber driver People from across the US revealed texts they’ve sent to the wrong number  Posting on Amomedia, a mother sent her Google search to her teenager instead Another person mistook an Uber … Read more People reveal VERY awkward wrong number text exchanges .

Uber and Lyft overcharge riders traveling to and from non-white neighborhoods, study reveals 

Uber and Lyft charge more per mile for riders traveling to and from non-white neighborhoods, study reveals A study analyzed millions of Uber and Lyft trips in the city of Chicago Riders traveling to and from disadvantaged areas were overcharged per mile Some of the increase were merely pennies, while others were much more However, it … Read more Uber and Lyft overcharge riders traveling to and from non-white neighborhoods, study reveals 

Ahoy there Uber! Online taxi firm launches Thames boat service for app-users to book on their phone

Ahoy there Uber! Online taxi firm will launch Thames boat service for app-users to hail Clipper services between Putney and Woolwich this summer Taxi app hails deal on fleet of 20 boats and says it will help people on commute Partnership with Thames Clipper will let users book trips on their phones  Uber still has … Read more Ahoy there Uber! Online taxi firm launches Thames boat service for app-users to book on their phone

Uber launches grocery delivery in Latin America and Canada, with a US roll out expected end of July

Uber launches on-demand grocery delivery in Latin America and Canada, with a US roll out expected end of July Uber has rolled out an on-demand grocery service in Latin America and Canada The feature lets users select grocery items at major stores in their area A courier then collects the order and a driver will … Read more Uber launches grocery delivery in Latin America and Canada, with a US roll out expected end of July

Return of the drugged-up illegal raves that should make every parent shudder

Five minutes to midnight and I’m climbing out of an Uber in an industrial estate in the depths of South London. I haven’t got a clue where I’m meant to be going but I head off in the darkness in the direction of the pulsating beat of music, following three people ahead of me who … Read more Return of the drugged-up illegal raves that should make every parent shudder

Uber Eats cuts ties with BBC comic Guz Khan after ‘disgusting’ jibe at Home Secretary Priti Patel

Priti Patel was brought back in to the heart of Government in July, less than two years after quitting the Cabinet in disgrace. The daughter of Gujarati Ugandan Asian who fled the regime of Idi Amin, she picked up her Tory values and work ethic from her parents. The right-winger and vocal Brexiteer was brought into … Read more Uber Eats cuts ties with BBC comic Guz Khan after ‘disgusting’ jibe at Home Secretary Priti Patel

Uber sending out 600,000 packages of Clorox wipes to encourage riders to sanitize before exiting

Uber is giving out 600,000 packages of Clorox wipes so passengers can sanitize seats and doors before exiting Uber is sending out Clorox canisters to drivers in the US It will a store of 600,000 canisters to drivers in Chicago, Atlanta, and New York The company is also encouraging passengers to disinfect cars  By James Pero … Read more Uber sending out 600,000 packages of Clorox wipes to encourage riders to sanitize before exiting