The 3X All-Star and World Series Champion (’86 Mets!) has now got himself into a lot of trouble due to a recent Uber ride. Continue reading Former Pro Baseball Player Lenny Dykstra Arrested For Incident In Uber
Kim and I have used UberEats a few times but find it quite limited since you can only order from certain restaurants and only at limited times. Continue reading Uber Will Test Deliveries By Drone In One City
Uber drivers have:
- Taken a passed out woman on a $293 ride.
- Been accused of rape.
- Driven drove through the closed Lincoln Tunnel.
- Been arrested for injuring a service dog.
- One passenger got charged $200 for fake vomit in the car.
- Taken a drunk passenger on a $150 ride.
One Uber driver made the news for helping with a drug bust. Continue reading Uber Driver Gets An Assist In Drug Bust
It’s amazing that Uber still offers these kinds of promos considering they lost $1.5 billion in the third quarter, according to Skift.
I recently received another offer from Uber to get 50% off on Uber rides for one week. Continue reading 50% OFF Uber Rides This Week- Targeted
Uber has been a convenient option to get around for some time now.
The rideshare service offers rides at decent prices. (You can even earn 5X miles and points for your rides.) However, the best benefit from using Uber is the ability to request a ride with a few taps of your cellphone, through their app. Continue reading 50% Off Your Next 10 Uber Rides- Targeted
Since the Chase Ink card earns 5X points at office supply stores, I purchase gift cards for gas (Shell & BP), Amazon.com and Whole Foods. There are also a few other gift cards that I purchase from time to time. Continue reading Earn 5X Miles and Points For Your Uber Rides
Uber is a great way to hail a ride from your mobile device. Kim, Lucas and I have used the app in various countries (as long as we have a WiFi connection).
There’s one country where Uber doesn’t operate- Iran.
CNN writes that, with Uber locked out of the Iran for the foreseeable future due to U.S. sanctions, a startup called Snapp is looking to be a big player among ride-hailing apps. Continue reading Did You Know That There’s An Iranian Version of Uber?
When she fell asleep during the ride, the Uber driver took her back to his apartment and raped her, according to Gothamist. Continue reading Woman Falls Asleep in Car, Raped by Uber Driver
Four Seattle Mariners minor league players didn’t want to wake up early for their team’s road trip to New Mexico. Rather than get up at 3:00am, they planned to catch a flight with American Airlines.
When the flight didn’t work out, they decided to take an extremely pricey Uber ride to meet up with their team. Continue reading Baseball Players Take $683 Uber Ride To Game
Driving a taxi can be a very dangerous job. For that reason, most taxis have a plexiglass partition between the front and back seat.
If you look at most taxis, they also usually have a small video camera near the rear-view mirror. I assume that they record the rides now but I’m pretty sure they used to just take still images every few seconds (or something like that).
I came across a really sad story about an Uber driver killed by his teen passenger. Continue reading Just Awful, Teen Kills Uber Driver