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Free Uber Airport Rides, Up To $130 Off- Problem Resolved

Yesterday Uber NYC e-mailed an incredible offer with a holiday gift from American Express.

The gift allowed for two free rides, up to $65 which originated from a select group of airports, including all three in the NYC area.

When I went to enter the promo code, I thought it was accepted and then thought nothing more about it until the evening. Continue reading Free Uber Airport Rides, Up To $130 Off- Problem Resolved

$5 uberPOOL Rides in NYC!

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Uber’s become a great way to catch a ride with just a few clicks from your mobile device. The service can also get you where you want to go at times, cheaper than taking a more traditional taxi.

There are different kinds of Uber rides you can book. with uberPOOL being a more budget-friendly option. I used uberPOOL one time and ended up having the car to myself!

Now there’s a really sweet offer for uberPOOL rides in NYC. Continue reading $5 uberPOOL Rides in NYC!

Singer Lorde Tweets About Funny Uber Ride

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There’s been lots of stories about Uber drivers doing things which aren’t very nice like charging a customer for fake vomit in the car, getting arrested for injuring a service dog, and getting accused of rape.

Here’s a story a bit different from the usual ones about Uber drivers and it’s due to a bunch of tweets from Grammy Award winning singer Lorde. Continue reading Singer Lorde Tweets About Funny Uber Ride

Uber Driver Suing NYPD Detective For Harassment

Uber Driver
image: screen capture from youtube

Last year an Uber driver got harassed by an NYPD detective after he let the cop know that he wasn’t using his signal when parking.

The incident was captured on video by the passenger in the back of the Uber. The video got over 4.5 million views on YouTube. It also has led to the driver Humayun Chaudry feeling “humiliated“, according to Gothamist. Continue reading Uber Driver Suing NYPD Detective For Harassment