uber

money-inequality

Uber Was Designed to Exploit Drivers

The company's disjointed, decentralized strategy makes it almost immune to labor action.
Ankita Rao
5.9.19
environment

Things You’re Doing To Save the Planet That Are Actually Terrible

That reusable cotton tote is polluting the air and water way more than a plastic bag.
Anne Gaviola
4.15.19
tax day

Gig Workers Are Overpaying on Tax Day

Workers for Uber, TaskRabbit, and Handy overpaid by 21 percent because of lost deductions.
Molly Taft
4.15.19
Millennials

Turns Out Millennials Won’t Kill the Car

Expert says young Canadians aren’t as ‘car crazy’ as previous generations, but they still drive as much.
Anne Gaviola
4.3.19
Mardi Gras

These Are the People You Meet Driving an Uber During Mardi Gras

Only in New Orleans.
Bill Hillmann
3.6.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

We Have All Been the Ottawa Senators Shit Talking Their Boss in an Uber

Let thou who has never shit talked anyone in an Uber cast the first stone.
Mack Lamoureux
11.6.18
NHL

Ottawa Senators Players Caught Talking Shit About Their Team in Uber Video

Matt Duchene was among several players who were unknowingly recorded by an Uber driver while bashing assistant coach Marty Raymond.
Kyle Cantlon
11.6.18
uber

An Amish Guy Started His Own Horse-and-Buggy 'Uber' Service

But don't try to find him on the app.
River Donaghey
8.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Uber Drivers Are Reportedly Scamming Passengers with Fake Vomit

So they can charge a $150 "cleaning fee."
River Donaghey
7.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Benedict Cumberbatch Fought Off Four Muggers to Rescue a Delivery Guy

Cumberbatch and his Uber driver saw the man get jumped and decided to save the day.
River Donaghey
6.4.18
Money

We Asked Gen Z About Their Spending Habits

“It always comes back to food.”
Rebecca Gao
5.30.18
gig economy

My Failed Quest to Get Rich by Being a Notary Public

Or, My Attempt to Disrupt a Part of the Gig Economy That Needs No Disruption.
Nick Greene
5.15.18
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