cabs

5.8.19

“I Drive Until I’m Exhausted Every Day": Uber Drivers Tell Us Why They're Striking​

If you hail an Uber on Wednesday, you’re crossing a (virtual) picket line.

11.11.16

Why Women Could Be the Key to Uber’s Success in Argentina

Newly decriminalized in Buenos Aires, Uber may benefit from the bad reputation that traditional taxis have with women.

7.12.16

Why Tokyo Cabs Are Giving Out Free Iced Tea

While it may seem unfair that Japan gets all the free cab tea, it’s probably a good thing that the promotion is in the land of immaculate cabs rather than here. Would you trust a free green tea from a cab driver in New York?

6.6.16

What Detroit Cabbies Say It's Really Like to Drive During Movement Festival

The highest highs and lowest lows of the city's annual techno-blowout—from the people who've seen it all.

5.27.16

This Lot in Brooklyn Shows What Uber Did to NYC More Clearly than Any Statistic

Uber's autonomous fleet of cabs isn't here yet, but the residential streets of Greenpoint are already lined with unused yellow cabs.

5.25.16

Uber's China Problem

The ride-hailing service must contend with Chinese government crackdowns and disgruntled cabbies. Can it win on both fronts?

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4.27.16

​Uber Drivers Tell Us About Their Worst Customers

Ever wonder how a customer gets a one star rating?

12.17.15

Sydney's Ubers Are Set to Become Legal and More Expensive

The NSW Government has announced Uber will become legal, regulated, and probably more expensive from midnight tonight.

12.9.15

Toronto Taxi Drivers Are Comparing Uber to ISIS And Hanging on to Moving Vehicles in Protest

Canadian cabbies really, really don't like the ride-sharing company.

11.16.15

We Spoke to Niagara’s Illegal Taxi Drivers About Uber, Drunk Kids, and Driving Criminals Home

Illegal cabs, a.k.a. "speedies," are a way of life in the Canadian province of Ontario.

11.3.15

Drunks, Vomit, and Shouting: What Uber Drivers Actually Think of Their Passengers

We spoke to a few of London's Uber drivers to get their thoughts on picking you up when you're shitfaced.

9.23.15

Shirtless Cab Drivers Stormed an Edmonton City Council Meeting to Protest Uber

The cabbies began to take their clothing off while shouting that council was "taking the shirts off their backs." Then they asked for pizza.

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