Taxis

The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Nathan for You' Wages War on Uber in the Season Four Trailer

This season, Nathan Fielder turns a computer store asexual, innovates with a chili vendor, and helps a Bill Gates impersonator find love.
VICE Staff
8.17.17
Munchies

I Got High, Blown, and Robbed When I Was a Pizza Delivery Guy

"I was 17, scared, and totally unsure what to do with that situation. But at the end of the day they were just a bunch of intoxicated, naked adults that just wanted some pizza."
Anonymous
5.19.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Comey asked for more cash to probe Russia-Trump ties before firing, Michael Flynn subpoenaed by Senate, DHS set to ban laptops on flights from Europe, and more.
VICE Staff
5.11.17
cars

The 9 Best Flying Cars in Sci-Fi Movies

Lilium's real flying car is here, so we dug up its conceptual forebears.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.21.17
argentina

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.
Meaghan Beatley
11.11.16
RACISM

Uber and Lyft Drivers Discriminate Against African-Americans and Women

The study counters one of the big selling points of app-based ride-hailing services—namely, that people can get rides on demand no matter the color of their skin or their appearance.
Grennan Milliken
10.31.16
Paris

France’s Government-Backed Uber Replacement Should Thrill Uber

The government-backed 'Le.Taxi' isn't a real threat — yet.
Greg Sandoval
10.7.16
Stuff

This Stoned Dude Snapchatted for 24 Hours Straight

An idea that was birthed in pot smoke and ended in a baptism of sewage water. Solid Saturday.
Jake Kivanc
6.1.16
apps

Japan's Ultra-Polite Taxi Drivers Are Worried Uber Will Undermine Traditions

Taxi firms in Japan fear that Uber’s rise will erode customer service traditions in Japan.
Emiko Jozuka
6.1.16
Uber Earth

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.
Erik Franco
5.27.16
Uber Earth

Uber's Drive-By Politics

The fights that Uber and Lyft wage in cities like Austin look like local politics, but their actions often put corporate interests above local ones.​
Alex Rosenblat
5.27.16
Uber Earth

Uber's Conscientious Objectors

Meet the people who, for one reason or another, refuse to use the taxi app.
Louise Matsakis
5.23.16
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