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If you were the new CEO of Uber, with absolute power, what would be the first thing you'd change?

Posted by DaimsLer on June 9, 2018

I am asking the current Uber drivers, but anyone's welcome.

Can I ask my Uber driver to NOT record me with his webcam? If I do not want to be recorded, shouldn't I be able to request that?

Posted by NancyStride on August 21, 2018

Even calling into a customer service call (at a bank or whatever), we have the choice of asking not to be recorded.  What about with rideshares like Uber and Lyft?

I understand that the car is a private property, and drivers have the rights to record inside their cabin.  However, …

Arivmarketplace and Arivride is onboarding drivers in California,

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Arivmarketplace and Arivride is onboarding drivers in California, Washington DC, Maryland, Massachusetts, Florida, New York, Illinois, Texas, Georgia, for food delivery and rideshare. This is your chance to be a real independent contactor and own your own business.

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Warning about Rideshare in Los Angeles

Posted by JenH on February 4, 2023

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Uber Eats UberX and status

Posted by NeilP75 on January 26, 2023

I don’t know if anyone can answer this or not, but thanks in advance.

I started with Uber Eats about 2 months ago. I got enough points in the first couple of weeks to become diamond status. I was getting order after order sent to me, and most were good …

As a driver, have you kicked out a passenger? Ended a ride early mid-trip?

Posted by WWBlueStuff on April 29, 2018

Please do share. Remember when some dude died after getting kicked off Lyft?  I can't help it to think he did something to be kicked out, you know? 

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I am a new user to uber! I used Ubr twice Jan 8 2023 & January 15 2023. My amex billed showed tthree charges for each ride-- why?

can i book a rideshare in advance for a 4:45 am pickup from lakeshore, fl to ...

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can i book a rideshare in advance for a 4:45 am pickup from lakeshore, fl to orlando international airport?

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