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The New Tesla Taxi in NYC

Posted by: Felicia Dodge in Rider Community , Rideshare Knowledge 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Tesla Taxi NYC

Tesla is one of the most talked about cars and companies in the industry right now. They are revolutionizing how people get around in their daily lives. It was only a matter of time before Tesla and the classic NYC Yellow Cab collaborated. 

New York City has, arguably, the most iconic and recognizable taxi fleet in the world. With a cap on how many taxis can legally operate in the city and strict laws and regulations, there is not a lot of variance between the cars used. Tesla’s Model 3 has recently been approved to be the very first completely ...

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Is the Uber Pro Rewards Program all it is cut out to be?

Posted by: Sergio Avedian in Driver Community 3 weeks, 4 days ago

In this weeks article, we are digging deep into Uber’s new rewards program. Is it what Uber says it is? What are the true benefits and drawbacks as far as the drivers are concerned? Or is it the usual PR campaign like the 180 days of change from last year, a lot of noise but no substance?

Millions of people drive for Uber across the globe. They drive for different reasons and come from different walks of life, entrepreneurs, parents, immigrants, students etc. Some drive part time to earn extra cash, while others drive full time to support their families, ...

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Need to Change Your Banking Information in the Uber Driver Partner App? Here's how.

Posted by: Bekah Wheeler in Driver Community 3 weeks, 5 days ago

update banking information uber partner app

Have you recently switched banks and need to update your Uber driver app so you can make sure to keep your payments on time? Luckily, Uber makes it very easy to update your banking information through the driver app or at partners.uber.com.

Instructions on Updating Banking Info on Uber Driver App

1. Tap the profile photo in the upper right corner of the map screen
2. Tap "Account" > "Payment" > "Add payment method"
3. Enter your bank account details
4. Tap "NEXT"
5. Enter your tax details
6. Tap "SUBMIT"

Instructions on Updating Banking Info on partners.uber.com

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How to get more trip requests as an Uber driver

Posted by: Lilly Kenyon in Driver Community , Rideshare Knowledge 3 weeks, 6 days ago

Get more trip requests Uber driver

Have your trip requests seemed lower on Uber recently? Would you like to try and increase the amount of trip requests sent your way? While the Uber algorithm is a bit of a mystery there are a few things you can do to try and bump your trips and thus your earnings.

Opt in for all trips

If you are not receiving many trip requests this may be because you have limited your trip type preferences. Make sure to set your trip type preferences to "all" to receive all trips that you are eligible for. You can opt in to ...

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Connected Vehicles in Smart Cities - The Future of Transportation

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rideshare Knowledge 1 month ago

autonomous vehicles

There are exciting theories about the future of transportation. Transportation technology is an area that has experienced a lot of growth due to the vast research and development conducted by private and public entities around the world. This article examines some of the leading directions in which transportation technology is headed.

Connected Vehicles

Cars on the market today are already very intelligent. Their internal computer connectivity can alert the driver to faulty functionality, the need for maintenance and external hazards, such as an icy road. Self-driving cars add a whole lot of smart functionality to cars. Connected cars use the ...

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