While San Francisco-based Uber has experienced major growth in a few short years, New York City’s taxi industry is looking to impose a cap on how many cars can belong to the ridesharing service in the Big Apple.
In a span of less than four years, San Francisco-based Uber has grown from a ridesharing startup to overtake the streets of New York City.
Nineteen taxi companies sued Uber Technologies Inc. in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday, accusing the transportation network company of false advertising when it claims it has “the safest rides on the road.”
Police in Daly City have released video of a taxicab driver being assaulted by his passenger, after he refused to pay his fare.
A San Francisco taxi company is ditching its 82-year-old brand and renaming itself after a smartphone app in the latest sign of how mobile technology is changing the way people get a ride.
The decision to suspend pickup privileges of two drivers involved in last month’s taxi demonstration that blocked airport traffic isn’t improving the moods of cabbies as a holiday truce takes effect.
Getting into a San Francisco taxi cab while nauseatingly drunk may cost you plenty if you can’t keep it down.
A taxi driver veered off of a roadway and into an unoccupied house in Walnut Creek Tuesday afternoon, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher.
It’s not fair, some drivers argued, because they stand to make less – and might not pick up as many fares.