23 Apr '14, 2pm

Getting an Uber Cab With Your Smartphone. Is it smart?

Getting an Uber Cab With Your Smartphone. Is it smart?

Getting an Uber Cab With Your Smartphone. Is it smart? William Rouse, general manager of Los Angeles Yellow Cab, at a news conference and protest against smartphone app based ride-sharing services like Uber. (Photo: Patrick T. Fallon, New York Times) Do you value the safety and reliability of London’s black cabs. What if the continued existence of London’s black cabs was under threat? A heavily-funded American company with lots of political clout and influence is muscling its way into London. That company is Uber. What Uber Is Uber is a technology company from Silicon Valley, California that has developed an app that lets you order a private hire car (mini cab) from your smartphone. What Uber Is Not Uber is NOT a licensed transportation company. Uber states in its Terms and Conditions that “Uber itself does not provide transportation services, and Uber is not a transportat...

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