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Philly College Students Say Uber Driver Stranded Them at Deserted Construction Site

Two students at Temple and Drexel universities say they had a nightmarish Uber rider earlier this month — and they’re warning other Philly women to […]

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Pa. AG: Philly Uber Driver Helped Rescue Human Trafficking Victim

A 21-year-old human trafficking victim lured to the East Coast from California was rescued by an Uber driver in Philly this weekend, according to the […]

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Penn Students Can Now Get Dirt Cheap Uber Rides

Uber has landed another deal with a Philadelphia-area institution and the new collaboration represents the company’s first partnership with an Ivy League school. The company […]

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Looking to Score an Impromptu Visit From the Phillie Phanatic?

It’s Wednesday. You probably rolled out of bed behind schedule, burnt your breakfast and now are reading this article instead of doing the work you’re […]

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Uber’s Philly Ride Pass: Worth It, but Impossible to Get

If you’re still riding with Uber, the company’s new “Ride Pass” option has officially launched with rates that are surprisingly enticing. The subscription service allows […]

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Highway Robbery: Uber Now Charging for Lost Item Returns

Raise your hand if you’ve ever absentmindedly left something behind in the back of a taxi or Uber, Philadelphia. I’ll bet a fair share of […]

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Uber Adds Tipping in Philly, but the Option Won’t Save the Company

On Friday, Uber’s new tipping feature rolled out to users in the Philadelphia region as part of the company’s “180 Days of Change” campaign, an […]

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Uber Just Ramped Up Philly Fleet of Wheelchair Accessible Rides

On Thursday, Uber dispatched a new fleet of more 70 wheelchair accessible vehicles (WAVs) out onto Philadelphia’s streets. For Philadelphians who require accessible transportation options, quick […]

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Philly Gets UberEATS’ First Exclusive Menu Items

Uber’s food delivery service, UberEATS, started schlepping orders from some of the city’s top dining destinations to hungry Philadelphians back in 2016. And now, Philly […]

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New Luxury Lyft Options Just Launched in Philadelphia

As Uber stumbles (it’s CEO recently stepped down amid scandal), competitor Lyft only continues to lure more ridesharing customers with its shiny new developments. On […]

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Airport Taxis Will Soon Cost Even More for Some Philadelphians

The wallets South Philly and West Philly residents are about to become the latest casualties of the Philadelphia Parking Authority. On Wednesday morning, the PPA […]

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Here’s Why Uber Rates Went Up in Philly This Week

Beginning Tuesday, Uber riders in Philly paid higher rates for rides due to a new effort by the company to provide drivers with insurance should […]

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One City in Pennsylvania is Poised to Crush the 21st Century …

I came to Pittsburgh to see the future. On a blustery late-winter morning with a light whorl of snowflakes falling near the banks of the […]

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Uber to Pay Pa. $3.5M to Settle Dispute Over Illegal Operation

Before Governor Tom Wolf passed ridesharing legislation last November, ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft operated illegally across parts of Pennsylvania. On Thursday, Uber finally […]

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Here’s What You People Lost in Philly Ubers

I have taken literally hundreds of Uber rides since the company launched in the Philadelphia area way back in 2012, and I have never, ever […]