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Lyft Unveils New Subscription Plan to Help Philly Riders Lock in Fixed Rates

If you’re a creature of habit when it comes to your commute, Lyft’s new subscription plan might be the development you never knew you needed. […]

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I Love My Job: Transgender Uber Driver Victoria Miller

When I stepped into Victoria Miller’s Mazda two weeks ago one Saturday night, I had no idea I’d be stepping into the most relaxing Uber […]

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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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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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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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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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Uber Unveils Subscription Service Test for Philly Riders

As if Amazon Prime, Spotify and Netflix subscriptions weren’t enough, here’s another service we might all be adding to monthly expenses soon: Uber just began […]