Uber Plans to Start Banning Riders With Low Ratings

If you regularly use Uber and want to continue doing so, then you would be wise to be nice to your Uber drivers. Uber announced May 29 that it will begin banning riders with low ratings, starting in the U.S. and Canada.  Uber said riders with “significantly below average” score […]

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Taking an Uber or Lyft? Remember These Safety Tips

Ridesharing apps like Uber and Lyft have become a ubiquitous part of many people’s daily lives. They have revolutionized the transportation industry and have become the most popular way of securing a ride at any time of the day. Unfortunately, the nature of the ridesharing business model and the lack […]

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Lyft Adds 911 Panic Button to App to Make Rides Safer

Lyft announced several changes that are meant to improve rider safety. The company is adding a “panic button” in the Lyft app for passengers who need to contact police. It added a similar feature in the driver app in September last year. The Lyft app will also show driver license […]

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