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The Uber Shortage

It’s no secret that Uber upended the taxi industry and have caused real hardship. The price of NYC taxi medallions plummeted because of ridesharing. Getting around went from standing at the curb with an outstretched arm into tapping some buttons in an app. It’s really convenient but convenience comes at a price. Uber was thought…Continue readingThe Uber Shortage

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Amazon Thought Keeping Flex Drivers’ Tips Was Okay

Amazon, a company worth $1.75 TRILLION, uses normal people to deliver goods from Whole Foods and Amazon Fresh. Amazon calls their program Amazon Flex. It’s a near-identical setup to DoorDash and Uber Eats jobs. Normal people use an app for “gig work” and deliver stuff using their own vehicles. Earlier this month Amazon settled a…Continue readingAmazon Thought Keeping Flex Drivers’ Tips Was Okay