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Uber Testing New Service for Short-Term Workers
October 19, 2018
Updated 4mo ago
The ridesharing giant is testing a new service called "Uber Works," which offers short-term staffing help. The company has tested it in Los Angeles and is expanding to Chicago.
SoundCloud CEO Announces New Service That Lets Artists Distribute Music Directly
Oct 19, 2018
Uber Testing 'Uber Works'
Uber has been testing an on-demand workers-for-hire platform, a move that would bring them further into the gig economy. Dara Kerr, CNET senior reporter, joins Cheddar to discuss the program Uber has been piloting.
Feb 13, 2019
New Congestion Surcharge Hurts Taxi Passengers and Drivers: NYC Taxi Group President
Catching a ride in New York just got more expensive, and passengers aren't the only ones complaining. "It's a problem for the drivers," Aleksey Medvedovskiy, the president of NYC Taxi Group, told Cheddar Wednesday. "It's a problem for the general public."
Feb 15, 2019
Lyft Making Moves to Pass Uber in Race to IPO
Lyft is gearing up to pitch investors on fast U.S. growth as it tries to get an IPO before Uber, according to Reuters. Brian Deagon, senior reporter at Investor's Business Daily, discusses Lyft's future and the competition.