Uber Tripled Number Of Drivers Yesterday, Owing An Extra $100K In Payments, So Surge Pricing Is Coming Back

Uber Tripled Number Of Drivers Yesterday, Owing An Extra $100K In Payments, So Surge Pricing Is Coming Back

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New Uber has just sent out an update via email regarding the pricing options in New York after Hurricane Sandy. Surge Pricing is back. Yesterday, the company implemented Surge Pricing — a higher rate during times of high demand — and then abruptly turned it off after a poor reaction by...
Uber Tripled Number Of Drivers Yesterday, Owing An Extra $100K In Payments, So Surge Pricing Is Coming Back
                                     

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