E-scooters suddenly appeared everywhere, but now they’re riding into serious trouble


  By: Julia Buckley/CNN Brussels. San Diego. Bogotá. Walk around any major tourist destination these days, and you’ll see them. Electric scooters, gliding silently around city center streets, zipping through traffic signals, or abandoned — lying on the street, propped up against trees or, in some cases, dumped in rivers. Scooter-sharing systems similar to city bike schemesContinue reading “E-scooters suddenly appeared everywhere, but now they’re riding into serious trouble”

916 Lyft Uber Tales # 2 “Dude I’m over here”


I wont out the driver, but he was hi and I was stupid.  One most days I can summoned a ride in one to two minutes which works for me cuz I’m always running late. I run down the stairs and I see the Chevy passing my building.  He drives two blocks and makes aContinue reading “916 Lyft Uber Tales # 2 “Dude I’m over here””

916 Lyft Uber Tales #1 (Life is like a car of chocolates) You never know what your gonna GET!!!!


This is my first chapter and Id like to start by giving you a little background.  My car was totaled in an accident last spring.   I live in downtown Sacramento and thought I would try taking uber, lyft and public transit. I am a complete GIANT.  I stand 6.4 weight 370 pounds and have feetContinue reading “916 Lyft Uber Tales #1 (Life is like a car of chocolates) You never know what your gonna GET!!!!”

Somewhere in West Sacramento


Uber and Lyft have decimated the Taxi industry especially in here in Sacramento. Their large presence as resulted in increased traffic in most cities. At Sacramento International Uber and Lyft was responsible for major backups at the Terminal. As a result they relocated Uber and Lyft pickup locations at the Airport. Taxi’s are Still SuperiorContinue reading “Somewhere in West Sacramento”

Swiss taxi drivers to protest against Uber once again


Taxi drivers across Switzerland will stage a mass demonstration against rival Uber next Tuesday. Traffic will be disrupted in Geneva, Lausanne, Basel and Zurich on Tuesday between 11.45am and 1.30pm as licensed taxi drivers protest against the low-cost UberPop ride-sharing system, reported 20 Minutes. The Californian company has been a thorn in the side ofContinue reading “Swiss taxi drivers to protest against Uber once again”

Traveling to France:? Make sure you pack Walking Shoes


  Commuters in France will face another day of travel chaos as rail unions voted to continue a nationwide strike on Thursday in protest against proposed rail reforms. To make matters worse taxi drivers, angry over the rise of internet-based firms like Uber, also staged industrial action. As it happened last Wednesday Rail workers haveContinue reading “Traveling to France:? Make sure you pack Walking Shoes”