Small town Uber driver quits, launches a one-driver rival


#1

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/08/23/uber-for-uber.html


#2

She started a taxi company


#3

No Rübe Taxi Company


#4

Single taxi driver? You don’t say?


#5

In other words she disrupted a disrupter


#6

In general rural areas get shafted by corporate tech.


#7

Only if they expect corporate tech to make life better.

They don’t.


#8

I’m just waiting for this thing called pizza delivery to arrive in my area. After that, we can worry about this uber thingading.


#9

I think it would be cool to open source a ride hailing infrastructure – mapping, reservation, revenue etc. software that independent drivers could take advantage of.


#10

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