taxi

What happens when you try to become an NYC Lyft driver

Jul 10, 2014
What it takes to get a pink mustache. Hint: You need a car, you can't be a felon.
Posted In: Lyft, Uber, taxi, startup

Whisk offers a different model for getting around town

May 21, 2014
App users can watch their ride fare in real time on their phone.
Posted In: taxi, Uber, Whisk

Taxi cab theater drives creative funding

Feb 17, 2014
How does a theater with a maximum three person audience make money?
Posted In: theater, taxi

Private taxis take to the streets...and skies?

Jul 2, 2013
App-based car services like Uber and Lyft rise in popularity, much to chagrin of traditional taxi companies. Uber is even offering helicopter services this Independence Day holiday.
Posted In: Lyft, Uber, taxi, Transportation

Wall Streeter enraged at $300 cab fare, forgets how Wall Street works

Mar 2, 2012
A high-level Morgan Stanley investment banker was charged with a hate crime in Connecticut after a dispute over a $300 cab fare.
Posted In: taxi, New York City, Morgan Stanley, Wall Street

Efforts to improve taxi safety in Chicago

Dec 14, 2011
New laws in Chicago, Ill. are meant to make it safer to ride in cabs, but it could also drive up the cost of leasing a taxi.
Posted In: Chicago, taxicabs, taxi

Want to drive a NYC taxi? It could cost you $1 million

Oct 21, 2011
This final note today. Taxicabs are a regular sight along New York City's busy streets. But you can't drive one without a taxi medallion, an alum...
Posted In: taxi, New York City