Prop 22 bypasses a state law that would have reshaped the gig economy.
Gig workers' livelihoods are increasingly ruled by mysterious — and unpredictable — software.
The companies announced Monday that Uber will acquire Postmates for about $2.65 billion in an all-stock deal.
Some fear the apps will pass fees on to consumers, who might balk.
Gig platforms have long been ambivalent about encouraging tips that many workers depend on.
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Restaurants face new challenges with the boom in apps like DoorDash and Postmates.