Anyone who used to drive a yellow cab in New York City now drives an Uber. You’ve probably heard about the ride-hailing company from the media – but here in New York City, Uber is more popular than ever and just last week the prices were reduced by another 15%. No Yellow Cab can compete with that in terms of price and the service is also clearly better with Uber in New York City.
Only since we flew to New York as a family with our children did the topic “How do I get from the airport to my destination safely with children” first came up. And it turned out that it is actually not that easy.
How the right to be a taxi driver in New York was sold for a million dollars, became a tool of financial fraud and a reason for suicide – and what the city authorities are doing now when desperate taxi drivers are standing outside the windows of the City Hall.