New York’s New Taxi Plan Could Be Bad, Bad News for Uber

Uber, the application that lets you order a car service from your phone, has had trouble gaining traction and establishing reliable service in New York City, where being able to navigate the city’s byzantine transportation system is a badge of honor that demarcates real New Yorkers from the newbies and the tourists.

Now the startup has a new challenge: a recently-announced taxi plan to add 2,000 yellow cabs while also permitting 18,000 livery cabs to pick up street hails. Read More

New York’s New Taxi Plan Could Be Bad, Bad News for Uber