TAXI WARS: THE GOOD–THE BAD–THE UGLY explores the dramatic emergence of TNCs or Transportation Network Companies and related start-ups that are changing the face of global transportation. The Sharing Economy has changed the inner workings of most major cities around the world. Uber, Lyft, Airbnb and many other […]
Uber in late June 2018 was awarded a license for London but it has been put on probation for 15 months.
Living in the San Francisco you might think London is just another one of Ubers large city battles. But in fact 3.6 million people use the service in London and the stakes could be higher than anywhere in the world for the most popular ride share company. 45,000 Uber […]
Taxiwars the movie is planning to film in Mumbai, India and London,UK to finish the two year filming of our documentary late 2018. We have over 2 hours of amazing footage and interviews from drivers and riders in the U.S. The Black Cab Drivers of London and […]
The Taxiwars crew- this summer, will be interviewing Black Cab Drivers as a part of our documentary. Uber fights to keep it’s fleet in London Uber will have to wait until April 2018 to appeal the loss of its London licence. London’s transport regulator decided not to renew Uber’s licence to operate in the capital in […]
Electric black cabs are coming to London 7:40 AM ET Wed, 22 March 2017 | 01:29 The famous black London cab is about to go high-tech and sustainable following the opening of a new, £300 million ($373 million) factory. The London Taxi Company’s (LTC) car plant is based in […]
Spark Plug Cowboys Documentary Short Released November 10th 2017 16 minutes short version. Watch for free here.
Our group of drivers in “Taxiwars The Movie” (all four of us combined have completed over 25,000 rides) are very happy about the Tip In APP addition. So far only about 2-5% of riders tip, but hey – drivers are still very happy about this. It’s very interesting […]
I heard Micky-D’s was going to join Uber Eats delivery service many months ago. Living in Marin county one of the most expensive places in the U.S. to live and breath, they would join forces the first week of June 2017. What interested me most was the clientele […]
Here’s a handy fact: you can go to Wal-Mart, and buy a whole bag of barf bags: specially designed bags that you pull out of a box, you can hand to somebody, and they can barf in them. And then afterwards, they close them up and seal them. […]
Here’s something new in Indonesia: LadyJek. It’s a rideshare service where women motorcycle drivers pick up women passengers only. The women in Jakarta previously felt unsafe riding with men in taxis, or any other transportation. This service is active, and is working well, and has a mobile app […]
Only a little over one year ago Uber added the $1.00 “Safe Ride Fee” taken off the top of every ride from the drivers pay (ouch), a giant pay decrease for short rides in the city. Uber and Lyft are pretty much up front about the cut in […]