• Uber reaches its tipping point

    4 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    ANALYSIS: As Uber struggles to overhaul its turbulent workplace culture and improve a public image tarnished by a series of scandals, the company is also reaching out to a key constituent: drivers. Notably, Uber will allow drivers to accept tips from riders.
    Uber is embarking on a 180-day campaign of what it calls “meaningful changes and improvements” for drivers. Starting today, in-app tipping will be available in Seattle, Minneapolis, and Houston, with the goal of expanding the feature to all U.S. cities by the end of July. Service fees will not be deducted from tips, Uber explained in a...
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