Tag Archive: Fare


Booq Departs From Its Habitual Unearthly Fare With The Urbane Boa Brief

booq-boa-brief-2  Designs from California-based bag outfitter Booq tend toward the highly unorthodox and original; the last time I wrote about one of their bags I even made a tongue-in-cheek suggestion that the company’s bags were designed by folks from outer space. But with its square-jawed, establishment lines and pockets that open conventionally, Booq’s new $150 […]

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Uber Adds Fare Splitting Between Passengers To Make Rides More Affordable

3phonecomp2Uber is a popular car service that is on a mission to make taxis obsolete. It pioneered the idea of using your smartphone to summon and pay for a car, and now Uber has expanded to 35 cities and 14 countries. Today Uber added a long-awaited feature. You can now split fares between multiple passengers […]

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Uber 2.0 For iPhone Goes Live With Complete Redesign, Ride Fare Estimates, iPhone 5 Support, And More

Uber is a really great service, but the iPhone app has always sucked. It has been a real shame because Uber made me never want to take a taxi again. I’ve been wanting the app itself, which is arguably the crux of the whole experience, to be on par with the great driving experiences I’ve had in Uber cars.

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