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Joel Xu, 25, drives in Shanghai for People's Uber, a ride-sharing service. He makes about $4,000 a month – a good wage in Shanghai – and loves meeting new people he'd otherwise never encounter.
May 4, 2015 Uber is becoming more popular in China, but many drivers say they don't do it for the money. They say they like the human connection and the freedom.
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Some Uber drivers and passengers complain that the app's built-in navigation doesn't give its drivers the best directions.
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September 21, 2014 People love Uber, but they often complain the Uber app's built-in navigation doesn't give its drivers the best directions. The company says the app helps drivers and passengers travel efficiently.
Lyft driver Danielle Kerley showcases the company's iconic mustache, which is displayed on cars used in the service.
August 25, 2014 A researcher says startups Uber and Lyft aren't really ridesharing services. An emerging set of services being tested promises to be more about sharing and less about being like taxis.
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