Cambridge cab driver Parmjit Singh says in a good month he earns $1,600 after expenses. Taxi drivers often work long hours just to break even; meanwhile, Uber has said its Boston drivers earn $26 per hour before expenses, including the 20 percent referral fee. The company has even put up recruiting ads on billboards around city boasting its drivers make $1,600 a week. (Boston Globe photo)
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- To understand why the taxi industry is so rankled by Uber Technologies, it may help to know what Parmjit Singh is up against every month.
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