Despite the smart-phone app, Uber is just a car service. Riders must be assured that drivers have undergone complete background checks.
Companies such as Uber and Lyft have blazed a trail into the passenger service market so quickly that competitors such as taxis and limousines have lost significant portion of their customer base. As the 50-and-under crowd seeks the convenience of ordering a car with the push of a button, companies not embracing this evolution are losing ground.
Now after several years of near monopoly, it appears that the Uber honeymoon is coming to a self-imposed end.
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