When Uber Leaves…
Perhaps you’ve heard of how Uber impacts local taxi drivers, but have you haerd about what happens when Uber suddenly leaves a city?
In Austin the people have resorted to creating Facebook Ride groups to work around the recent departure of Uber. This is an interesting trend worldwide as Facebook groups keep moving in to solve local community problems without the interference of oversights and third party hands in the pockets of people.
There’s more to the story, which is worth a read, but the main point is that Facebook groups are becoming an ever greater community tool to empower localities to meet their own needs without middle men.
Read more, here.