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Big Apple Tips

Since moving to the Big Apple, illustrator Nathan Pyle has been sharing his growing insider knowledge of NYC cultural norms and quirks with his ongoing… 40 more words


Hey Taxi

Whether you call them cabs, taxis, jitneys, jeepneys, or hacks, when you need to get somewhere fast they’re worth the price. This infographic from The Taxi Centre… 8 more words


Uber Cars Outnumber Yellow Cabs in NY

Statistics from NYC’s taxi regulator reveal an important milestone for the ride-sharing service

Uber cars have overtaken yellow cabs on the streets of New York City… 163 more words


NYC Taxi of Tomorrow: Can I get a #HailYes


I can’t believe its taken this long to get some USB phone charger access in a taxi. I mean, how many times have you been stuck in a taxi between meetings or between clubs at 2am with a 15% battery?! 285 more words

New York City

29 Years Behind The Wheel

Queens taxi driver Jean-Claude Charles has been in the business for 29 years. He started off as an independent driver in 1984, but says the competition from yellow cabs – and now the… 208 more words

Metro Areas

"...I'm in no Hurry. I'm on my way to a Hospice.."

A NYC Taxi driver wrote:

I arrived at the address and honked the horn. After waiting a few minutes I honked again. Since this was going to be my last ride of my shift I thought about just driving away, but instead I put the car in park and walked up to the door and knocked.. 660 more words


A Hard Place To Live: part one

I haven’t lived in New York my whole life.  This is important.  New Yorkers–that is, those individuals born and raised in NY–are a special breed.   819 more words