cabs

28 Sep 2015

The Problems with Lyft, Uber, and the Rest of Them

Note: This article originally appeared on App360 in February 2014. When it was first published Flywheel had just been announced and I didn’t know it was strictly for cab drivers. I don’t recall what ridesharing service it was. It could’ve been Lyft, Uber, Flywheel, Side Car, or Aladdin’s magic carpet. I don’t remember. Given

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 6
14 May 2014

Goodbye Surge Pricing, Hello Real Taxis – $10 off Your First Ride with Flywheel

Flywheel, the taxi app, is offering $10 off for all first time riders. Simply hail, track and pay—all by phone. You won’t ever pay surge pricing or prime time tips to get a real San Francisco taxi with Flywheel. Plus, experienced cabbies don’t need GPS to get to AT&T Park.

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
20 Nov 2020

100 Best Cheap Eats in the Bay Area

This list of great places to eat in the Bay Area will leave you smiling and probably drooling. All these joints are incredibly well priced, locally owned, delicious, and serving takeout in 2020. Check their links for store hours, menus, and ordering info, because things are always changing these days,

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
25 Feb 2014

$10 off Flywheel for Broke-Ass Stuart Readers!

With Flywheel, you can have that extra drink without worrying about an overpriced ride home.

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 1
13 Nov 2013

Five Things You Might Be Doing Wrong in San Francisco

1. Taking Van Ness Instead of Gough or Franklin Unless you are actually going to one of the commercial spaces on Van Ness Avenue, there is really no reason on God’s green earth for you to be taking what is consistently the most trafficked thoroughfare in SF. After all, it’s

Stephen Jackson - In Therapy 0
23 Dec 2010

Things You Can’t Leave the House Without in San Francisco

It’s always good to make sure you’re prepared in a city like San Francisco, because you never really know what’s going to happen at any given moment. I put together this check list for all you cum dumpsters to make sure you’re ready when shit hits the fan: 1. Jacket

Ryan Miller- Depleted Resource Analyst 3
27 Aug 2010

Cab Advice: Don’t Trust the Honkers

The single thing I hate the most about New York is cab drivers who honk and slow down to pull over when they see me walking alone at night, like it wasn’t my choice to walk. If there is one thing anyone can learn about the real New York from

Kiley E - Ragamuffin Researcher 0
11 Feb 2010

Not Without My Mobile Device Daughter

As of the end of last week, a new NY statewide ruling has authorized a $200 fine for cabdrivers talking on any mobile device, even if it’s hands-free.  Whoa, whoa, whoa, New York State, do you really think you’ve thought this through?  I get the reasoning behind it– it’s frustrating,

Anna G - Caliburg Contributor 0