Late week, the Fair Work Ombudsman ruled that workers of the gig economy, including Uber drivers, were not employees. This, of course, makes that already unstable industry even more so.
Over in the UK, four Uber drivers have repeatedly asked for an explanation of how their algorithm works. Uber said no, and now it might be a matter for the court.
Uber has rolled out a new security feature that will see users who dip below four stars struck off the system. As a driver, it’s not as clear-cut as that.
There’s been a lot of discussion about the rights gig economy workers have. Sadly, big business can choose not to just ride it out.
Dates, app memberships, Ubers. The monetary cost of dating in the modern age is spooling out of control.