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The Huffington Post | 07.29.15

Uber App Uses ‘Phantom Cars’ To Lure Customers, US Researcher Says

Alex Rosenblat

D&S researcher Alex Rosenblat’s work researching Uber and its relations with its drivers was quoted in this piece by Huffington Post.

As part of a project for Microsoft FUSE Labs, Rosenblat interviewed US-based drivers, who say that there are discrepancies between the driver and the passenger version of the app.

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