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Mashable | 10.20.17

Uber now wants some drivers to pay it money—and there’s no guarantee they’ll benefit

Alex Rosenblat

D&S researcher Alex Rosenblat’s investigation of Uber’s deceptive advertising cited in Mashable.

“The promotion was picked up by Alex Rosenblat, a researcher at Data&Society, who detailed the specifics in a Medium post. The offer, sent to drivers in the Houston area, promises the chance to bump up earnings by 33 percent — with, of course, a catch or two thrown in. “

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