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Uber drivers are reportedly colluding to trigger 'surge' prices because they say the company is not paying them enough

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Uber and Lyft drivers are colluding to crank up fares for passengers, ABC's ABC7 reports .
They are able to trigger the "surge" pricing by simultaneously turning their apps off and on.
Drivers told ABC7 that they feel like they've been forced into inflating prices because the company is not paying them enough.
Uber said in a statement it has "taken steps to address this fraudulent behavior."
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Uber and Lyft drivers have worked out how to game their companies' "surge" pricing system to run up fares for passengers.
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