Ironically, Cab Drivers ‘Love’ The New UberTaxi in DC

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http://techcrunch.com – After a year of online protests and fierce political battles between the D.C. taxi commission and popular smartphone sedan service, Uber, a new technology may bring the two factions together: UberTaxi. “I love it,” gushes one D.C. cab driver, who says he feels safer and is making more money with Uber’s new smartphone-enabled service for licensed taxi drivers. The taxi comission’s feud with Uber reached a boiling point last year after D.C. lawmakers nearly snuck through a minimum price for their smartphone car service. News outlets and an Internet flash lobby erupted in (IT news)