Cab drivers have long discriminated against African-Americans and other minority groups. New research suggests ride-hailing apps haven't solved the problem.
To maximize the benefits while minimizing the risks, we need to know how ride-share companies will affect public transportation.
The deal, in which drivers won't pursue their claim to be employees in exchange for the cash and other changes, raises more questions than it answers.
As our ever-increasing use of services like Uber, Lyft and AirBnB show, it's safe to trust other Americans. Time for hitchhking to make a comeback.
With the momentum of the sharing economy growing, we're only just starting to come to grips with what it means for the future of work.