Regulations May Not Be Uber’s Demise In Germany, But the Quality of Vehicles

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Uber hasn’t had the best luck breaking into the German market with its low-cost taxi service, but the countless suits against the American company for not adhering to the country’s regulations may not be its biggest concern. The quality of the cars its drivers use may be the real reason for …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Taxis Block German Streets In Protest Against Uber and Other Competing Services

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Upon its introduction in 2009, the California-based chauffeur/taxi car company Uber has slowly taken marketshare away from taxi drivers in major cities across the world. It has led to a surge in these “black car” services, with new startups following suit, but the traditional and much more regulated taxi companies are beginning …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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