"The driver picks one passenger up, picks another passenger up, drops off the first passenger, but then picks up passenger number three and drops off passenger number two."
-- CEO Travis Kalanick, inventing the bus on stage at the DLD conference earlier in January
It's just like Uber, except it:
- is less efficient and burns more fossil fuels
- requires more management and overhead
- funnels all the money into Travis Kalanick's pocket instead of into the civic community
- sounds a lot fancier
- doesn't matter anyway to the drivers, who will be replaced by self-driving cars within a few years either way -- but it's cute that Mr. Kalanick leads with that, as if he cares about his