The New York yellow cab drivers are trying to compete against Uber and Lyft by launching a mobile app. The cab drivers hope that the mobile app while will help the customers to hire a cab from their mobile phone and regain their business. The app is called the “Arro” and is launched in more than 7000 taxis.
The yellow cab drivers of New York are now optimistic that the app gives them an opportunity to compete against uber by offering lower fare rates with comfortable ride by professional drivers. According to some taxi drivers more and more New Yorkers are now moving back to yellow cab because of uber’s surge pricing and incidents involving uber and lyft drivers.