This Week's Gig News 11/28/21 | The GigTube Podcast

This Week’s Gig News 11/28/21 | The GigTube Podcast

Featuring guest co-hosts Steve Labinski (author of “Shop Like a Pro”) and John Mikaelian (author of “The Five Foundations of Contentment”). INTRO DoorDash will pay $5.3 million to San Francisco to settle allegations over benefits violations https://www.theverge.com/2021/11/22/22796849/doordash-settles-drivers-san-francisco-for-5-3-million Uber on brink…

This Week's Gig News 11/21/21 | The GigTube Podcast

This Week’s Gig News 11/21/21 | The GigTube Podcast

Featuring guest co-host Jason Tieri of @The Gig Economy Podcast INTRO Instacart delays IPO plans to focus on broadening services, including its retail media network https://www.emarketer.com/content/instacart-delays-ipo-plans-focus-on-broadening-services-including-its-retail-media-network Go read this report about how Amazon tries to evade responsibility in delivery vehicle…

This Week's Gig News 11/14/21 | The GigTube Podcast

This Week’s Gig News 11/14/21 | The GigTube Podcast

Featuring guest co-host Steve Johnson of UberLyftDrivers.com INTRO DoorDash to Buy Finland Food-Delivery Startup in Deal Valued Above $8 Billion https://www.wsj.com/articles/doordash-to-buy-finland-food-delivery-startup-in-deal-valued-above-8-billion-11636492582 U.S. sues Uber, saying it discriminated against people with disabilities. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/10/technology/doj-uber-suit-disabilities.html Walmart Delivery Workers Say New Pay Model Steals…

This Week's Gig News 11/7/21 | The GigTube Podcast

This Week’s Gig News 11/7/21 | The GigTube Podcast

Featuring guest co-host “Brian the Instacart Bulldog” Amazon Flex drivers to receive payments in $61 million tip settlement https://cnet.co/3GK0ofH DoorDash rolls out SafeDash, an in-app security toolkit for delivery people on the platform https://tcrn.ch/3CTnIoI Lyft adds new safety feature in…