Suddenly, the entire gas station goes dark.
Within seconds, it’s back up and running but with one major change….
The price of gas per gallon just doubled. WHAT? You’re about to be charged two times the amount than you were projected to be charged just moments ago.
This may seem far-fetched, but this exact scenario is happening to Uber riders across the country. Riders are requesting Ubers and drivers are confirmed – only to be cancelled minutes later so that the driver can benefit from surge pricing.
Check out these Twitter testimonials as proof: