Appellate court lifts injunction against city's pilot program allowing users to hail yellow cabs via smartphone. Good news for services like Uber and its devoted user base.
Livery car companies reportedly win injunction against the pilot program, which would allow potential passengers to hail a cab by putting their location information into a smartphone app.
Taxi commission says it has not authorized any apps for summoning taxis or paying for rides for use in city cabs.
The taxi-hailing app touts old-school cab hailing with new-school cashless payment.