The Case of PickMe and Uber: An Analysis of their Social Media Activity

The Case of PickMe and Uber: An Analysis of their Social Media Activity

Just like Cricket and Tea, hailing tuks has become a part of Sri Lanka’s identity and culture. So, why are we always complaining about it? And if we do have a problem with the regular tuks on the road, why don’t we use traditional taxi-hailing companies like Kangaroo Cabs or OnlineCabs? First, the prices are over proliferated compared to the rates of those of ‘Metered Taxis’. Secondly, most of these services tend to refuse service for small trips, by either bluntly saying they don’t do short distances or by saying…