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Pay for your cab with PayPal using the latest Addison Lee iPhone and Android app

Pay for your cab with PayPal using the latest Addison Lee iPhone and Android app

By 4 November 2014

Addison Lee has launched an updated app for ordering and tracking its cabs on Android and iPhone mobiles. With Uber growing in popularity Addison Lee wants to offer the best possible service to its customers. The latest Addison Lee app is powered by its... >>

Uber alternatives that also work with London’s black cabs

Uber alternatives that also work with London’s black cabs

By 11 June 2014

To black cab drivers in London the Uber app is like a fast spreading plague. It did allow users to hail a minicab using an app from wherever they are, rather than waiting to hail a good old Hackney Carriage. But now, after a planned go-slo day for black... >>

London black cabs to get free Wi-Fi too

London black cabs to get free Wi-Fi too

By 11 December 2012

The London Underground network may well be swimming in Wi-Fi, with 92 stations already connected and another 28 planned for 2013, and plans are in place to add wireless internet to the overground train service, but what about buses and one of the most-loved... >>

Nissan e-NV200: Electric taxi to trial in London in 2013

Nissan e-NV200: Electric taxi to trial in London in 2013

By 7 August 2012

Not only is Nissan set to produce what it believes to be London's future black cab, it's also confirmed that an electric-powered taxi, built on its e-NV200 concept, is also in the works. Speaking at the NV200 London taxi launch in London, Andy Palmer,... >>

Nissan NV200 London taxi pictures and hands-on

Nissan NV200 London taxi pictures and hands-on

By 7 August 2012

London's black cab drivers are known for being the best in the world. In the not so distant future, we may well see our knowledge-laden cabbies driving around in adapted Nissan NV200 vehicles, as the car company has unveiled its concept and vision for... >>

GetTaxi: the smartphone app that brings the cabs to you

GetTaxi: the smartphone app that brings the cabs to you

By 8 May 2012

Taking a black taxi in London is not cheap but now it can at least be convenient, thanks to good old technology. The app revolution has hit one of the oldest professions and one of the company’s that’s causing the biggest disturbances in the market... >>

Mitch Winehouse endorses SaferTaxi text service

Mitch Winehouse endorses SaferTaxi text service

By 17 August 2010

There are some horrifying statistics surrounding unlicensed minicabs: 5000 British women are attacked each year by the drivers, but 20 per cent of the UK's female population still get in a taxi without checking whether they're licensed or not. It's a... >>


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