Posts Tagged ‘dc cupcakes’

The Needle: Ride Sabotaging

Playing Nice: Here is Uber's playbook for sabotaging Lyft. It includes equipping independent contractors with burner phones and credit cards, and brand ambassadors that recruit its competitors' drivers. And you thought D.C. cabs had it bad when it came to Uber warfare.  -6
Get Me Out of Here? eBay says the most popular item D.C. residents purchase on the site is [...]

The Needle: Tipped Off

Gratuitous: The Public Option, a new brewpub on Rhode Island Ave. NE opening later this year, will not accept tips and will instead pay its staff a wage of at least $15 an hour. If a patron leaves extra money, the staff will donate it to a charity. +4
Reality Bites: The star of TLC's Cake Boss [...]