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Taxi of Tomorrow Spotted in the Wilds of Delancey

Posted August 30, 2013 at 10:38 am

Nissan, the automaker who won the bid in 2011, is building the NV200 model at its plant in Cuernavaca, Mexico. We spotted one yesterday.

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Watch Undercover Taxi Drivers Arrest Man Near Thompson LES [VIDEO]

Posted August 28, 2013 at 10:00 am

Not a normal sight outside the Thompson LES the other night. Those are actually plainclothes cops shoving arrested dudes into the back of an undercover taxi.

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How All Cabbies Should Rig Their AC System [PHOTOS]

Posted July 24, 2013 at 6:11 am

Cab drivers, take note for the next heat wave.

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Cab Plows Into DBA Bar on 1st Avenue

Last modified May 26, 2013 at 6:59 pm

A short time ago, a taxicab backed into DBA bar on First Avenue. It doesn’t look pretty. Shattered windows, busted awning, and busted tables. Eyewitnesses tell us the driver was trying to park on the northbound side, hit reverse and plowed into the bar. Apparently, he was on some form of medication. Nevertheless, we are […]

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Lost Your iPhone in a Cab? Jimmy Fallon Found It!

Posted December 24, 2012 at 6:38 am

In true Christmas spirit, Jimmy Fallon has become the cell phone samaritan.

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Cab Crashes into Bowery Light Pole Last Night, Injuring Pedestrians

Posted December 3, 2012 at 6:28 am

Shortly before 11pm last night, a taxicab veered into the lightpole on the northeast corner of Bowery and East Third Street. Boogie reader Rogey_Mac was at the scene as it unfolded, and reported that some pedestrians were injured in the accident. Three ambulances and two fire engines promptly arrived; the victims were whisked away to […]

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Hailing Cabs Digitally with the GetTaxi App

Posted June 8, 2012 at 6:18 am

Hailing a yellow cab through your smartphone or computer is one step closer to happening on the city shores.

Early Edition: April 10

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 12:59 am

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Taxi Vending Machines Could Be in the Future

Posted April 9, 2012 at 11:32 am

Seriously, it was only a matter of time before someone designed a portable vending machine for the taxi. More after the jump!

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Early Edition: February 7

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 12:59 am

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