What Are You Doing with Your Smart Phone? Uber.

Now a days, senior citizens are flocking to Uber. In case you haven’t heard of it (which seems unlikely, as it’s in the news all over the world), It is basically an app to get a private driver (as opposed to a taxi). It’s perfect because it’s easy, convenient, and inexpensive. You just push a button on your phone, and a driver comes to where you are (and usually in a nicer car than a taxi). Martha Vorhees, an Uber driver, recounts this story: “I once had a 93 yr old walk out in his walker, I helped him in and I was amazed…He said ‘Honey I can go anywhere I want…the road is endless with Uber…now let’s go to the bakery so I can have my goodies….’”