A case for Uber in Mexico: Are you sure to get there?

In recent years, Uber has become the most recognized alternative to traditional taxi cabs, despite the news and apparent scandals the company has been involved in the past. In Mexico City for example, Uber drivers lease particular vehicles as regular taxis and others use and drive their personal vehicles to offer discounted fare rides. Whether[…]

I’m Lovin’ Anonymity.

Over the last few years, Bitcoin, a decentralized P2P cryptocurrency, has gained widespread attention and has made others to follow with similar efforts. The ability to create pseudoanonymous financial transactions using bitcoins has made the currency attractive to users who value their privacy. Although previous work has analyzed the degree of anonymity Bitcoin offers, none[…]

Service Quality Nonstop.

With so many costs involved, such as airplane maintenance, fuel and unions (airport, flight attendants, pilots and ground personnel), I wonder how airlines can provide good ticket pricing, but more importantly, service quality. I took a flight to Mexico City using American Airlines recently. My goodness, it seems that you are doing them a favor[…]