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Daily Notes - February 1, 2019

7:58 am - Another bug in the Lyft app   

Has anyone else seen this quirk in the Lyft driver app?  The pick-up button appears in the middle of the screen and cuts the map in half.  Thankfully, the button still works!

Lyft driver screen with bug




9:42 am - Best morning ever  

I don't usually get up at 4:45 am but when I do, good things happen.  After a couple of airport runs, a few local hops in Newark and a trip to Stamford, Connecticut, I've just logged my best morning yet and the $65 bonus is now well within reach.


Lyft driver screen morning in Connecticut

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