Updated at 2:36 p.m. ET with an editor's note at the end of the story.
Sometimes you call an Uber, and what you thought would be an $8 ride is going to be two, three, even four times more — the result of greater demand brought on by a blizzard, or a baseball game. Whatever the reason, surge pricing is not fun.
It turns out Uber is working to fix it — or, should we say, end it. The move likely will be great for riders, but not for drivers.
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