Why do Taxi services still exist?

Compared to Uber and Lyft they are mega slow, often times it cost more to travel a mile away from the airport in a taxi than it cost to travel 12 miles in an Uber... and yes, Uber and Lyft are very safe. The chances of being assaulted by a driver are less than 1 and 100 million... so why do Americans continue to... show more Compared to Uber and Lyft they are mega slow, often times it cost more to travel a mile away from the airport in a taxi than it cost to travel 12 miles in an Uber... and yes, Uber and Lyft are very safe. The chances of being assaulted by a driver are less than 1 and 100 million...
so why do Americans continue to use Taxi Cabs?
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