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Trainee London black cab drivers, known as 'knowledge boys', take... News PhotoBiker,Driver,Economy,Greater London,Horizontal,London - England,Mobile App,Mobile Phone,New,Participant,Protest,Science and Technology,Taxi,Technology,UK,Uber - Brand-Name,Wireless TechnologyPhotographer Collection: AFP Trainee London black cab drivers, known as 'knowledge boys', take part in a protest on motorcycles against a new private taxi service 'Uber', a mobile phone app, in central London on June 11, 2014. Taxi drivers brought parts of London, Paris and other European cities to a standstill on June 11 as they protested against new private cab apps such as Uber which have shaken up the industry. Thousands of London's iconic black cabs, many of them beeping their horns, filled the roads around Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square and the Houses of Parliament to the exclusion of any other vehicles. AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT (Photo credit should read CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)