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Uber Can Now Take You Across Continents

06/28/2015, Uber is a pretty good option for you if you’ve been out on the town at night and are in no state to drive, the ridesharing service claims to be cheaper than conventional taxis in some cases and while there’s a difference of opinion on this...

UberPOP Banned In France After Taxi Drivers Protest

06/26/2015, Uber is a service that has garnered its fair share of publicity before – and there are people who would flock to defend the role of Uber in today’s world, while others, such as taxi drivers, are certainly far from happy with the sense that Uber is...

Uber Bans Riders And Drivers From Carrying Firearms

06/21/2015, The gun control debate has sparked up again in the United States and amid calls for tighter gun regulations as well as opposition to such changes, Uber has quietly changed its firearms policy to ban riders and drivers from carrying any kinds of firearms...

Uber Launches UberDRIVE Mobile Game To Recruit Drivers

06/11/2015, When it comes to applying for jobs, the traditional ways still exist which is to file an application with the company, send in your resume, cover letter, and hope that they will call you in for an interview. It is a rather straightforward process, lengthy...

Foursquare Can Now Call You An Uber

06/01/2015, The next time you’re on Foursquare trying to find out the hottest places to visit in your city, you can easily call a car to get to that location from within the app. The company has teamed up with Uber to enable users to call a car from the...

Uber’s Apps Can Now Track Your Location In The Background

05/29/2015, At the moment Uber’s app on iOS and Android will only track your location when you launch the app. However in a recent post on Uber’s blog, the company has announced that they will be making some privacy changes and that the app will now have the...

Bannerman Is The Uber For Bodyguards

05/28/2015, We live in such a fast-paced society where we want everything right now which explains why services like Amazon Prime exist, and also how services like Uber are flourishing where people can grab a ride from just about anywhere anytime. While we’re not...

Uber Moves One Step Closer To Creating Self-Driving Cars

05/21/2015, Most of the issues faced by passengers of Uber’s services have usually been driver-related, but imagine if you could eliminate drivers from the equation, wouldn’t that make the service much more reliable? As it turns out this is something that Uber is...

Uber To Start Testing Cash Payments In India

05/12/2015, If there was one reason to choose Uber over a regular taxi, it would be the fact that Uber relies on credit cards for payment, meaning that users won’t need to bring cash with them which in turn reduces the chances of them being robbed by the driver, at...

Uber Reportedly Made A $3 Billion Bid On Nokia’s HERE Maps

05/08/2015, Uber is a transportation company and chances are its drivers more often than not will rely on navigational and mapping services to get around to places they might not be familiar with. This is why it also does not come as a complete surprise to learn that...

Blind Riders Cite Bias Against Them By Uber

04/21/2015, It looks like it is time for Uber to face the music, as a lawsuit has been filed against them by blind riders for alleged bias shown against them. This means that Uber Technologies Inc. will have to go to court, defending themselves against a lawsuit...

Heal Wants To Be The Uber For Doctors Making House Calls

04/20/2015, If you’re sick, chances are you might drop by the clinic or in more severe cases, the hospital. However wouldn’t it be better and easier if you could get a doctor to swing by your house or your location? Granted home visits aren’t anything new, but...

HBO & Uber Bring Game Of Thrones To The Streets Of Manhattan

04/16/2015, Given how heavily pirated HBO’s Game of Thrones TV series is, it is safe to assume that many of you guys out there are fans, or at the very least are able to recognize how the book and the TV show has integrated itself into pop culture today. Now if...

Uber Will Take Galaxy S6 Owners On A Free Ride

04/15/2015, Uber, a truly global ridesharing service, today announced a promotion with Samsung in line with the company’s recent launch of two new flagship handsets, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. The new partnership will see the Uber app for Android...