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Uber Wants Its London Drivers To Use EVs By 2025

09/10/2017, By now it is pretty obvious that many carmakers are making the shift towards creating hybrids or full electric cars, where there will no longer be the need to consume fossil fuels in order to power them (or at least consume less). In fact recently in...

Uber Will Stop Tracking Your Location After The Ride Ends

08/29/2017, If you weren’t aware, Uber has a controversial practice of tracking your location even after the ride that you just took has ended. The company tracked the location of its users even when they weren’t using its app. Uber started doing this...

Uber’s Driver-Friendly Features Should Help Reduce Cancellations

08/22/2017, The way Uber works is that they don’t know where you are going when you hail for a ride, and they will only know after they have accepted it. This means that if a driver only wanted to drive within the city and found out that he/she accepted a 45 minute...

Walmart Expands Its Uber Grocery Delivery Service To More Markets

08/21/2017, If you’re the busy sort of person who doesn’t even have time to buy groceries, there’s a good chance you might rely on home delivery services instead. Now last year Walmart announced that they would be trying out home delivery services using...

Uber Launches In-App Chat Functionality

08/10/2017, Uber has decided to simplify the pickup experience for riders and drivers so it has added a much-needed feature to its app. Previously, riders either received a text from an unknown number which was usually their driver or the driver ended up honking like...

Uber Will Reportedly End Its Car-Leasing Business

08/08/2017, While Uber might be known more for its ride hailing services, they also have a car-leasing business where they leased cars to drivers who might not have a car that’s suitable or eligible to be used with Uber’s services. Unfortunately it seems that the...

How To Use Uber (Get a Ride)

07/26/2017, Uber is an incredibly popular ridesharing app. Recently, it revealed its aim to test flying cars in 2020. Without a doubt, Uber is committed to constant development. No matter how convenient it (here, Uber app) is, some do not have a clue at all (or...

Uber Will Charge You $15 To Return Your Lost/Forgotten Items

07/25/2017, We’re sure that most of us have at some point in time forgotten something in someone’s car, whether it be a friend’s car, a taxi, a bus, a train, and so on. For the most part it is usually safe to assume that if it were lost in public transport that...

Tip Uber Driver On App Starting Today

07/06/2017, You could always hand your Uber driver a trip in cash if you liked their service but the ride-sharing service previously didn’t provide an option to tip the drive using the Uber app itself. It’s a change that drivers have long requested and...

Uber Now Lets Users Request A Ride For Loved Ones

06/27/2017, Hailing a ride for someone else using your Uber account isn’t exactly new. Granted sometimes drivers might have a hard time locating their passengers if the person waiting for the ride does not look like the person in the photos, but it has been done...

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Has Resigned

06/21/2017, Uber has had a tough few months. It has been hit by one scandal and controversy after another. Much has been written and said about the company’s internal culture and many of its top executives have jumped ship in the past few weeks. It’s...

Uber Will Finally Allow The Tipping Of Its Drivers

06/20/2017, Are you pleased with your Uber service and want to tip them? For the longest time ever, tipping was a feature that was never offered inside the Uber app, and passengers who wanted to tip their drivers had to do so manually via cash, which in a way kind of...