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UberPool Gets Smarter In Manhattan

05/22/2017, Uber’s ride-sharing service UberPool is receiving behind-the-scenes updates today so that it’s smarter for all users. However, the only limitation here is that these updates are only going to impact UberPool users in Manhattan, New York. That...

Uber Freight Helps Truck Drivers Find Cargo

05/18/2017, If you wanted to catch a ride to anywhere last time and didn’t want to use the bus or train, taxis or private car companies were your only choices, but this is an industry that Uber has since disrupted as it basically turned anyone with a car into a...

Uber Makes Multimodal Transportation Easier With Transit Partnership

05/16/2017, Sometimes it can be quicker for you to take different modes of transportation to your destination as opposed to one mode all the way. For example it could be faster for you to take a cab to the train station and take the train as opposed to cabbing it all...

Judge Orders Uber To Return Confidential Files To Waymo

05/15/2017, Uber and Waymo are currently embroiled in a legal battle in which Waymo accused Uber of stealing company secrets. To be more specific, Uber bought over a company started by a former Waymo employee who allegedly took the confidential files with him when he...

Uber Now Allowing Users To Save Custom Locations

05/10/2017, Just like apps such as Waze, Uber allows users to save locations that they travel to frequently such as Home or Work. However what if you wanted to save more custom locations, such as the home of your best friend, your relatives, your...

New UberPOOL Feature Will Help Make Trips Faster For Everyone

05/04/2017, UberPOOL is a great feature that lets you catch an Uber with other people who are going in the same general direction at a cost cheaper than what it would cost to go there in an Uber all by yourself. The ride-sharing company today announced that...

Waymo Alleges Uber Created A Fake Company To Steal Their Secrets

05/03/2017, By now some of you guys might have heard how Waymo has sued Uber and Otto for allegedly stealing company secrets to help further their own self-driving car efforts. The story goes like this: a former Waymo employee left to form his own company called Otto...

AAA Gets Into The Car Sharing Business With ‘Gig’

05/01/2017, If you own a car in America, there is a chance that you might also be subscribed to AAA, which in case you’re unfamiliar is the American Automobile Association which offers its members emergency roadside assistance. However the organization’s interest...

Delete Uber Account Easily Now After Latest Update

04/30/2017, If you’ve tried to delete your Uber account previously, you might have noticed that it’s not as easy as it may seem. Simply removing the app from your smartphone doesn’t do much. Removing the app doesn’t remove server data and if...

Finding Your Uber Rating Just Got Easier

04/26/2017, Ratings are essential to the Uber experience. Riders rate drivers on a scale of 1 to 5 stars to signal their satisfaction or lack thereof after a ride. This allows them to provide the company with feedback about the driver, the way they drove, the...

Uber Finds Themselves In Legal Trouble In South Korea

04/26/2017, The concept and idea behind Uber makes great sense and it is also fantastic as far as the end-user is concerned. However as far as regulators and competitors are concerned, many don’t seem to be too pleased with Uber’s tactics and how they skirt...

Uber Aims For Flying Car Test In 2020

04/25/2017, It has been a while since Uber revealed its VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) craft plans. The company confirmed that it was working on the idea of flying taxis which will be able to take its customers from one point to the other. The company’s...

Uber’s CEO Got An Earful From Apple CEO For Tracking iPhone Users

04/24/2017, An interesting meeting between Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Apple CEO Tim Cook that took place back in 2015 has been described in a new report by The New York Times. Cook apparently called Kalanick for a one-on-one after the company found out that Uber...