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Forget Ride-Sharing, China’s Didi Chuxing Looks Into Bike-Sharing

09/26/2016, While those of us outside of China might be more familiar with ride-sharing services such as Uber or Lyft, over in China, the leading ride-sharing company is Didi Chuxing who actually managed to outdo Uber, thus forcing Uber to sell their local operations...

Uber Gift Cards Launched In The U.S.

09/26/2016, You can now give someone the gift of Uber. The company has launched gift cards which can easily be used to pay for rides. Uber has launched physical gift cards that are going to be sold in more than 35,000 retail locations across the United States. Users...

Not Satisfied With Cars, Uber Now Has Plans To Fly You To Work

09/26/2016, Uber is a ride-sharing service that’s pretty much limited to cars. However it seems that the company thinks that personal transportation could expand beyond cars in the future, which could be a more efficient way of getting around and will let people...

Uber Now Lets NYC Riders Make Advance Bookings

09/22/2016, One of the reasons why Uber caught on with the masses so quickly is because it makes it very easy to hail a ride. You fire up the app, you tap on a button, and within seconds someone is one their way to pick up you and take you where you need to go. It...

Uber To Develop New Facility In Detroit

09/19/2016, Uber today announced that it’s going to be developing a new facility in Detroit in order to be closer to conventional car companies that are based in Motor City. The new facility will enable Uber to better partner with these companies as well as...

Uber Starts Mapping Roads In London

09/18/2016, Uber started out as a service that enables people to hail a ride that can prove to be cheaper than a traditional taxi in some cases, but the company does more than just provide a platform to connect drivers with riders. It’s heavily invested in...

Siri Can Now Call You An Uber

09/15/2016, Now that iOS 10 has been released for all compatible devices, it’s now much easier to hail an Uber. Uber confirmed earlier this year in June that users will be able to hail a ride via Siri and Apple Maps when the next iteration of iOS arrives and...

Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Are Now Picking Up Passengers

09/14/2016, Uber confirmed some time ago that it’s working on self-driving cars as well. It revealed recently that the first public test will involve self-driving cars picking up passengers and driving them to their destination on their own. There will always...

Get 50 Percent Discount On Uber By Using Android Pay

09/08/2016, Google has teamed up with one of the hottest services on the market to push its mobile payments service, Android Pay. The company today announced that users can get 50 percent discount on their Uber rides as long as they choose to pay for that ride using...

Google Plans To Take On Uber With Their Own Ride-Share Service

08/30/2016, When it comes to ride-share services, Uber is without doubt one of the leaders in the market, but they could be getting some competition in the form of Google. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, they have learnt that Google is apparently...

Get Uber Ride Discounts By Shopping With Visa Cards

08/30/2016, Uber provides its services in hundreds of cities across the globe and if you use it often in your home city, chances are you might use it when you’re in a new city. Millions of riders use Uber every day to explore the cities in its network. The...

Uber Suspends Service In UAE Capital As Drivers Get Detained

08/29/2016, Uber is the biggest ride-sharing service in the world. It’s already present in countless countries and continues to grow. It does have to deal with stringent local regulations and other issues in tough markets which often lead to the company have to...