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Uber Drivers Get Ad-Free Pandora

06/27/2016, Uber today announced a new perk for drivers. Acknowledging that music goes a long way in setting the mood for the drive, the company said that feedback from its drivers showed that high quality music makes a difference which is why it’s offering...

Uber Replaces Surge Multiplier With ‘Upfront’ Pricing

06/26/2016, Uber has long implemented surge pricing in areas where demand is high, surge pricing is reflected in the app through a multiplier which gives users an idea of how many times over the normal fare that particular ride is going to cost. Uber has been...

UberEats Lands In London

06/16/2016, Uber has expanded its food delivery service to the United Kingdom. UberEats has now gone live in London, it’s going to be available in Central London initially between 11 AM and 11 PM local time. The company has said that more than 150 restaurants...

Pay For 9 Uber Rides With Capital One And Get The 10th Free

06/15/2016, Uber has linked up with Capital One, it’s Quicksilver brand, in particular, to launch a new loyalty program for users called Payment Rewards. It’s simple enough. Uber is going to give users a free ride if they pay for the rest. The equation...

Uber And Fiat May Team Up For Self-Driving Cars

06/09/2016, Fiat Chrysler recently formed a partnership with Google to work on self-driving cars. The partnership will see Google’s self-driving car technology being baked into Fiat’s Pacifica minivans. New reports suggest that Fiat is now looking to team...

UberPOOL Will Pay You If It Delays Your Arrival

06/08/2016, UberPOOL enables users of the ride-hailing service to save money by sharing a ride with other users who are going the same way. It’s a great way to cut down on costs, but sometimes it can end up making you late as well, particularly if you’re...

Walmart Testing Deliveries Using Uber And Lyft

06/03/2016, So we know that Amazon has plans to use drones to make deliveries in the future, and we had heard that Walmart plans to do the same in the future as well, but until Walmart gets its drones in the air, it looks like the company will be relying on other...

Volkswagen Looking Into Creating A Luxurious Uber Rival

06/02/2016, One of the reasons why Uber caught on so quickly was because just about anyone who has a driver’s license and a car can be an Uber driver. However unlike taxis, this also meant that there is no set standard in terms of what kind of car you might get....

Toyota And Uber Form Strategic Alliance

05/25/2016, One of the biggest car manufacturers in the world has announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with one of the biggest ride-hailing services in the world. The alliance will enable more drivers to get on Uber, allowing Toyota to sell more cars in...

Uber Shows Off Its First Self-Driving Car

05/19/2016, It has been known for some time now that Uber is also working on self-driving cars but the company hasn’t really talked about it, until today. It has finally shown off its first self-driving car, it hasn’t made the car itself, just the...

Uber Trip Tracker Tool Lets You Follow Your Family’s Rides

05/17/2016, Uber announced today that it’s improving its Family Profiles feature with a new tool called Trip Tracker. The trip is aimed at making it easier for family members to follow in real-time the Uber trips their loved ones are taking. The tool will...

Uber Now Offers Flat $5 Carpool Rides In Manhattan

05/08/2016, If you live in New York and don’t mind sitting in an Uber with a complete stranger just so you can get to where you’re going for far less than what you would normally pay for, then this is going to interest you. Uber has announced that...

Uber And Lyft Threaten To Cease Operations In Austin By Monday

05/08/2016, Uber and Lyft, two companies that help you get a ride, are threatening to cease operations in Austin following the rejection of a measure called Proposition 1 which would have protected drivers that drive for services like Uber and Lyft from stricter...