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Uber Will Now Let You Compliment Drivers

11/21/2016, So you recently took an Uber and had a great ride with the driver. He/she was polite, professional, and efficient, and the ride itself was smooth. Typically what you would do is rate the driver which is on a star-rating system, but in case giving them 5/5...

Uber Launches Online Gift Cards

11/20/2016, If you’re trying to get someone a gift for the upcoming holidays or just a gift in general, how does the gift of travel sound to you? If you know someone who travels by Uber frequently, you’ll be pleased to learn that Uber has announced that they will...

Uber WIll Use Your Trip Data To Recommend Restaurants

11/18/2016, The thing about Uber is that they know your location because otherwise how would they know where to pick you up and where to drop you off, right? Now it seems that instead of just using that data for trips, Uber will now be using your trip data for...

Uber Has Completely Revamped Its App

11/02/2016, Uber has expanded at an exponential pace over the past couple of years but many have felt that its app got lost behind. The company has been working to improve it significantly and today it confirmed that the Uber app has been completely redesigned. The...

Uber Drivers Can Now Rent Vehicles From General Motors

11/02/2016, It’s very easy to sign up as an Uber driver but there’s one big prerequisite: you need a car. Buying a new car can prove to very hard for some people so what are they to do if they want to supplement their income by driving for Uber? The...

Uber Is Working On Flying Cars

10/27/2016, Uber isn’t just a company that created a platform to connect riders with drivers even though that happens to be its core business. The company is working on projects to fundamentally change how we go from one place to another. It has already shown...

Uber’s Self-Driving Truck Drives 120 Miles On A Beer Run

10/25/2016, You might know Uber as the company that makes the platform which enables you to easily hail a ride using your smartphone. Uber is working on so much more than just its platform that connects riders with drivers. The company is working hard on self-driving...

You Can Now Hail An Uber From Google Search

10/19/2016, Earlier this year Google started to integrate car services into Google Maps, meaning that searching for a location on Google Maps also gave users the option of hiring a car service like Uber or a cab to take them there. This save users the time from...

China’s Didi Chuxing Also Developing Self-Driving Cars

10/06/2016, There’s really no shortage of companies working on self-driving cars. Tech companies like Google, conventional car makers like Ford, and even ride-hailing services like Uber are working on their own self-driving cars, just to name a few. We now have...

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...