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Uber Is Now Directly Integrated Inside Google Maps

01/12/2017, Early last year Google announced some changes to its Google Maps app in which they were integrating car services into the app. This means that in addition to searching for your destination, you will also be able to hail a car service from the likes of...

Uber Now Integrates With Your Calendar To Help You Move Faster

01/11/2017, Many of us lead very busy lives and it goes without saying that every minute counts. It can be quite time-consuming to dig through an email or a message to find an address, copy and the paste it in the Uber app before we get moving. This takes up valuable...

Uber Launches Movement, A Website That Shares Its Traffic Data

01/08/2017, With Uber having so many cars around so many cities, and all of them connected via the Uber app, it’s not surprising that Uber would have collected a ton of data regarding traffic at all times of the day, whether it be during peak hours, at night,...

Uber Sends Its Self-Driving Cars Over To Arizona

12/22/2016, A little over a week ago, Uber launched its self-driving cars in San Francisco, but they were forced to halt the program after California’s DMV revoked their car registrations as Uber did not have the necessary permits to test their vehicles. However it...

Uber’s First Electric Car Fleet Launched

12/22/2016, Uber has been in the press quite a bit lately ever since it put its self-driving cars on the road in San Francisco. The self-driving car was spotted running a red light and some legal hurdles have forced the company to suspend its autonomous driving tests...

Uber’s Self-Driving Program In San Francisco Has Been Halted

12/22/2016, About a week ago, Uber announced that they would begin trialing their self-driving cars in San Francisco. It was a great idea and a great way to push self-driving technology onto the masses, but unfortunately California’s regulators weren’t thrilled...

Uber To A Friend And Use Custom Snapchat Filters At The Same Time

12/21/2016, Uber has been working hard to reimagine the ride experience for millions of users who rely on the service to get from one place to the other. It has realized that riders are more than just going somewhere, most of the times they are going somewhere to...

Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Pose A Danger To Cyclists

12/20/2016, As you might have heard, about a week ago Uber announced their plans to roll out their self-driving fleet in San Francisco. As exciting as the prospect is for passengers, cyclists are less thrilled because according to a report from The Guardian, the...

Uber Beacon Will Eliminate Car Mix-Ups

12/15/2016, Ride-sharing companies like Uber make it very easy to identify the car that’s coming to pick you up. The app shows you the driver’s name, the car’s color, and its registration number but it’s still not uncommon for there to be a...

California Puts The Brakes On Uber’s Self-Driving Car Plans

12/14/2016, Earlier today it was announced that Uber would be rolling out their fleet of self-driving cars in San Francisco. Prior to this, Uber had launched a similar program in Pittsburgh so in reality, the launch in San Francisco is an expansion of that program....

Self-Driving Uber Cars Arrive In San Francisco

12/14/2016, Uber has been working on self-driving car technology and it showed off its progress by putting self-driving cars on the road in Pittsburgh. It’s now expanding the service to another city in the United States. Self-driving Uber cars are now hitting...

Uber Employees Reportedly Spied On Celebrities And Exes

12/13/2016, Uber collects quite a bit of data about the tens of millions or rides that are booked using its service every day all across the globe. The company says that the data enables it to provide a better ride experience but it appears that the company...

Uber Publishes List On What Could Get You Banned From Its Service

12/12/2016, Respecting someone’s personal space, property, and being professional at your job are all traits that we as people should ideally have. Unfortunately not everyone shares that ideology, and it seems that because of that, it is possible that you could...