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Uber To Use High-Res Satellite Images To Improve Pickups

07/20/2016, Uber for the most part has been pretty reliable, and if you don’t manage to get an Uber chances are it has to do with the supply of Uber cars and drivers, rather than the service being bad at securing you a driver. However we suppose its service could...

Uber Has Completed Two Billion Rides Since Launch

07/18/2016, Uber has grown at an exponential rate over the past couple of years. The company has rapidly expanded to international destinations and continues to do so even now. It has also come up with new ways to entice people to start booking rides using its...

Man Robs Bank, Flees In An Uber

07/14/2016, Uber is used by millions of people around the world. Some use it for going to work, others catch a ride to the airport, the fact is that Uber has made it incredibly easy to hail a ride from the comfort of our smartphones. Users don’t necessarily...

Facebook Messenger Now Lets You Book An UberPool

07/10/2016, Facebook Messenger is now capable of doing so much more than just helping you stay in touch with your friends and family. The world’s largest social network has made considerable improvements to the features that it offers and continues to improve...

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...