Now’s your chance to be the playmaker. We’re teaming up with EA SPORTS to kick off Madden Season a day early. Today, request “Madden NFL” to intercept a free copy of Madden NFL 16 for Xbox One for free – across all 32 NFL cities.

As we prepare for the school season, Uber teams across the country are hosting a series of events to celebrate parents and their kids. Beginning this weekend, in Miami, Los Angeles, Oakland and Indianapolis, teams will bring together parent drivers, their kids, community organizations, and local officials to hear about parents’ experience as drivers with Uber and discuss the importance of these types of earning opportunities in communities nationwide.

A typical ride: you request, have small talk with your driver, and safely get where you need to go. For Jonathan, a driver-partner in California, his rides are anything but ordinary — he wants his passengers to have fun and turned each trip into a dance party — and now the latest viral video. We caught up with the man in front of the cam to learn more about what inspired him to create this feel-good video.

TNC Permit Granted

We are excited to announce that Uber’s ridesharing subsidiary Rasier-CA LLC received a TNC permit from the CPUC on April 7. Across the Golden State, California residents have adopted Uber as their favorite way to move around. The unprecedented growth in this industry and the leadership shown by California’s regulatory leaders sends a clear message. The innovation economy is thriving in California and the roadmap is simple: public safety and consumer choice go hand in hand.

Introducing #shuberX

We’ve collaborated with TOMS to bring you our most innovative and eco-friendly product to date. Introducing #shuberX!

UBER VIENNA HAS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED!

We’ve had secret Ubers rolling around the streets of Vienna for the last few weeks and you guys seem to love it, so let’s just cut to the chase: It is our pleasure to formally announce that Uber Vienna has officially launched! Since getting started here we have seen an incredible uptake and the local support […]

A Deeper Look at Uber’s Dynamic Pricing Model

A guest post about surge pricing by Bill Gurley, a General Partner at Benchmark and Board Director at Uber.

Uber Partners: Proud to Say ‘I’m Driving You’

From first-time entrepreneurs to seasoned driving professionals, the people who give you safe, reliable, comfortable rides using Uber’s platform are simply the best in the business. Here are a few stories about the men and women who are excited to say “I’m Driving You” as they get you where you need to go efficiently and affordably with uberX…

What Goes Up Must Come Down: Surge Drop is Here

Surge Drop — which lets you know if surge pricing at your location ends within 30 minutes — will begin rolling out to iPhone users globally this week.

Rotterdam, your Uber is arriving now!

Today we’ve got the first Ubers on the road in Europe’s #1 port city! After the Uber app’s debut in the Dutch capital, there’s no way we could ignore the biggest trading city any longer.

Vienna, your secret Ubers have arrived!

Let’s be honest, life in Vienna is pretty unique. Ignoring the slightly grumpy waiter (practically an institution) and focusing on the coffee with a shot of milk aka a “melange” instead is custom. The weekend starts on Friday at noon here, naturally. Probably just a few reasons why Vienna is selected as the most liveable city in the world year […]

Introducing Our New Chief Product Officer

Jeff Holden is joining Uber as Chief Product Officer. Having experienced Amazon’s hyper-growth from the very early days, he knows how to think big while building for the long-term and scaling a world-class product organization.

UberSKY: Give Your Love Altitude with On-Demand Skywriting

For one day only, hopeless romantics in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, and San Diego can send a turbocharged love letter — powered by MasterCard Priceless Surprises — right from the Uber app.