It’s been a big week for Uber in China. On Wednesday we announced uberCOMMUTE in Chengdu, and today we’re excited to announce the public release of the Uber API in China. Empowering developers to build moving experiences using the Uber API is a key part of our mission of transportation as reliable as running water, […]
As we continue to build our teams across the hundreds of cities where we operate, the Bay Area remains our home. That is why we are thrilled to announce and celebrate that we are deepening our roots here and expanding our headquarters across the Bay to Oakland.
Today, we’re excited to announce uberCOMMUTE, an entirely new product for drivers. It will launch in Chengdu, China — our number one city in the world. uberCOMMUTE enables drivers who commute longer distances to share the cost of the trip. It’s carpooling at the press of a button.
We’ve collaborated with TOMS to bring you our most innovative and eco-friendly product to date. Introducing #shuberX!
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 guest post about surge pricing by Bill Gurley, a General Partner at Benchmark and Board Director at Uber.
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…
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.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
Every rider who takes an Uber on the 14th will have a good chance of getting a rose or a special ProFlowers card during their trip.