San Francisco

Today we are launching UberRUSH in Chicago, New York, and San Francisco now giving business owners the ability to leverage our on-demand delivery network so that their customers can get what they want, when they want it.

Share the Warmth

We’ve teamed up with Goodwill® again to bring you a Winter Clothing Drive. If you’re in New York, San Francisco or Boston on Tuesday, November 25, you can request an on-demand donation pick-up of the clothes you no longer need.

U4B is Fifth Fastest Growing City in Uber History

Uber has been open for business for 6 weeks. How are we doing? Here’s an update on Uber for Business (U4B) from the #UberData Team.

Making a Bayesian Model to Infer Uber Rider Destinations

The #UberData Team works on a prediction model that might tell us where you’re trying to ultimately end up, based on where you’re dropped off — and how we might use that to make your experience as a rider even better.

Uber Data from Opening Day

How do people use Uber to get to home openers of major sports in major US cities? Using #UberData from the 2013 season, we compare which sports and cities win out in our first ever Uber Sports Index.


One week after #ICanHasUberKITTENS, we reflect on the meows, love, and how catnip-crazy you all went for kitten snuggles.

CPUC Proposed Decision Paves Path Forward

Today, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) issued a proposed decision that reaffirms that Uber’s core business model of working with professionally licensed and regulated transportation providers can continue without change, while paving the way for a long-term regulatory framework for peer-to-peer ride-sharing services.

Mapping a City’s Flow Using #UberData

Some neighborhoods have some kind of “activity gravity” that keeps people within them and using Uber’s data we can quantify and visualize this effect.

Uber Drops Fares 50% For SF Taxi Strike

Tomorrow is going to be a tough day for getting around in San Francisco. Taxi drivers are going on strike, and while they circle City Hall in hopes of getting a better deal, Uber is making sure to do our part to keep San Francisco moving.

SF Taxi Strike: Don’t Get Stranded!

Taxis in San Francisco are set to GO ON STRIKE Tuesday, June 21st so we’re stepping up to fill the void. Instead of being stranded throughout San Francisco while cabs circle City Hall, take your first ride with Uber at taxi rates!