Today we’ll start expanding Real-Time ID Check, our latest security feature which uses Microsoft Cognitive Services to protect both riders and drivers.

Time to hit the pitch because we’re teaming up with EA SPORTS™ and Xbox to kick off FIFA 17 launch week. Learn how you can get in the action in over 40 cities around the world today.

This year, we’re participating in Parking Day. Join us by transforming your own parking spot, and help make your city more liveable, vibrant, and affordable.

A year and a half ago, Uber set up an Advanced Technologies Center (ATC) in Pittsburgh. Its mission: to make self-driving Ubers a reality. Today, we’re excited to announce that the world’s first Self-Driving Ubers are now on the road in the Steel City.

Secure Today, More Secure Tomorrow

Uber’s cybersecurity team is joining with top tech companies to launch the first-ever Vendor Security Alliance (VSA), a coalition to enable businesses to streamline their vetting process for vendors’ cybersecurity risks.

Places to Eat: Navigating NYC with a Food Allergy

As anyone with severe food allergies knows, meandering along the streets of a city and dropping into a restaurant that looks or smells delicious isn’t the safest way to travel. Choose a place where staff isn’t allergy-aware (or, worse, are allergy-intolerant) could mean eating hospital food the rest of your trip. And that worry may […]

Things To Do: 24 Hours in Chicago

Chicago. The Windy City. A changing landscape from winter to summer makes Chicago one of the most captivating cities to visit regardless of time of year. Rich with art and culture as well as a fantastic food and drink scene, the lakefront city has a lot to offer. Getting into Chicago Chicago’s airports are known […]

Things to Do: Top 5 Nightlife Spots in Washington DC

Bordered by Dupont Circle, Embassy Row, and Woodley Park, Adams Morgan is one of Washington DC’s most eclectic neighborhoods. This small, colorful area is known for its nightlife, and parking can be a bit of a hassle, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the area. You won’t want to waste time hoofing it for blocks because […]

Top Five Kid-Friendly Spots to Visit in Brooklyn

Just across the river from the concrete jungle of Manhattan is a wonderland called Brooklyn. One of New York City’s five boroughs, Brooklyn is known for amazing family-friendly places to explore, but you won’t get to all these gems on foot or by bus. Brooklyn’s parking is notoriously impossible, and taking public transit can exhaust […]

3 Delightful Things to Try Between Trips

Part of the reality of being an Uber partner are the waits for your next trip request. But you can use them as an opportunity to a well-deserved break during these quieter times to keep yourself refreshed and ready to roll. Here are some three suggestions that you could do to help pass the time […]

How Ride-Sharing with Uber Can Help Aging Riders

More than one in five older Americans are no longer able to drive, and more than half of them stay home because they lack transportation options, according to the American Public Transportation Association. Even if public transportation is available, many seniors are unable to get to a bus stop or subway station or may need […]

Visit These Popular Chicago Museums for Free

They say the best things in life are free, which makes admission-free opportunities to explore Chicago’s most popular museums—some of which typically come with a price tag that can be inhibitive for those on a budget—a real no-brainer. Don’t miss your chance to check out these six museums in the city without paying a dime; […]

24 Hours in a City: Making the Most of Your Short Time in Miami

More than 400,000 people live in Miami proper, and many more come to visit each year. The city itself is essentially two separate entities: Miami, with its businesslike and austere appearance, and Miami Beach, the party capital of South Florida. If you happen to have just 24 hours in this beautiful strip of barrier beach, […]