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It’s summer, which means barbecues, parties and more people out and about using Uber to get from A to B. A great ride starts with your safety, and with Uber, that starts with getting into the right car. That’s why this summer we’re launching a public awareness campaign about steps people can take to avoid […]

Uber, Driving Indonesia Forward in 30 cities across 7 islands

When we introduced ridesharing to Indonesia in 2014, no one could have imagined the impact it would have. Fast forward to today, we are pleased to say that Uber is now available in 30 cities across 7 islands: Java (Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, Bekasi, Bandung, Cimahi, Cirebon, Surakarta, Semarang, Yogyakarta, Surabaya, Sidoarjo, Gresik, Malang, Batu, […]

A Street Smart POOL Experience for Manhattan

We recognize that POOL is not perfect, so with this latest update, we took feedback from both riders and drivers to focus our efforts on a few key areas in Manhattan: the pickup experience, our matching and routing algorithms, and the drop-off experience.

UberEATS: Using technology to build a reliable food delivery experience

A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–

Turn spare time into spare money with Uber and Getaround

Starting today, you can stay car-free and make extra cash driving in San Francisco thanks to a new pilot partnership between Uber and Getaround. Whether you’re saving up for a splurge or your next adventure, you can start making money with just a few clicks for just a few hours in a car that’s probably just a few blocks away.

How do you get from A to B without sharing A or B?

Riders love being able to push a button and get a ride quickly. But not everyone loves sharing their address with someone they just met in order to get that ride. Here’s another way.

Instant Pay, One Year In

We thought Instant Pay might be a hit when we introduced it with the Uber Debit Card from GoBank one year ago. Nearly 80,000 people signed up in just a few months. But it was once we expanded Instant Pay to virtually any debit card that things really started to take off. One year in, we’re sharing a few highlights on how drivers have used Instant Pay to date.

Announcing Zoubin Ghahramani as Uber’s Chief Scientist

I’m thrilled to announce that Zoubin Ghahramani is Uber’s new Chief Scientist and will be joining us in San Francisco. In this capacity, he’ll oversee Uber’s AI Labs, our recently created machine learning and artificial intelligence research unit and lead AI/Machine Learning strategy across the company

The Driver API: Get the Most Out of Every Mile

Tax season is in full swing, and while we can all agree that it’s not the most wonderful time of the year, it doesn’t have to be the most stressful, either. That’s why we’re excited to announce new API-powered partnerships designed to minimize stress and maximize savings for people who drive with Uber in the US.

Connecting Manchester United Fans Everywhere

We’re thrilled today to announce Uber’s first global sports partnership with Manchester United. Soon, fans globally will be able to to experience a more united match day with fellow supporters – no matter where they’re watching.