Uber celebrates the cities we serve and one of the best ways to engage with our communities is to encourage riders and drivers to vote. Today is National Voter Registration Day and we are pleased to announce that we are partnering with Google to help Uber riders and drivers register to vote and get to […]

We’re always looking for ways to make the Uber experience more rewarding, whether you’re behind the wheel or in the backseat. Thanks to a new partnership with Shop Your Way, we’re offering both driver-partners and riders benefits that make the journey even more valuable.

Starting today, you can give the gift of … well, actually you fill in the blank. Whether it’s exploring a new city, a night out with friends, or simply a safe ride home, Uber is ready to help get the special people in your life where they want to go. And treating them to these […]

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.

Old-school vs. New-school New York City Steakhouses

New York City has more than its fair share of steakhouses. Simply put, there is no shortage of restaurants where one can enjoy a perfect medium-rate porterhouse or strip, sides like creamed spinach and crispy duck-fat potatoes, and perhaps an ice-cold martini to wash it all down. Some of these establishments are traditional classics dating […]

A Patio for Every Taste in Toronto

It’s no secret that Toronto is a city that takes patio-hopping very seriously. As soon as it’s warm enough to sit outside without shivering (too much), we take to outdoor tables like honeybees to a flower garden. Not only does the city have an abundance of patios, they come in all shapes and sizes, and […]

6 Destinations that Offer Craft Brews and Custom Cocktails in Boston and Cambridge

Bostonians are a demanding crowd, meaning they’re seldom content to settle for watered-down Mojitos and insipid pale ales. As a result, Beantown and nearby Cambridge offer some of the most varied nightlife options in the country. Whether you’re a microbrew devotee, a natural wine lover, or a mixology maestro, there’s a bar stool in the […]

Driving Customers to Businesses with UberCENTRAL

Today we’re excited to launch a new way for businesses to connect with their customers with UberCENTRAL. Now any business can to request, manage, and pay for multiple Uber rides on behalf of their customers. Learn more now…

How Pokémon GO May Affect Your Life as a Driver

If you’ve been out in a public during the past few weeks, you’ve likely noticed people roaming around, with eyes glued to their mobile phones. Most likely, they were playingPokémonGO, which became the biggest mobile game in United States history by its one-week anniversary. With about 21 million daily active users in the US, the game […]

Best Places to Go Dancing in Seattle

Seattle has always been a dancing kind of place. After all, the area stretching from Tacoma to Lynnwood supported at least four large dance halls where folks swayed to big band music in the 1940s. Although those ballrooms are long gone, the city’s love of dance remains. The scene has since diversified to feature other […]

6 Fabulous Farmers’ Markets in New York City

Whether you’re a budding foodie, professional chef, or busy parent hoping to get a healthy meal on the table, top-tier produce is one of the best ways to up your dinner game. As New York City’s culinary scene continues to rise, so does the demand for organic, locally-sourced ingredients. Fortunately, while the Big Apple may […]

Mapping Uber’s Future

Behind every successful Uber ride is a technology many of us take for granted: maps. Mobile maps and GPS allow us to match you with the closest available driver, navigate the fastest path to your destination, and give you an accurate ETA. Accurate maps are at the heart of our service and the backbone of our business. The ongoing need for maps tailored to the Uber experience is why we’re doubling down on our investment in mapping.

6 Gardens in Washington DC to Enjoy

The capital city is best explored outdoors in the company of your favorite companions. While the National Mall and National Zoo top guidebook lists, there are many lesser-known open spaces where you can enjoy the fresh air. Pack a couple sandwiches, water, fruit, and cookies; toss into your knapsack and travel by Uber for ease, […]

Getting to Know Seattle’s Bounty Kitchen: Farm-to UberEATS to-Table

Joining the Seattle foodie scene in 2015, Bounty Kitchen has quickly made a name for itself for its focus on local, organic products and its perfect-match partnerships with artisans and makers. From brews and breads, to cheeses and veggies, Bounty Kitchen is pouring the farm-to-table charm on thick, all in service of their mission to […]