The best part of heading back to school this semester? It’s not the new schedule of classes, the reunion with old friends, or the parties. It’s the fact that college students across the country have the chance to win free Uber rides for the entire semester.

Let’s face it: saving — especially for the long term — is tough. Whether it’s an unexpected bill or a weekend splurge, too often the money we meant to stash away for tomorrow tends to find its way out the door today. That’s why we’re excited to partner with Betterment to offer flexible retirement accounts to Uber driver partners. Learn how to make the most with every mile…

I’m excited to announce that Uber has acquired Otto, a 90-plus person technology startup whose mission is to rethink transportation, starting with self-driving trucks. Anthony Levandowski, Otto’s co-founder, will now lead our combined self-driving efforts reporting directly to me—across personal transportation, delivery and trucking—in San Francisco, Palo Alto and Pittsburgh. If that sounds like a […]

A Fresh Take On 2016

If feel-good fuel is on your 2016 agenda, 12 fresh-pressing, positiving-wielding juiceries are on call to bring it your way. Here’s the squeeze on the spots that are freshening things up, all this week with UberEATS.

Riding Together to Ring in 2016

With several New Year’s Eve celebrations under our belts, we’ve noticed a few things about the way the world moves. Check out our infographic of how people celebrate in similar ways no matter what city they’re in.

One in a Billion

Marvin and Ara just made our day—their uberX ride was the billionth Uber trip! Learn more about the trip that was 999,999,999 rides in the making.

New Year’s Eve Ride Guide

Check out these tips and the only thing you’ll have to worry about is keeping your resolutions in 2016!

Say Hello To Uber On Messenger

We know you love chatting and making plans with friends in Messenger—now you can request a ride without ever having to leave your chat! Now whether you’re on Messenger or in your Uber, learn how to keep the conversation going.

Say “I’m On My Way” With SafetyNet

At Uber, technology is a core piece of how we improve safety in transportation. We’re proud to announce today that SafetyNet –– an expansion of the “ShareMyETA” feature that lets riders share trip details with loved ones in two taps –– is now available to riders across the United States and in select markets internationally.

UberEVENTS + MADD Team Up For Safe Rides This Holiday Season

Uber and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) are teaming up again this year to urge partygoers to plan ahead for the most important part of the night: the ride home. Today through January 1, 2016, Uber will donate $10 to MADD for every ride home purchased through UberEVENTS+MADD. Guests who take a ride home through UberEVENTS+MADD instead of getting behind the wheel will not only be making a smart choice for their cities and streets, they’ll also be supporting MADD’s important work to end drunk driving and aid victims and survivors.

New Survey: Drivers Choose Uber for its Flexibility and Convenience

A new survey shows that more people are using the platform on the side, higher numbers of women are starting to drive, and driver-partners are using the app as passengers as well.

Uber + IHG = More Rewarding Rides

Riding with Uber just got easier — and more rewarding — for members of InterContinental Hotels Group’s loyalty program, IHG® Rewards Club. Beginning this week, guests will be able to request a ride from within the IHG® App through the Uber API, and starting in early 2016, IHG guests can set Uber ‘Ride Reminders’ through IHG reservation emails in advance of their stay.

What Thanksgiving Fail? UberEATS Tackles Turkey Troubles

Cooking the perfect Thanksgiving turkey is a lot of pressure. And despite valiant efforts and age-old recipes, many end up with a frozen, crispy, or dropped #ThanksgivingFail. UberEATS came to the rescue this year!