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 […]

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.

Traveling to Palm Springs International Airport

Many travelers love flying in and out of Palm Springs International Airport because of its small size and open-air layout. This airport features an outdoor courtyard with patio seating, play areas for kids and pets, and artwork by glass artist Dale Chihuly. Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) has long been a sleepy airport but recently […]

Jeff, your Uber is arriving now

I’m excited to announce that Jeff Jones, Chief Marketing Officer at Target, will be joining Uber as President, Ridesharing. Jeff will be responsible for Uber’s operations, marketing and customer support globally. Ryan Graves, who has been with us from the start, will continue to be integrally involved with Uber as our resident entrepreneur and builder. […]

Commute Smarter with Uber & WageWorks

Many commuters are already choosing to share a ride on uberPOOL every day, but those expenses can add up. Beginning today, commuters in New York City who have a WageWorks® Commuter Benefits Account can pay for uberPOOL rides with pre-tax dollars. Learn how to commute smarter today.

Shop and Dine Toward Free Rides with Local Offers

We’re introducing Local Offers, a way for riders to get free rides spending at nearby businesses with the Visa credit card on their Uber account. It’s pretty simple. Once you enroll in the spots that interest you, you’ll get 1 Uber point for every $1 you spend there. And 100 points earns you a free ride up to $10.

When your co-rider becomes your karaoke partner

uberPOOL matches you with riders headed in the same direction, allowing you to share your ride and the cost. But often, when you request uberPOOL, you end up getting more than just an affordable ride. You get a story. Hear from riders around the world about their touching, funny, and surprising uberPOOL stories.

Driving in NYC? Manhattan’s Best Coffee by Neighborhood

Do you drive in New York City? One major plus of driving in Manhattan is that your coffee break can always be excellent. Distinctive cafés offer a welcome breather from the traffic, and bold brews can be had in every neighborhood. In Manhattan, the coffee is as buzzy as the crowds, an affordable luxury that […]

Family Days in Pasadena

With so many kid-friendly activities, Pasadena is a popular destination for families visiting Los Angeles. From a short hike to the hidden waterfall in Eaton Canyon to the award-winning children’s museum nestled next to the Rose Bowl Stadium, Pasadena is worth the Uber ride from downtown Los Angeles. Check out these two action-packed itineraries for a […]

Philadelphia’s Traveling Beer Garden: What You Need to Know

The traveling beer garden and pop-up lounge “Parks on Tap” is appearing at 14 different parks this summer, following in Philadelphia’s long tradition of finding creative loopholes in the state’s restrictive alcohol laws. The traveling beer garden is spending a few days in each location, and brings a cool vibe to diverse neighborhoods and parks […]

The Most Instagram-Worthy Spots in Chicago

It’s hard to recall a time when our travels and day-to-day activities weren’t constantly captured with our phones and shared immediately via social feeds. Inspiration can strike at every turn, particularly while wandering the streets of Chicago—a city chock-full of photo-worthy spots that’ll have Instagrammers itching to test out their filters. Lucky for you, we’ve […]

5 Great Philly Day Trips

Philadelphians in search of a quick getaway need to look no further than the city’s extensive SEPTA regional rail system, which extends far into the surrounding counties. Uber provides the missing link between the train station and local destinations, usually just too far to walk, opening up new areas for carless Philadelphians. Until Labor Day 2016, […]