This Halloween weekend, millions of riders across the U.S. will turn to Uber for a safe trip home following festivities with family and friends. And hundreds of thousands of drivers will be there to provide those rides and help people avoid drinking and driving to make our communities safer. With millions of people relying on […]

Delivery at Uber speed, even when it’s busy

In order to maintain the speed, reliability, and selection people have come to expect from Uber, we depend on having delivery partners available in the right places at the right times. That’s why we’re asking UberEATS customers in select cities to pay more for delivery when they order from restaurants in areas where demand is high but delivery partners are scarce.

This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.

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 […]

It’s official: the Uber Driver App for iOS is now available for download in the App Store. And to celebrate, we’ve put together a list of the top 9 things you probably didn’t know about the Uber Driver App for iOS. Once you’ve taken a look, head on over to the App Store and take it for a spin.

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 […]

Washington, DC: Exploring Hidden Gems on Capitol Hill

The Capitol Building is the centerpiece of Capitol Hill, the place that gives the Washington, DC neighborhood its name. There’s more to this historic area, though. There are places to learn all about postage stamps, to get great pizza, and to catch a play by one of the greatest playwrights in the world in a […]

How to Throw the Ultimate New York Picnic

Picnics hold a particular allure for New Yorkers, since our apartments can’t always accommodate a dinner party. Sometimes the only way to host a casual gathering is to hold it at a park. With New York’s distinctive array of green spaces—from waterfront lawns to bustling squares—and phenomenal takeout options, the city is also a peerless […]

Uber China Merges with Didi Chuxing

Today we’re announcing our intention to merge Uber China with Didi Chuxing. Three years ago I traveled to China with a small group of people to see if we might be able to launch Uber there. It was an ambitious idea, given that we were still a relatively small start-up and no one there had […]

Great Day Trips to Take Without Ever Leaving New York City

Ever find yourself staring wistfully at the Valencia-tinted #travel photos on Instagram, only to realize you have neither the time nor budget for a week in Santorini? Luckily for New Yorkers, this 8-million person metropolis boasts such a wide array of attractions that it’s possible to satiate that wanderlust without ever leaving the five boroughs. […]

The Great Los Angeles Taco Tour

Let’s just get this out of the way – Los Angeles has the best tacos in the country. Problem is, LA has a dizzying surplus of amazing tacos – from restaurants to street vendors to food trucks, you can’t throw a rock without hitting some top notch al pastor. So if you’re visiting or you’re […]

5 Must-see Attractions for Animal Enthusiasts in Miami

Miami may be known for its pristine beaches, but the city is also home to a number of animal sanctuaries that offer visitors the chance to get up close and personal with everything from alligators to baby tigers. All of the venues are Uber-accessible and offer unique animal encounters. Zoological Wildlife Foundation At the Zoological […]

Al Fresco Miami: An Open Air Tour of Diverse Eats

From food trucks to sidewalk cafes to luxurious beachfront dining, you can experience Miami’s finest cultural cuisine without sacrificing any time in the Florida sunshine. Check out these vibrant international eateries with outdoor seating options—or just grab your food to go and get back to the beach! El Rey De Las Fritas You can’t visit […]

Where to Fall in Love Over Cocktails in Seattle

If your love life were a cocktail, you would want it stirred, not shaken, right? Kiss good-bye to nosy bar-neighbors and say “see ya” to sullen servers; Seattle’s craft cocktail bars provide the perfect setting to start swooning. Low lights, a sexy samba on the stereo, and, most importantly, an expertly-made drink sets the mood […]

Family-friendly Dining in Boston

Sometimes you need to get your fix of crave-able dishes like Uni‘s Banana Blossom Salad. But if you’re a Boston-area parent, you know that your child’s passion for adventure might not extend to the Banana Blossom’s bold combination of fermented chile, pig head, and peanuts. That doesn’t have to mean eating out only at Chuck […]

Toronto Music Off the Beaten Path

A listening room where top folk and world musicians play, a venue that reminds of a saloon from the old west, a music center that features classical music alongside world music and events for kids, and a garden inspired by the music of Bach: These are a taste of Toronto’s off-the-beaten-path music scene. The Dakota […]