On Friday, July 24, 2015 get ready to feel like a kid again with #UberIceCream. We’re delivering ice cream on demand in over 240 cities around the world. Bring on the brain freeze!
Today we are announcing we have expanded our PayPal integration to 9 new countries. Riders in Canada, Greece, Hong Kong, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Sweden and Switzerland will be able to pay for rides with PayPal’s safe and secure payments system directly from the Uber app.
Introducing uberGO – a spanking new range of low cost, chauffeur-driven hatchbacks that roll onto the streets of every Uber city in India today.
Surge Drop — which lets you know if surge pricing at your location ends within 30 minutes — will begin rolling out to iPhone users globally this week.
Choice is a beautiful thing. Starting this week in a city near you, you’ll be able to select the type of Uber you want to get. Our classic black car option will continue to be available in all cities but we’ll be rolling out multiple types of vehicles on a city by city basis.
We’ve brought on Kees Koolen, of Booking.com and Priceline fame, to help scale Uber into a global organization.