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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 […]

Know Your Airport: JFK, LaGuardia and Newark

Getting to or leaving from an airport in New York City can be a hassle. JFK, LaGuardia, and Newark airports make up the largest airport system in the United States. Knowing how to arrive on time or depart with ease from one of these three major airports is crucial to avoiding unexpected delays and unwanted […]

David Plouffe remarks on creation of Independent Drivers Guild

Below are remarks, as prepared for delivery, by David Plouffe regarding a new agreement between Uber and the International Association of Machinists. Thank you, Josh. I am delighted to be here this morning in New York with the International Association of Machinists to launch a new, independent guild that will represent drivers who use Uber in […]

Puppies Are A Fan’s Best Friend

Paws what you’re doing because #UberPuppyBowl is happening in 7 cities on Wednesday! Check out how you can get in the game now…

UberRUSH – Now Open for Business in Chicago, NYC, and SF

Today we are launching UberRUSH in Chicago, New York, and San Francisco now giving business owners the ability to leverage our on-demand delivery network so that their customers can get what they want, when they want it.

U4B is Fifth Fastest Growing City in Uber History

Uber has been open for business for 6 weeks. How are we doing? Here’s an update on Uber for Business (U4B) from the #UberData Team.

UberSKY: Give Your Love Altitude with On-Demand Skywriting

For one day only, hopeless romantics in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, and San Diego can send a turbocharged love letter — powered by MasterCard Priceless Surprises — right from the Uber app.

The #UberSLEIGH Toy Drive

Uber has teamed up with Santa to help him deliver toys to children in need in 10 cities around the world!

UberTaxi Returns To NYC

UberTAXI has officially returned to streets of New York City.

Uber NYC has launched

We are #superpumped to announce that Uber has officially gone multi-city as we drop ‘Secret Uber‘ testing and launch in New York City