It’s the peak of summer, and here in the U.S., it’s also a beloved holiday. On the Fourth of July, we love to reflect on independence, and for us, that means an abundance of delicious ways to celebrate with friends and family. No matter what your craving, we have some ideas that will set your […]

Party Safely On St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day isn’t just for those who hail from the Emerald Isle or are one of the 33 million Irish-Americans in the US. In fact, last year more than half of Americans celebrated St. Patrick’s Day, which is considered one of the most popular drinking days in the country. Cities large and small are […]

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.

Play Your Cards Right on Halloween Night

Check out these tips on how to play your cards right on Halloween.

Celebrating Europe’s entrepreneurial spirit with UberPITCH

When we launched UberPITCH we knew Europe had incredible entrepreneurial spirit. But the huge interest in what has been one of the largest talent searches across the continent has been humbling. Almost 4.000 ideas were submitted from people in 37 cities in 21 countries in the first week. And by connecting entrepreneurs from across Europe […]

Settlement with the National Federation of the Blind

UPDATE • MARCH 1, 2017 As part of Uber’s settlement with the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), we have taken steps to provide driver-partners with additional information regarding their contractual and legal obligations to transport riders with service animals. These steps include: An updated service animal policy: Uber has updated its service animal policy, […]

Greater accessibility for riders and drivers

For the more than 55 million Americans with disabilities, getting around isn’t always easy. This month our nation celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), which sought to level the playing field for both job opportunity and mobility for the Americans with disabilities. We wanted to mark this milestone with an update on some of the work we’ve been doing to improve Uber’s accessibility for both riders and drivers with disabilities.