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Uber ‘Express Pool’ Feature Coming to India Soon

In spite of all the infrastructural challenges it faces in India, Uber has been highly optimistic about its growth potential in the country, especially,...

Uber Brings ‘Safety Toolkit’ Feature WIth Trusted Contacts to India

Global cab-hailing major Uber on Thursday brought "Safety Toolkit" to India -- a comprehensive set of features in the app for riders -- after...

Uber Shuts Down Self-Driving Truck Project; Will Focus on Autonomous Cars

Global cab-hailing platform Uber has stopped developing self-driving trucks as the programme was no longer competitive in the freight shipping industry, the company announced. Uber...

Mumbai Firm Genesys Empowering Self-Driving Cars in US with High-Precision HD Mapping

Although self-driving cars remain a distant reality for the Indian roads, a Mumbai-headquartered firm has become the first desi company to develop high-precision HD...
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Ola Looking To Go Public in the Next 3-4 Years

To further intensify its rivalry with Uber, Indian ride-hailing company Ola could go public in the next three to four years. At an event in...

Uber Aims To Simplify Pickups With Messages, Spotlight And More

Uber may have been involved in a string of controversies in the past, but the ride-hailing giant is not looking to slow down on...

Any Potential Uber-Ola Merger Will Be Blocked Says Competition Commission of India

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi recently refuted the reports about a possible merger with India rival Ola, in order to avoid competition and bring down...

Uber Drivers Made $600 Million as Tips in One Year

Some Uber rides just turn out to be great, and the reason could be anything from a good and hospitable driver to conveniently catching...

Uber Might Soon Lower Your Fare If You Can Wait A Few Minutes For...

Would you wait longer for an Uber if you could get a cheaper fare? That's not a hypothetical, but an actual test being conducted...

Google Removes Option to Book Uber Rides Inside Google Maps

Google is popularly known for testing out new features on its mobile applications. Google Maps, specifically, is one of the apps that undergo a...

Lightweight ‘Uber Lite’ App Comes to India; Starting With Jaipur, Hyderabad and Delhi

India is still one of the most important markets for Uber and it is well-aware of this fact. This is the reason that the...
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Uber in Talks with Alphabet to Get Waymo’s Autonomous Cars on the Platform

At Code Conference in California, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has revealed that the company is currently in talks with Google's parent Alphabet to get...

Uber Sued for Sexual Harassment, Just Days After It Let People Take It to...

Uber recently introduced reforms to allow those alleging sexual assault and harassment against the company to take their cases to court. Just days after enforcing...
Lyft Investigates Employees for Spying on Customers

Lyft Founder John Zimmer Says He Wouldn’t Take Uber Even to Save His Life

In an freewheeling interview with The New York Times, Lyft co-founder and president, John Zimmer, discussed a lot of issues facing the ride-hailing industry...

Sexual Assault and Harassment Claims Against Uber Can Now Be Taken to Court

Uber recently introduced a host of safety-oriented features in the Uber app such as a safety center, trusted contacts and a 911 emergency button. The...
Uber's Skyports for Flying Taxis Show a Sight of the Future

Uber’s Skyports for Flying Taxis Show a Glimpse of the Future of Commuting

Uber is taking to the sky with its UberAIR taxis but one hurdle before the projected commercial launch in 2023 is that of dedicated...
You Can Now Book Kaali Peeli Taxis in Mumbai Using Uber

Now Book ‘Kaali Peeli’ Taxis on Uber in Mumbai; Coming to Other Cities Soon

Uber, along with archrival Ola, occupies 95% of the ride-hailing market in India. Ola, being a domestic company, has a larger footprint in India...

Ola Sets Up Safety Council to Raise Road and Women Safety Awareness Among Drivers

Ola not only changed the way Indians commuted, but also provided some employment to lakhs of drivers, as well as those enabling its services....
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Uber Will Stop Showing Drivers Your Precise Pickup and Drop Locations From Previous Trips

After improving its driver-side app earlier this year, Uber also announced plans to make trips a lot safer for riders. And one of the...
12 Cool Uber Tricks You Should Know 2017

Uber Betting on Multi-Modal Transport; Will Add Rental Cars, Mass Transit Ticketing

Just days after acquiring bike-sharing service Jump, Uber has announced a couple of new moves that the company says will help it move 'beyond...