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Facebook Messenger might soon let you hail a cab with Uber

Facebook Messenger might soon let you hail a cab with Uber

By 24 July 2014

Imagine you need a cab and decide to use Uber, but instead of opening the Uber app, you open Facebook Messenger. It certainly would be a strange way to get the job done, though it's something seriously under consideration at both Facebook and Uber, it's... >>

Uber for Windows Phone is back, following abrupt removal last summer

Uber for Windows Phone is back, following abrupt removal last summer

By 23 July 2014

Last August the official Uber app for Windows Phone abruptly disappeared from the Windows Phone Store, but now is it back and supposedly much better than it was before. "Previously, Windows Phone users accessed Uber through our mobile site, but starting... >>

Uber lets you order an ice cream van to your location all day Friday 18 July

Uber lets you order an ice cream van to your location all day Friday 18 July

By 17 July 2014

Friday 18 July is set to be the hottest day of the summer in England. Fear not, Uber is offering ice cream on demand in over 144 cities in 38 countries. If the heat is getting too much reach for your Uber app and you can beckon an ice cream van. As a... >>

Uber ruled legal in the UK by TfL

Uber ruled legal in the UK by TfL

By 4 July 2014

After uproar in the UK over taxi app service Uber, Transport for London has ruled that it is not breaking any laws. There has been growing upset over recent months about apps like Uber not being held to the same standards as London's traditional Hackney... >>

Uber to offer rides in Optimus Prime himself, this week in three US cities

Uber to offer rides in Optimus Prime himself, this week in three US cities

By 17 June 2014

The new Transformers film is premiering later this month. But there's no need to drive your car to the cinema. Just request an Autobot through the Uber app. But you won't get to ride in any old sentient robot from the planet Cyberton. You'll be able to... >>

Uber embraces black cabs with UberTAXI option, claims 850 per cent jump in sign-ups

Uber embraces black cabs with UberTAXI option, claims 850 per cent jump in sign-ups

By 11 June 2014

Uber has added an option for those users in London that makes it possible to hail a black taxi through the popular cab service app. There has been growing upset over recent months about apps like Uber not being held to the same standards as London's... >>

Better be polite: Here's how to find out your passenger rating on Uber

Better be polite: Here's how to find out your passenger rating on Uber

By 6 June 2014

Next time you're riding in an Uber cab, make sure you're nice and courteous and tip accordingly. Or else an Uber driver may never pick you up again. That's right. Uber, the mobile app and site that connects passengers with screened drivers of vehicles... >>

Uber responds to LTDA protest: London has 'best taxis in the world' - but there's room for better

Uber responds to LTDA protest: London has 'best taxis in the world' - but there's room for better

By 27 May 2014

Uber has finally responded to all the commotion against its app and transportation services offered in London. And it was rather polite while doing so. "There has been a lot of discussion of late about London’s transportation ecosystem – and the revolutionary... >>

Uber takes its taxi service to the skies by offering private jets to the Cannes Film Festival

Uber takes its taxi service to the skies by offering private jets to the Cannes Film Festival

By 12 May 2014

The taxi service app, Uber, is reaching above the road for the Cannes Film Festival by offering private jet trips. Users – rich users – attending the festival will be able to use Uber to book an Uber Black car which will transport them to a private... >>

LTDA black taxis to congest London roads in protest of 'American monster' Uber car service

LTDA black taxis to congest London roads in protest of 'American monster' Uber car service

By 8 May 2014

The Licensed Taxi Drivers Association in London has announced it will cause a city-wide gridlock to protest against Uber, a smartphone app that provides taxi-like services. Uber is a mobile app that connects passengers with drivers of vehicles for hire.... >>