Uber president Jeff Jones has stepped down without any prior intimation to the company. His exit comes as unexpected for everyone in the company. It is learned Jones was frustrated with the ride-hailing company over hiring a new chief operating officer without considering him as one of the fittest candidates. […]Read more ›
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Google Maps app has just been updated and with it users are facilitated to book Uber, Lyft and other rides too. The massive upgradation for Android and iOS is announced for across the globe as a New Year gift to make easier booking a ride directly from Google Maps. According […]Read more ›
A British tribunal rejected claims of ride-hailing service company Uber that its drivers are contractors and they are not entitled to vacations. It is also learned the ruling may have implications for other companies too who rely on self-employed workers. It may affect up to 30,000 Uber drivers in Britain. […]Read more ›
Tangocho is a small coastal town on the Sea of Japan and ride hailing company Uber is trying deploy an unusual strategy to grab the market as most of the elderly customers don’t own a smartphone there and calls someone who owns a cell phone device to summon rides. The […]Read more ›
Uber is learned to be investing $500 million in maps to remove its dependence on Google Maps and pave way for the development of driverless cars. Former head of Google maps, Brian McClendon, said Uber introduced mapping cars in United States in 2015 and recently in Mexico amid plans of […]Read more ›
It seems riders like knowing payment amount upfront instead of agreeing to those murky “2.1x” or “2.4x” or some other “x” amount. Earlier Uber told it would be doing away with surge pricing and now it seems doing away with the feature. Now passengers can know the dollar amount and […]Read more ›