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21 JUL

Uber Officially Launches in Hong Kong!!

A month after Secret Ubers hit the streets, Uber has officially launched in Hong Kong!

20 JUL

OBRIGADO BRASIL!!!
IT’S BEEN RIOOOOOOOOOOO

Dear Uberverse, we're thrilled to bring you seven of the very best Uber driver-partners on the entire planet. Thanks to their dedication, professionalism, hustle, and pure, unadulterated Uberness—these seven drivers are headed to Rio to join the global celebration of world-class athleticism.

16 JUL

Because Everyone Loves Ice Cream

No matter where you are in the world, nothing captures the sweetness of a sunny afternoon better than ice cream. Friday, July 18th, we’re serving up cold treats on demand in 144 cities, in 38 countries, on 6 continents.

16 JUL

UBER LAUNCHING AMARILLO WITH FREE RIDES FOR TWO WEEKS

Amarillo, your Uber has arrived! Starting at 6PM today, residents of The Yellow Rose of Texas will have access to the convenience and reliability of Uber, and rides will be FREE for two weeks to celebrate. So imagine you've just downed a massive steak and don't have the willpower to walk it off or drive yourself home. Now Uber will be there to help you get around town to celebrate your achievement at the touch of a button — it's that easy!

15 JUL

UberBOAT meets #UberData

Today the Science Team drops into uncharted territory like tea to the harbor with UberBOAT! The Uber Boston crew made an exciting move last month – from June 4th-15th, curious (and persistent) Bostonians were able to request a water taxi using the Uber app from 20 docks along the Boston Harbor.

Here’s what we learned about Boston, boats, and transportation options from our most recent experiment in moving people around cities.