THE BLOG

27 JAN

Making Our Roads Safer—For Everyone

A new report conducted in partnership with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) reveals that when empowered with more transportation options like Uber, people are making better choices that save lives.

22 JAN

In the Driver’s Seat: A Closer Look at the Uber Partner Experience

In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, the President talked about “the millions of Americans who work in jobs that didn’t even exist ten or twenty years ago.” New technologies are creating opportunities that no one could have imagined. Many want jobs that better suit their lifestyles and commitments, whether that means more time to care for children or elderly parents, or more freedom to pursue their passions. Those very desires are challenging the notion that work equals a traditional 9-to-5 job.

21 JAN

Nairobi, Your Uberx is arriving now!

Nairobi, your uberX has arrived! Starting today, Kenya's capital city will become the sixth city in Africa to have access to the safety, convenience and reliability of Uber.

18 JAN

A New Partnership With Europe

With 2015 just underway, Uber has big goals for European riders, drivers and cities. But we can't get there alone. Today, at the DLD15 Conference in Munich, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick laid out Uber's commitment to establishing new partnerships with Europe's cities to ensure innovation, harness powerful economic benefits and promote core city functions.

16 JAN

THE MOST INNOVATIVE CITY IN THE WORLD, NOW HAS UBER!

What would happen if the most innovative brand and the most innovative city collided? During the last few weeks there have been secret Ubers roaming the streets of Medellin. We have seen how much los paisas have appreciated a transportation option that provides a more secure, reliable, and effective way to mobilize. So we would like to let you know that we are here to stay!