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Monday, 16 Jan 2017

Lyft lost US$600 million in 2016

Lyft lost US$600 million in 2016

Leaked financial data showed that Lyft lost US$600 million last year in its battle for ride-sharing supremacy with Uber.

Friday, 13 Jan 2017

You can now hail an Uber ride within Google Maps

You can now hail an Uber ride within Google Maps

The latest update for the Google Maps smartphone app allows users to request an Uber ride without having to exit the app.

Sunday, 25 Dec 2016

Uber on course to lose US$3 billion this year

Uber on course to lose US$3 billion this year

According to reports, Uber is on course to lose over US$3 billion by the end of year, leading some to wonder just how long can the company keep this up.

Friday, 23 Dec 2016

Uber pulls their self-driving cars off the roads in San Francisco

Uber pulls their self-driving cars off the roads in San Francisco

Uber has had to halt their self-driving car test after California DMV revoked the registration of 16 vehicles in the program.

Friday, 26 Aug 2016

Uber has lost an incredible US$1.27 billion in the first half of 2016

Uber has lost an incredible US$1.27 billion in the first half of 2016

According to reports ride-hailing app Uber has lost a staggering US$1.2 billion in just the first six months of this year.

Thursday, 30 Jun 2016

Carpooling service uberPOOL available in Singapore from 1st July

Carpooling service uberPOOL available in Singapore from 1st July

Dubbed the future of transportation, uberPOOL will be available in Singapore from tomorrow, 1st July where you can share your journey and cost with another rider heading to the same destination. Read on to find out more!

Sunday, 1 May 2016

Panic button mandatory in all new smartphones in India

Panic button mandatory in all new smartphones in India

From 2017, all new mobile devices sold in the India must feature a panic button; GPS suppport a necessity from 2018. Why these requirements? Find out in this report.

Friday, 12 Feb 2016

This is how you check your passenger rating given by Uber drivers

This is how you check your passenger rating given by Uber drivers

Everyone knows that you can rate your Uber driver. But did you know that Uber drivers also rate their passengers? Here’s how you can see your passenger rating, and how to improve it for future rides.

Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016

Uber just got a makeover with a brand new logo and branding

Uber just got a makeover with a brand new logo and branding

Uber just announced a complete rebranding effort that includes a new logo, typeface, and redesigned website.

Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015

Uber starts disguising phone numbers for safer rides

Uber starts disguising phone numbers for safer rides

Starting today, Uber will now use disguised phone numbers for both riders and drivers, while retaining features that allow both parties to contact each other via the taxi-booking app.

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