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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.

Thursday, 29 Oct 2015

UberASSIST launches in Singapore to lend senior citizens a helping hand

UberASSIST launches in Singapore to lend senior citizens a helping hand

With UberASSIST, the elderly and disabled can now get around more easily with help from their local Uber driver!

Wednesday, 2 Sep 2015

Uber just hired the two guys who wirelessly hacked Jeep

Uber just hired the two guys who wirelessly hacked Jeep

It would appear Uber has just hired itself some serious computing muscle.

Thursday, 6 Aug 2015

Uber is losing over a hundred million dollars a year

Uber is losing over a hundred million dollars a year

Uber might be highly valued by investors, but the fact is that the company has yet to make a dime. Leaked documents showed Uber lost over US$160 million in the first half of last year.

Monday, 3 Aug 2015

Microsoft hands a cool US$100 million to Uber for investment

Microsoft hands a cool US$100 million to Uber for investment

More quizzical than surprising, Microsoft invests US$100 million in Uber during the taxi-hailing app's latest financing round.

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