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Uber may soon allow you to mark 'favourite' drivers

The option is available on the app after a ride has ended.

30 May 2019 10:58 AM

Meet scUber, the world's first rideshare submarine

Uber will offer riders the opportunity to explore the Great Barrier Reef in the shared vehicle.

24 May 2019 11:11 AM

Uber introduces ‘Quiet Mode’ to let you politely tell chatty drivers to shut up

Uber Black and Black SUV riders in the US will now be able to enable the Quiet Mode to politely indicate you need some quiet on your way.

16 May 2019 9:58 AM

Uber introduces 'Quiet Mode' to let you politely tell chatty drivers to shut up

You will now be able to enable the Quiet Mode to politely indicate you need some quiet on your way to your destination.

16 May 2019 9:53 AM

As Uber gears up for IPO, many Indian drivers talk of shattered dreams

Decision to cut incentives sharply had disappointed several members of Uber’s India team back then, the executive said.

08 May 2019 3:37 PM


Uber faces lawsuit by taxi drivers for 'illegal operations'

An Uber spokeswoman said the company had not been served with a class action claim and denied it operated illegally.

04 May 2019 11:03 AM

Uber hit with Australia class action ahead of stock listing

This comes at sensitive time for the company, as it prepares to sell 207 million shares, raising up to USD 10 billion in a US IPO.

03 May 2019 9:46 AM

Uber sued by thousands of taxi drivers

The loss-making ride hailing firm plans to list in the US at a valuation of up to $91.5b in an initial public offering.

03 May 2019 9:28 AM

Like Uber, but for organs: First kidney delivered by drone in US

The drone, which required a special clearance from aviation regulators, took off at 1:00 am on April 19 and flew at a height of 400 feet.

02 May 2019 8:54 AM

Uber takes IPO roadshow to New York as demand builds up

Uber is set to price its USD 10 billion IPO on May 9, seeking a valuation of up to USD 90 billion.

01 May 2019 12:53 PM


Uber unveils IPO terms that are well below expectations

The lower valuation reflects the poor stock performance of smaller rival Lyft Inc following its IPO last month.

28 Apr 2019 1:05 PM

Mahindra & Mahindra to deploy 50 electric vehicles on Uber platform

Mahindras electric vehicles on the Uber platform would include the e2oPlus hatchback and the eVerito sedan.

25 Apr 2019 4:37 PM

Waymo picks Detroit factory for self-driving fleet, to be operational by mid-2019

Waymo is generally thought of as ahead in the self-driving race.

24 Apr 2019 1:23 PM

Uber's self-driving unit valued at USD 7.25 billion in new investment

The funding allows Uber to transfer some of the substantial cost of developing self-driving cars onto outside investors.

20 Apr 2019 10:50 AM

Uber unveils safety measures after college student's murder

The features include steps to identify the right car and a push notification to remind riders of the “Check Your Ride” steps.

19 Apr 2019 10:44 AM


Uber wins USD 1 billion investment from Toyota, SoftBank fund

Toyota has already invested USD 500 million in Uber as the firm races Google-owned Waymo.

19 Apr 2019 9:48 AM

Uber nears investment deal for self-driving car unit: WSJ

SoftBank, Toyota Motor Corp and Japanese auto-parts supplier Denso Corp are expected to invest a total of USD 1 billion as part of the deal.

18 Apr 2019 4:55 PM

Uber reveals strong growth, huge losses ahead of IPO

Uber racked up nearly USD 8 billion in losses over its 10 years in existence.

14 Apr 2019 2:58 PM

Lyft's stock slide casts long shadow on Uber's IPO

Lyft’s poor stock performance bodes ill for these IPOs, especially for companies like Uber with no profits to show.

12 Apr 2019 1:31 PM

Uber unveils IPO with warning it may never make a profit

The S-1 filing underscores Uber’s rapid growth in the last three years.

12 Apr 2019 12:22 PM