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#DeleteUber Inspired 500,000 People To Delete The App In One Week

#DeleteUber Inspired 500,000 People To Delete The App In One Week

mag813 March 22, 2017 0

Can Uber bounce back? The company president resigning this week is just the latest setback for a company plagued by allegations of automated lawbreaking, CEO Travis Kalanick embarrassing himself in front of one of

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Rides: Why America Needs More Teslas and Fewer Ubers

Rides: Why America Needs More Teslas and Fewer Ubers

mag813 March 18, 2017 0

Tesla has a seemingly bottomless appetite for capital. The company raised $2 billion from bond investors in 2014, sold $738 million in stock in 2015, and sold $1.46 billion in stock in 2016. Now

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Uber Wants To Use Your Facebook Data To Help You Befriend Other Riders

Uber Wants To Use Your Facebook Data To Help You Befriend Other Riders

mag813 February 3, 2017 0

Sometimes (most times, really), when you’re catching an UberPool, all you want to do is get to your destination as fast as possible without any small talk. Yet, Uber is thinking of disrupting your

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Lyft Passes Uber In App Downloads For The First Time

Lyft Passes Uber In App Downloads For The First Time

mag813 January 31, 2017 0

Lyft saw greater downloads than Uber on iOS in the US for the first time ever on Sunday, January 29th, according to App Annie, a San Francisco-based analytics firm. This appears to be a

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Uber’s ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Promo Turns Your Car Into a Starship

Uber’s ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Promo Turns Your Car Into a Starship

mag813 December 12, 2016 0

Star Wars fans might be excited to hear that Disney has teamed up with ride-hailing app Uber for a real-life Star Wars experience. The latest Rogue One: A Star Wars Story promo lets Uber

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Flirting, Carrying a Gun Could Get You Banned from Uber

Flirting, Carrying a Gun Could Get You Banned from Uber

mag813 December 9, 2016 0

Uber has finally released clear guidelines on what passengers can and can’t do during a ride. While some guidelines are obvious, like “no sex,” Uber’s taking extra precautions (and killing your game) by instituting

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Uber Introduced a New Feature to “Thank” Your Driver

Uber Introduced a New Feature to “Thank” Your Driver

mag813 November 22, 2016 0

A new feature from Uber is allowing for users of the rideshare service to give their drivers “thank you” notes. Known as Compliments, the new feature gives customers the ability to send out “stickers”

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Uber Made A Restaurant Guide Based On Riders’ Trip Data

Uber Made A Restaurant Guide Based On Riders’ Trip Data

mag813 November 18, 2016 0

If big data dining sounds like your cup of tea, then Uber’s new restaurant guide might be right up your alley. Instead of relying on user-submitted reviews like on Yelp or one critic’s assessment

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Uber & Lyft Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day

Uber & Lyft Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day

mag813 November 7, 2016 0

Election Day is nearly here, and millions of Americans will head to their respective polling places on Tuesday. You might be able to drive, walk, bike, or jetpack to your voting site, but for

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Uber Now Requires Drivers To Take Selfies For Added Security

Uber Now Requires Drivers To Take Selfies For Added Security

mag813 September 26, 2016 0

Uber announced today that it’ll require drivers to snap selfies before signing on to the platform and accepting ride requests. The new feature, called Real-Time ID Check, is described as a way to prevent

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