• 09:52 Oct 19, 2019

Uber

Uber is testing 24/7 on-trip helpline service in India

Uber is testing 24/7 on-trip helpline service in India

By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 18 Jun, 2019

The company is currently testing the project in Chandigarh for two months.

Uber partners with Indian Oil Corporation Limited to give discounts on fuel

Uber partners with Indian Oil Corporation Limited to give discounts on fuel

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 May, 2019

Under this partnership, driver partners will discount on fuels in IOCL petrol pumps across the country.

Uber India expands its footprints, now operates in 40 cities

Uber India expands its footprints, now operates in 40 cities

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 08 Apr, 2019

Uber has announced that it now serves in 40 cities across India having recently inaugurated its ride-hailing services in Agra, Kanpur, Amritsar, Varanasi and Prayagraj in the past few months. Starting today, you'll be able to book a Uber cab in Ranchi and Vijayawada through the Uber app on iOS and Android.

Uber offering  free healthcare benefits for drivers and delivery partners

Uber offering free healthcare benefits for drivers and delivery partners

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 01 Mar, 2019

Uber has partnered with the National Health Authority to offer its drivers and delivery partners. The latest scheme has been developed under Ayushman Bharat and offers up to Rs 5,00,000 of healthcare benefits per year for free when undergoing secondary and tertiary treatment in government and private hospitals.

Uber allows free calls between passengers and drivers through VoIP inside the app

Uber allows free calls between passengers and drivers through VoIP inside the app

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 Feb, 2019

The free voice calling is being offered as a VoIP or Voice over IP service which was added as functionality to global users of Uber at the end of October. However, it took Uber four additional months to push the service in India. The move comes as a more affordable calling solution between drivers and riders.

Uber launches UberGo cab service in Patna

Uber launches UberGo cab service in Patna

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 15 Jan, 2019

Consumers in Patna will be able to book rides on UberGo by downloading the Uber app on their smartphones.

Uber introduces Gift Cards that can be redeemed on rides and Uber Eats

Uber introduces Gift Cards that can be redeemed on rides and Uber Eats

By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Sep, 2018

The Gift Cards comes with different value including Rs 500, Rs 1000, Rs 2000, Rs 3000, Rs 5000 and Rs 10,000. The company is also offering GIFT05 promocode for getting Rs 100 cashback on Paytm with the purchase of new Gift Card.

Uber Air to bring urban aviation to Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru

Uber Air to bring urban aviation to Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 Aug, 2018

Uber Air will offer urban aerial ride sharing which will minimise road congestion several folds as the population of cities increase. Uber says that the company will be able to make this a reality within the next five years when Uber customers will be able to book a flight on demand with the push of a button.

Uber bookings on Google Maps discontinued

Uber bookings on Google Maps discontinued

By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Jun, 2018

Uber integration was pulled from Google Maps for iOS last summer, but in a teardown of the Maps version 9.72 APK for Android in February of this year, the feature was still present.

Uber Lite launched in India, weighs in at 5 MB

Uber Lite launched in India, weighs in at 5 MB

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 12 Jun, 2018

The cab-hailing service is looking to welcome its next million users from emerging markets with a stripped down version of its original app which now weighs in at just 5 MB and is designed to work with slower than average internet connectivity and compatibility with any Android device.

Uber Movement will provide traffic insights in India for improved mobility

Uber Movement will provide traffic insights in India for improved mobility

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 29 May, 2018

The move comes in collaboration with several government agencies in India with an aim to help authorities and urban planners manage infrastructure and traffic mobility more efficiently. The service has been rolled out in Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Delhi.

Uber offering free rides if you take part in IPL Trivia Quiz

Uber offering free rides if you take part in IPL Trivia Quiz

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 10 Apr, 2018

Users who enter the quiz from April 9-15 will get a chance to win free Uber rides worth Rs 500.

Self-driving Uber SUV kills a pedestrian

Self-driving Uber SUV kills a pedestrian

By: The Mobile Indian network, , Mumbai - 21 Mar, 2018

This marks the first known accident that involves a self-driving car.

Uber launches its mobile web-based version in India

Uber launches its mobile web-based version in India

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 20 Nov, 2017

The brand has unveiled two new features, including the ride for a guest and call to ride functionality.

Uber update,  lets add Multiple Stops in a ride

Uber update, lets add Multiple Stops in a ride

By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 28 Oct, 2017

The user will be able to make changes during the trip, by adding and removing stops in real time.