Cashless private car service Uber launched in a limited beta in Sydney today. It’s a little more expensive than traditional cabs, but it’s far classier. Right now, Uber is offering $20-off for new users when you use the promo code “stealthsydney” when you sign up.
Lunchtime Deal: $20 Free Uber Credit For New Users
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