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Uber Passenger Ratings Should Be Public

Uber lets its drivers rate their passengers, and its passengers rate their drivers. These scores should be public.


How To Find Your Uber Passenger Rating

Are you a nightmare passenger or a perfect scorer on Uber? Find out with this handy tweak.


Report: Facebook And Uber Want You To Call A Ride From Messenger

According to a report from Recode, Mark Zuckerberg met with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick to discuss putting an Uber integration within Facebook’s Messenger app. Someday soon, we could order a car in between sending our Facebook friends weird cat stickers.


In The Driver's Seat: On The Road With Uber's Ice Cream Delivery Drivers

10:03am. Briefing time. We’re running three minutes late because we decided to combine some dry ice with washing-up liquid in a coffee cup at HQ. Three minutes of watching smoke and foam pour onto a kitchen bench later, and six Uberees are gathered around a table full of Uber-branded hats, t-shirts and phones. Today they’re on a crack mission to deliver delicious tubs of happiness to Uber customers in the form of Gelato Messina ice cream, and I’m along for the ride.


Uber Is Delivering Ice Cream All Over Australia Today

If you have a sweet Friday craving, Uber is in the business of helping you out today: it’s once again delivering delicious ice cream to cities all over Australia today.


See How Much Of New York City A Taxi Driver Sees In A Single Day

Everybody’s wondered what it’s like to be a taxi driver. Whether riding in the back of a cab contemplating your existence or watching a Robert De Niro movie, we’ve all contemplated how many passengers it takes to make a day’s wages. Now, thanks to some clever code, you can watch it play out before your very eyes.


Delta Put The Most Useful Ad Ever Inside Uber Cars

To promote the fact that Delta has added USB ports to every seat on its long-haul international flights, the airline installed these clever ads — as spotted by Laughing Squid’s Scott Beale — in New York Uber taxis, giving them powered USB ports too so that passengers can recharge their phones.


Uber User 'Held Against Will In High Speed Chase'

When poor old Ryan Simonetti booked a ride on Uber on Tuesday, he was hoping for a quiet journey to his company’s new offices in Washington DC. Instead, he got more than he bargained for.


Optimus Prime Spent Time As An Uber Driver Last Week

Optimus Prime, the head of the Autobots and part-time ostentatious truck, is done shooting his new movie, so before it comes out he decided to chauffeur people around a few cities in the US last week as an Uber driver.


Perth Taxi Drivers In Revolt Over Uber

What would you do if you found one day that your expensive taxi license was at risk from a bunch of upstarts at a software company? That’s what Perth-based drivers are lashing out about, as Uber begins to move into the Western capital.