Uber One subscription launches in UK with 5% off rides and free Uber Eats delivery for £5.99/month

Uber One launches in the UK: Subscription service includes 5% off rides, free Uber Eats delivery and special offers for £5.99/month Uber One has launched in the UK, having already launched in 18 markets It costs £5.99/month or £59.99 annually, and includes five per cent off rides, free Uber Eats delivery, and special offers Uber claims … Read more

Brooklyn’s grandparents Ted and Hilary wait for an Uber after post-nuptial brunch

Brooklyn Beckham’s wedding to Nicola Peltz was an explosion of wealth, celebrity and media scrutiny.  And while most of the high-profile family were spotted driving expensive vintage cars over the course of the weekend, Brooklyn’s grandad Ted and step-grandmother Hilary were spotted sticking to traditional and less costly modes of transport.   After the family relished … Read more

Uber stocks jump 4% as it reaches deal to list NYC taxis on its app to help ease driver shortage

Uber announced Thursday that New Yorkers will soon be able to hail a yellow cabs via its app – news that led to a more than four percent spike in Uber’s stock price.   The ridesharing company said it decided to team up with its one-time rival the NYC Taxi and Limousine commission in an attempt to … Read more

Uber raises its profit forecast 15% to $150 million for the quarter

Uber raised its outlook for first-quarter core profit on Monday, saying its ridehailing business was recovering faster than expected as the economy reopens and more people travel. In a regulatory filing boosting profit outlook to $150 million, Uber said it had seen a surge in profitable airport rides and an increase in commuting as offices … Read more

UberSki comes to Europe with a service launching in France

UberSki service launches in France, with riders able to order a flat-rate car equipped with four-wheel-drive and a rack for skis and snowboards via the app It’s the first time the service has been made available in Europe  It will be accessible from Grenoble station between February 16 and March 16  Riders simply tap an … Read more

Uber Eats driver is caught on a Ring doorbell camera scratching his crotch before deliver

Uber Eats driver is caught on a Ring doorbell camera scratching his crotch before delivering McDonald’s to a customer Mother-of-one Alex Wright, 22, ordered McDonald’s to her home in Chesterfield She watched on her Ring doorbell as the delivery driver scratched his crotch Ms Wright says she is yet to receive a refund for a … Read more

Uber driver details how she picked up the man she was dating while he was with another woman

An Uber driver has detailed how she got a ride request from the man she was dating and another woman, saying he didn’t speak a word to her the entire time. Jen Worden, 25, from Pennsylvania, went viral on TikTok last week after she shared a video of herself re-enacting the moment she realized she … Read more

IKEA latest living room must-have: the new wifi speaker that doubles as a stylish piece of art

Shoppers lose it over IKEA’s VERY fancy new living room tech buy: ‘It looks like a painting’ IKEA has launched a stylish new WiFi speaker that looks like a chic piece of art  The $299 Symfonisk picture frame speaker is now available in Australian stores   It connects to WiFi and allows you to stream music … Read more