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IFTTT and Uber Open Up a New Category of Automation Magic


IFTTT empowers people to do more with the services they love. Using Applets (simple automated statements that are triggered by changes in other web services), IFTTT creates new connections of all types. These connections can, for example, automate a suite …

Uber and Samsung Team Up to Leverage Contextual Awareness on Galaxy S8 and S8+


Mobile innovator Samsung is always investing in the development of delightful apps and services that enhance the user experience on its mobile devices. An example of such innovation is Samsung’s recent technology integration with Uber to create and enhance contextual …

Uber and Payfare Partner to Pay Driver-Partners Right Away


Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Kevin Godfrey, CTO of Payfare Inc.

Meet Saleem, Payfare’s very first user. Saleem is one of over two million Uber Driver-Partners globally. Like many on-demand economy earners, he would like his payments …

Snapdeal and Uber Make Getting Around in India a Snap


Snapdeal, India’s largest online marketplace, is the nation’s one-stop shop for all its consumer needs — be it products or services. Started in 2010, the e-retailer already offers more than 30 million products from over 300,000 sellers to 60 …

Button Gives Developers a Way to Offer Uber Rides With Just a Few Lines of Code


Increase your users’ time spent in your mobile experience by 10% or more using the Uber Button

People are increasingly using the mobile phone as the remote control for their life: they use them to find, request, book, and purchase …

Uber and the Washington Post: Integrations Are the Future of Apps


We’re always looking for new ways to serve our readers and meet them wherever they happen to be. In keeping with this focus, we’ve launched an integration with Uber’s Trip Experiences API. This new feature shows live trip status …

Eight Apps Built on the Trip Experiences API to Make Your Uber Ride Awesome


This past January, we announced the Trip Experiences API to enable developers to craft a custom experience for their users based on the context of an Uber trip, opening up new and exciting possibilities for users to engage with the …

Announcing Riders API 1.2 Featuring Upfront Fares, Ride Promotions and Improved Dev Docs


The journey to upfront fares

Today, we are launching support for upfront fares for all of our Riders API v1.2 endpoints. Upfront fares makes it clear for riders to know how much their trip will cost before they request. Upfront …

Hound and Uber — The Voice Interface Future Is Here


We’re on the brink of a voice interface revolution. In an increasingly connected world, we will speak to the products and services around us. And SoundHound, the company behind the eponymous music recognition and discovery app, is ready to …

Introducing Circulation


Today we’re excited to announce our integration with Circulation, the first customizable, patient-centric digital transportation platform that seamlessly integrates with both healthcare systems and Uber’s API. It’s estimated that 3.6 million Americans (including almost one million children) miss medical

A Perfect Match—Foursquare’s Recommendations and Uber’s Rides


It’s 9:30 a.m. Saturday morning, and the countdown to brunch in San Francisco has begun. If you don’t pick a place soon, the wait will be more than an hour — far longer than your hungry stomach can take. Or, …

Relatient and Uber Team Up to Increase Access to Healthcare

Today we’re excited to announce new integrations with healthcare communication company, Relatient, aimed at increasing access to healthcare by overcoming the barrier that annually prevents approximately 3.6 million Americans from receiving health care: lack of transportation.

Through this partnership, …

About the Uber Developer Platform

The Uber Rides API gets your users moving. Add an Uber button or deep link into the Uber app. Embed the entire Uber ride flow in your own app with just a few lines of code using the Ride Request

Help Other Uber Developers and Earn Prizes With the hack.guides() Tutorial Contest

What if there were a Wikipedia for developer resources? That’s what hack.guides() is working towards, creating an open source repository of technical guides and tutorials to improve educational resources for developers. We share a love of knowledge-sharing on the Uber …

Give a Loved One an Uber Ride With Lotsa Helping Hands

We all have someone in our lives who could use a little extra help from time to time. Lotsa Helping Hands helps friends and family form “Care Communities” to coordinate everything from thoughtful notes to meal deliveries. A big part …

uberPOOL, now available in the Uber API

uberPOOL is one of Uber’s fastest-growing services, with over 100,000 people taking pooled trips every week in cities including San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Beijing and Bangalore. As more and more Uber riders choose to carpool, we want to …

Get Around in 22 Countries With Moovit and Uber

In today’s cities, mixing and matching transportation options is a necessity — and while Uber is a key part of many journeys, so are trains, buses, bikesharing and walking. A great transit app helps you consider your options and plan …

Uber + Public Transit by CityMapper


Like peanut butter and jelly, Uber and public transportation complement each other. But planning your route is rarely an easy task. It often requires juggling multiple bus and subway schedules, making sure you leave the house on time, and …

Your Friends, on Demand.

Today we want to showcase another great app built on the Uber API: Teleport!

Built by a great team based out of New York, Teleport is one of the first startups to really push the limits of the API …

Alexa! Your Uber is arriving now


The simplicity of ordering an Uber can be a magical experience and one that we continue to iterate on. Today we are excited to take it one step further by allowing you to request an Uber ride with just your …