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Uber Trip Experiences + API Update


Yesterday we announced an exciting new feature for developers — Uber Trip Experiences.

In addition we are also releasing a series of refinements, updates and great new endpoints to the API to make it even easier for you to …

Are You Afraid of the Deep Link?


The easiest way to get started with integrating your app with Uber is often a contextually relevant deep-link into the Uber app. However sending users away from your app can often feel like a bad idea. You’ve heard of FOMO, …

TransLoc & Uber Partner to Pioneer a New Standard in Public Transit


Today we are excited to announce an API integration with leading transportation technology provider, TransLoc, to create a new standard in public transit and private technology collaboration. This milestone seeks to combine the best of private transportation and public transit …

Uber + MedStar = Driving Towards a Healthier Future


Patients who miss medical appointments or have to reschedule at the last minute frequently cite transportation as a factor. That’s why we’re excited to announce a collaboration with MedStar Health, the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the DC metro …

Improving Cities With the Uber API in Beijing


We’re excited to announce our Improving Cities with the Uber API hackathon in Beijing, China, which will be held January 16th — 17th, 2016!

This event, organized along with Tsinghua University and Microsoft Ventures, will focus on building the next …

Experiences That Moved Us in 2015


It’s been a busy year and it’s been great to see how far the Uber API and developer community has come. Before 2015 quickly comes to a close, we wanted to take a moment and look back and reflect on …

Getting Hip to Chat: Connecting With Enterprise Messaging


Every day Uber helps companies move faster and smarter. When it comes to business users, we’re dedicated to improving the experience of both business travelers and companies with tools like Uber for Business and Business Profiles. But it doesn’t stop …

Tap a Button. Get a Ride. From Every App.


Uber’s core promise has always been ‘Tap a button, get a ride’. Since the early days that simple interaction has changed people’s lives.

Today we’re excited to announce the first version of a new kind of button — the official …

DevLeague and Uber Host a Hawaii-Wide Hackathon


In late October, T offering a twelve-week long full-time course and a twenty-six week long part-time course.

We had the delight of watching 74 DevLeague hackers spread across four Hawaiian islands — connected by a video stream and a Slack …

Practo & Uber Deliver Rides to Better Health


Every day billions of people struggle to receive quality healthcare, to find the right doctor or diagnostic centre, and simply to arrive at their appointments reliably and hassle-free. That’s why today we’re proud to announce that we’ve partnered with Practo

Uber + Slack + Weekend


A story of open APIs

What do you get when you combine a group of entrepreneurial hackers, a single weekend, and two open APIs? A brand new Slack command to request an Uber without pulling out your phone — built …

Uber Reveals the Pawsibility of Reminders With #UberKITTENS


Few events are as beloved as UberKITTENS — who can resist on-demand furry friends? We look forward to KITTENS with immense anticipation every year, and we know our users do too. We also know that there’s nothing more devastating than …

Ride Reminders Available Now Through the Uber API


With Deep Links and the Uber API, we make it easy for your users to instantly order a ride that will show up in minutes. Enabling immediate on-demand rides in your app creates amazing experiences, but many of our developer …

China, Your Uber API Is Arriving Now!


It’s been a big week for Uber in China. On Wednesday we announced uberCOMMUTE in Chengdu, and today we’re excited to announce the general availability of the Uber API in China.

Empowering developers to build moving experiences using the …

Uber + HackingEDU


Gaining momentum in education

Back in March, we announced a partnership with the University of Maryland to support student-generated innovations. Today, we’re excited to expand that effort by teaming up with HackingEDU.

Although a lot has changed since their …

Uber and Hack Reactor Remote Beta Host Their First Immersive Online Hackathon


Back in July we announced our partnership with Hack Reactor Remote Beta and in August we had the chance to co-host our first hackathon together. If you’re unfamiliar with Hack Reactor Remote Beta, the team’s mission has always been …

Uber’s First Hackathon in Lagos, Nigeria


Back in July we hosted our first international hackathon with TechCabal in Lagos, Nigeria. Our team partnered with TechCabal to encourage Nigerian app developers to participate in our global hackathon and highlight some of the great talent in Africa.

Six …

Student Uses Uber API to Create an App That Helps Travelers Explore Cities


A few weeks ago, Uber hosted its second onsite hackathon with MakerSquare at the MakerSquare campus in San Francisco. The competition challenged students and alumni to build an app using the Uber API within 24 hours.

At the end of …

Uber and Code Fellows Expand Developer Outreach to PNW and the Midwest


As part of our ongoing efforts to connect with and give back to the developer community in areas beyond Silicon Valley, Uber is teaming up with Code Fellows to support aspiring developers in Seattle, Portland, and Chicago. Code Fellows has …

Introducing the New Developer Dashboard: Part 1


Since the launch of our API a year ago, the developer dashboard has been the first point of interaction that developers encounter when using our API. In this last year, we’ve received a lot of great feedback about how we …

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