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Uber Reveals the Pawsibility of Reminders With #UberKITTENS

We look forward to UberKITTENS with immense anticipation every year, and we know our users do too.

ETA Phone Home: How Uber Engineers an Efficient Route

How the Uber Map Services Team thought about building our most advanced Routing Engine to date, improving ETAs and powering products like uberPOOL.

Ride Reminders Available Now Through the Uber API

Starting today, developers can use the Uber API to set a reminder for a future trip using the new Ride Reminders API.

Building the #UberBot on CodeFights for Uber Engineering

If you think you could out-solve Uber Engineering, here’s the chance to prove it. We’ve partnered with CodeFights to bring you the #UberBot.

China, Your Uber API Is Arriving Now!

Empowering developers to build moving experiences using the Uber API is a key part of our mission of transportation.

Engineer Q&A: Doing Data Science at Uber Engineering

This week, Emi Wang dishes out data knowledge on what she’s been up to at Uber since she joined in September 2012.

Uber + HackingEDU

HackingEDU’s mission has remained unchanged: to inspire the next generation of college students to solve the problems that restrict today’s educational system.

Service-Oriented Architecture: Scaling the Uber Engineering Codebase As We Grow

Moving away from a monolithic codebase to a service-oriented architecture (SOA) has not been an easy task. Here's a brief glimpse of the scalability problems we've faced and the steps we've taken to solve them.

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

With Remote Beta’s diverse demographic, developers were challenged to use the Uber API to create an experience that would simplify day-to-day tasks for users in the community.

Learning as a New Grad on the Uber Engineering Money Team

One of our new graduate hires from 2014, Cory, recounts a lesson learned from deploying code with a bug for our payment systems on a Friday.

Uber’s First Hackathon in Lagos, Nigeria

Our team partnered with TechCabal to encourage Nigerian app developers to participate in our global hackathon.

Announcing Uber Engineering’s Open Source Site

Announcing Uber’s Open Source Site, highlighting some of the best open source projects from our public Github page.

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

Uber hosted its second onsite hackathon with MakerSquare with the challenge of building an app using the Uber API within 24 hours.

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

Uber is teaming up with Code Fellows to support aspiring developers in Seattle, Portland, and Chicago.

The Pulse of a City: How People Move Using Uber Engineering

When do people most frequently request rides? Using Uber Data in 2014, we see how cities around the world have different rhythms of movement. Here's the pulse of New York City, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Miami.

Introducing the New Developer Dashboard: Part 1

We’re excited to announce a few updates to our developer dashboard as part of our ongoing commitment to find new ways to support the developer community.

Mapway Follows Three Step Process to Increase Signups and First Rides on All Four Apps

Mapway integrated the Uber API into their mobile apps to include Uber as a transportation option for their customers.

Uber Engineering Team Profile: Uber for Business

U4B Engineering Manager Hao Truong gives an engineering perspective behind the making of U4B, one of our fastest growing Uber products launched this past summer.

Octopus to the Rescue: the Fascinating World of Inter-App Communications at Uber Engineering

Two months ago we saw our platform-agnostic test runner, called Octopus, spring to life to get our mobile builds on the move.

Introducing #LADYENG at Uber Engineering

When you work at one of the fastest-growing companies in the world, you get used to building some pretty awesome things. Our internal #LadyEng organization was founded in 2014 to improve the recruitment process, career opportunities, and general work environment for women engineers and other technical roles. Here, we highlight a few of our members and what they've been working on over the past year.

StubHub + Uber = Your Golden Ticket to Exclusive Events

Uber and StubHub are teaming up to make it easier than ever to get the best ride to your event with our new Ride Reminders service.

Uber and DevLeague Team Up to Help Aspiring Developers in Hawaii

We will be partnering up with DevLeague in an effort to expand our developer outreach to the islands of Hawaii.

Project Mezzanine: The Great Migration

What happens when you have to migrate hundreds of millions of rows of data and 100 services over several weeks with dozens of engineers, while simultaneously serving millions of rides? The story of how Uber moved to Mezzanine in 2014.

An Intro to the Uber Engineering Blog

Introducing our engineering blog, #UberEng.

Outside Hacks Winners Create an App That Merges Traffic Conditions With Uber

utside Hacks is not only the largest music festival hackathon in California, but it’s also the official hackathon for Outside Lands music festival.

Uber and Hack Reactor Expand Outreach to Aspiring Developers

Uber will be working with Hack Reactor Remote Beta to expand developer outreach and help train engineers with our expertise in API development.

Uber and Outside Hacks Bring Hackathon to Outside Lands Festival

Outside Hacks has become the official hackathon for Outside Lands and the first large scale music festival hackathon in California.

Moleskine Integrates Uber Into Their New Calendar App

Moleskine offers a suite of apps, including Moleskine Timepage on iOS.

Introducing Cash Rewards

As we continue to grow, our team is always looking for new ways to support our developers.

Announcing the Winners of Uber’s Virtual Hackathon

Over 1500 developers from around the world have participated in our two month long hackathon.

Uber and MakerSquare Work Together to Hone the Best JS Developers

Uber and MakerSquare will be working together to design an advanced JavaScript curriculum.

Hackathon: Building to Make a Difference

With 48 hours on the clock, students were challenged to build an app that leveraged the Uber API.

Foursquare and Uber

With Uber’s API, partners like Foursquare can save their users even more time by removing the burden of figuring out how to get to the next spot in your day.

Pebble Puts the Power of Uber Into Your Watch

Starting today Uber will be integrated into Pebble with a one-of-a-kind experience.

Uber and Coding Dojo Work Together to Help Aspiring Developers

Uber and Coding Dojo will be working together to build a hands-on curriculum that will not only leverage Uber’s expertise in API development, but it will also help the students become the next generation of technology leaders.

Improving Your Daily Outlook

With the Uber add-in for Outlook, you can set an Uber ride reminder for any calendar event with a single tap.

Updates by Request: Webhooks, Estimates, and Receipts

It has been a little over a month since we launched the Request endpoint and so far we’ve seen quite a bit of interest from our developer community.

Go Deep on Windows Phone

Uber for Windows Phone now accepts deep linking just like our iOS and Android apps.

Tripcase Increases Conversion by Understanding Their User Audience

TripCase integrated the Uber API last August to provide their travelers with the ability to quickly request an Uber car directly from their app.

Take Your Users for a Spin

With the Request endpoint, you can now build applications that incorporate the entire Uber experience.

Bluesmart Puts the Power of Uber Into Your Carry On

Bluesmart, a Y Combinator startup, created a high quality carry-on suitcase that lets users control their suitcase using their phone.

Uber and Ziosk Reinvent Your Dining Experience

Today Ziosk announced a partnership with Uber to further enhance the dining experience for their customers, starting with Chili’s Bar and Grill.

Transit App’s Focus on Design Leads to High Conversion

Transit App reimagines the everyday commute using new technologies and services to let users accurately find their next departure instantly.

Citi Collaborates With Uber on Citi Mobile Challenge

believe that the opportunities of using Uber to bridge the gap between Financial Technology and consumers are only limited by your creativity.

Weave Uses the Uber API to Help Bring Professionals Face to Face

Using Uber’s API, Weave was able to provide an on-demand solution for their customers to get from digital swipe to in-person meet-up.

Dining with Zomato and Uber

With the Uber API, we aim to bring the magic of Uber to a variety of industries and together, make cities more vibrant and accessible.

Uber’s API Helps Trulia Customers Find Their Dream Homes

Trulia customers will be able to visit home listings simply by getting an Uber right from the Trulia mobile experience.

Carpooling Just Picked Up Uber’s API

We're announcing a unique integration with popular long-haul ridesharing app Carpooling.

Creating an On-Demand Experience With Sosh

Sosh has officially integrated with Uber, bringing on-demand transportation to their customers to make the transition from planning to doing.

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