Uber

Uber to Require Passengers to Provide Face-Mask Selfies

With face masks becoming more commonplace across the country, many still find it difficult to abide by the wearing rules. Now, Uber is unveiling a method to make sure all riders are wearing their appropriate face coverings.
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Uber Will Require Passengers and Drivers to Wear Face Masks Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Uber will soon require that its passengers and drivers wear face masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. No start date has been reported, but the company is encouraging people to always wear face masks.
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Uber to Offer Riders More Legroom, Less Chatting at a Price

Riders looking to have a little more leg space and a little less talk during their next Uber ride can now shell out a few extra bucks to make that happen. The Associated Press reports that the ride-hailing app is now offering the Uber Comfort upgrade, which guarantees 36 inches of leg room in "...
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Uber to Start Deactivating Accounts of Low-Rated Riders

Uber has announced plans to start deactivating riders if their ratings are too low. The company announced in a blog post on Wednesday that, starting in the U.S. and Canada, riders with a "significantly below average rating" will lose access to the ride-hailing app. CNN reports that the company did...
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Poll: Savage or Sensible - Not Talking to Your Uber Driver

SENSIBLE
59% (24 votes)
SAVAGE
41% (17 votes)
Total votes: 41
Breezy, who's filling in for Whitney most of this week, admitted that when she gets into an Uber she never talks with the driver. She gets in the back and just stares at her phone the entire time. Corey says that's compeltely savage. Do you agree? Vote below!
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Uber Driver Goes Viral for Offering "Ride Type Menu"

If you've spent any time in an Uber you know the ride can be dramatically different based on the driver. Some drivers seemingly work just for the chance to talk with strangers while others would rather drive their car into Lake Ontario before having to have an actual conversation with you. It's...
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