UBER Technologies Inc is also known as Uber is a peer-to-peer ridesharing, taxi cab, food delivery, uber works motor bikes, bicycle-sharing, and transportation network company (TNC) headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States and expanded to a network of more than 785 metropolitan areas worldwide. Its platforms can be accessed through websites and mobile apps.
As of April 2016, Uber was valued at 650 crores (US$6.5 billion)
UBER was founded on March 2009, in San Francisco, Califonia, United States, and the founder Travis Kalanick and Garrett Camp.
Travis Cordell Kalanick is an American billionaire businessman. He is the co-founder of Scour, a peer to peer file sharing application, Red Swoosh, and Uber works, a transportation network company.
Travis Cordell Kalanick
Garrett Camp is a Canadian businessman and investor. He co-founded StumbleUpon, a web-discovery platform, and co-founded Uber, a transportation network company in 2009.
In 2013, USA Today tech Company of the year is UBER
Now, they operates across 25 Cities in India. These Includes such as Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Goa, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Kota, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangaluru, Manipal, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagpur, Nashik, Noida, Pondicherry, Pune, Ranchi, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Tirupati, Tirupur, Trichy, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vellore, Vijayawada, Vizag, and Warangal.
Uber works as offers various levels of services, ranging from economic to luxury travel. Uber uses a dynamic pricing model; prices vary based on extended time and distance as well as the time. At the end of the ride, payment is made based on the rider’s pre-selected choices, and the services accept, both cash and cashless payment like as Google Pay, Apple Pay, cash, or, in India, Paytm or Unified Payments Interface.
Rider service levels, available in certain cities, include:
Uber has a global partnership with TomTom GPS service to provide maps and traffic data for the Uber driver app. Uber also maps cities to know the best pick-up and drop-off points.