• Research Shows Uber Helps DUIs Decrease Across Ten Cities

    6 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Research has shown that Uber is helping to decrease the number of DUIs across ten different cities since it has launched in 2009. This is according to data analyzed by Moll Law Group, which has compiled the data into a nice little infographic that you can see split up into a gallery of images below. The information in the data is based on the number of DUIs in the included cities two years before Uber started in each of those locations and tracks the DUIs for a number of subsequent years thereafter. In every single city the number of DUIs decreased by a significant amount over time though...
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  • Uber is sharing a little more of its driving data with cities

    Uber is sharing a little more of its driving data with cities

    6 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Uber has quietly partnered with the National Association of City Transportation Officials and the Open Transport Partnership, on a project called SharedStreets. SharedStreets was launched on February 22nd, allowing cities and companies like Uber to exchange information in an effort to help develop street and curb infrastructure within a city. The project tracks driving habits such as congestion, hard breaking and rapid acceleration, which can help cities locate dangerous streets that could possibly be redesigned. The ability to map curb side interactions such as taxi drop off and pick up...
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