UberCommute is the corporate's new carpooling service for drivers
Uber has launched yet one more product referred to as “UberCommute,” which the corporate describes as “carpooling on the press of a button.” In contrast to the UberPool service that is geared extra in the direction of passengers prepared to share rides with strangers, although, this one is particularly for drivers going to sure places who simply need to cut up the price of the journey. The San Francisco agency is launching Commute in its primary metropolis, and surprisingly, it isn’t a US metropolis: it is Chengdu, China. Drivers merely need to log into the app and enter their vacation spot, and it will present them passengers (utilizing China’s UberPool app referred to as Individuals’s Uber+) going the identical means, together with the fare they will earn from choosing them up.
The corporate says it launched the product within the Asian nation, as a result of individuals there are on the lookout for extra and new methods to journey affordably. As well as, it may be a part of the corporate’s plan to overhaul its largest Chinese language rival, Didi Kuaidi, which has been investing in Uber rivals in an effort to shift its focus elsewhere. If the service takes off in China, Uber hopes to make it obtainable to drivers in additional cities all over the world.
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