Uber Journey Tracker allows you to comply with relations in actual-time

Uber Trip Tracker lets you follow family members in real-time

Uber introduced a useful new replace to its “Household Profiles” function at present. The brand new Journey Tracker routinely provides you a heads up when somebody in your Household Profile hops in an Uber and lets you comply with alongside and ensure they arrive safely at their vacation spot.

Whereas customers can technically add anybody to their Uber Household (and foot the invoice for his or her Uber rides), the brand new function is meant for conditions like sending your child to high school or ensuring your growing older granny will get a experience again from the grocery retailer. Or, you might merely get a heads up when your vital different is on their method house from the workplace. Whoever is in command of the household profile will get a notification and an actual-time map with the passenger’s route. Consider it as a stay model of a journey receipt.

Household Profiles at the moment are obtainable in each metropolis the place Uber operates and based on TechCrunch they’re used most steadily within the U.S., Brazil, Mexico, Indonesia and Colombia. The Household function is reportedly fashionable in Latin America the place most households solely have one bank card, however no less than within the U.S., Los Angeles boasts the Household Profile with probably the most members in it.