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Jaime King used Uber to get to hospital and give birth

Jaime King has revealed she took an Uber to hospital when she went into labour with last October. The 35-year-old American actress and model told host Conan O'Brien that an ambulance was too 'dramatic'. She explains her decision in the video below: 'they [Uber] say 'three minutes away', with an ambulance you don't know. I can rely on…

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Sadie HaleJaime King used Uber to get to hospital and give birth
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Uber may soon run your errands for you with ‘corner store’ service

Uber has nearly conquered the globe with its super efficient, super easy on-demand taxi app and now it wants to make our lives even easier by helping us run all of our errands as well as helping us to get from A to B when we're tired, lazy or in a rush. According to The Next Web,…

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Becca CaddyUber may soon run your errands for you with ‘corner store’ service
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Is Facebook about to partner with Uber?

With Facebook in a great position after its latest earnings call, and Uber in a not so great position with Seoul looking to ban its service we are left with reports that the two are looking to join forces and collaborate. The idea itself is to integrate Uber directly into Facebook's messenger app, this has been done…

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Craig FoxIs Facebook about to partner with Uber?
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Is Uber about to get banned and replaced in Seoul?

Uber has hit a massive stumbling block this week with the Seoul government planning to ban its app and revoke its business license. On top of that, they have said they plan to launch a competitor in the city. The Seoul city council has said: 'We are looking into related laws to block Uber and similar…

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Craig FoxIs Uber about to get banned and replaced in Seoul?
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Uber victory: Transport for London releases statement siding with app in cabbies row

Bad news for black cab drivers, but good news for ride-sharing apps (and their users): Transport for London (TfL) has released a statement confirming that Uber is operating legally in London. Cabbies had previously challenged TfL’s position, because Uber drivers calculate journey distances and fares using an app. Taxi drivers say this is equivalent to…

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Diane ShipleyUber victory: Transport for London releases statement siding with app in cabbies row
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Tomorrow you can even Uber your wedding

It may have been in the news lately for being divisive, but Uber really just wants to have some good publicity for a change bring people together. So tomorrow it's offering couples the chance to Uber their weddings. To celebrate Pride weekend in San Francisco, this Saturday anyone in the city who opens the app will…

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Diane ShipleyTomorrow you can even Uber your wedding
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Uber's row with London cabbies headed for High Court

Transport for London (TfL) has referred its row over car hire app Uber to the High Court. TfL was challenged by black cab union the Licensed Taxi Drivers Association (LTDA) over its decision that Uber doesn't break the Private Hire Vehicles Act. The union claims that an app used by Uber drivers to calculate journey…

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Diane ShipleyUber's row with London cabbies headed for High Court

London cabbies don't like Uber and plan 'severe chaos' in protest

London's black cab drivers aren't happy about Uber and plan to bring "severe chaos" to the capital as a protest against the growing popularity of the smartphone taxi-booking app. As if the capital's cabbies weren't already grumpy enough, they're now planning to bring "chaos, congestion and confusion" to the streets of London because, in their…

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Becca CaddyLondon cabbies don't like Uber and plan 'severe chaos' in protest