Little over a year after Uber released its API, Uber continues to add features that propel its offering well beyond a simple ride sharing service. Uber Trip Experiences allows third party apps to access a rider's Uber app and trip details. Think about a ten minute playlist, for a ten minute trip.
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||UberRUSH API compliments the transactional capacity of Uber’s on-demand logistics and delivery platform. It is simply a tool that allows business enterprises and Uber drivers to cooperate in the...||Transportation||02.06.2016|
||Using the Uber API, developers can integrate the power of Uber into 3rd party applications. Calls to the API can be made to request information on available car types, driver location expressed in...||Transportation||08.20.2014|
SurgeProtector aims to empower Uber users by invoking the Uber API to let them know if an area is experiencing surge pricing before ordering a ride.
Last week, UrbanHail, a Boston startup which developed an app to provide real-time price comparisons for Uber, Lyft and taxi services, found its access to the Uber API revoked for violating Uber's terms of service. The startup claims that Uber's actions are "anti-competitive."