Top Uber story from CNN: Uber partners with Meta to launch ride-booking via WhatsApp in India

From CNN:

New Delhi (CNN Business)Uber wants to make booking a ridein Indiaas easy as sending a WhatsApp message.

The San Francisco-based company has partnered with Meta(FB) to launch a ride booking ability via its WhatsApp service in India, the two tech firms said in a statement on Thursday.

The integration — the first of its kind for the ride-hailing giant — will allow people to book an Uber ride without having to download the company’s app. Everything from user registration and ride-booking to getting a trip receipt will be managed within the WhatsApp chat interface.

The service is being rolled out first in the northern city of Lucknow, and will be expanded to other Indian cities soon, the statement added.

Continue reading Uber partners with Meta to launch ride-booking via WhatsApp in India on CNN

Do you have a complaint about Uber or Uber Eats, such as overcharges or fraud? Take your claim to FairShake, the consumer advocacy service.


Read More:

FairShake is aggregating links to consumer news stories across the web. We claim no rights to the snippets featured.

Latest news

Wells Fargo customers take note: The Sixers rocked the Wells Fargo Center

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: They have won every game Harden has played for them. Feels like something special is brewing. The...

Hold PayPal responsible: PayPal Hides Pay-Later Plan’s Overdraft Fee Risk, Suit Says

From Bloomberg Law: PayPal Inc. falsely touts its “Pay in 4" installment program to low-income customers as a free service,...

Take action against Wells Fargo: In latest Zelle scam, Wells Fargo customers lose thousands after fraudsters pose as bank employees

From WABC-TV: CONCORD, Calif. -- Amid the rise in popularity of quick-pay apps, scammers are also increasingly using digital payment...

Airbnb headlines: CNBC Excerpts: Airbnb Co-Founder & CEO Brian Chesky Speaks with CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin on “Squawk Box” Today

From CNBC: WHEN: Today, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 WHERE: CNBC's "Squawk Box" Following are excerpts from the unofficial transcript of a CNBC...

The Philadelphia Inquirer on Wells Fargo: Will James Harden’s home debut reignite the Sixers’ dominance at Wells Fargo Center?

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: The Sixers are 16-13 at home this season, and have a difficult schedule in March. Doc...

DirecTV expels RT from its lineup, dealing a major blow to the Russia-backed outlet in the US, says CNN

From CNN: New York (CNN Business)DirecTV is cutting ties with RT, the Russia-backed television network infamous for promoting Vladimir Putin's...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you