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Uber brings cheaper UberX taxi alternative to London

The car-hire firm has brought a less expensive version of its service to the U.K. capital for those who don't want to pay a premium for a ride in a luxury car.

By July 11, 2013

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Uber cuts ride-share prices below taxi fares

The car service's peer-to-peer option is now cheaper than a taxi in San Francisco, one of its biggest markets. It's a fare warning to competitors.

By June 12, 2013

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New Yorkers can pay for taxis via e-hailing apps within 60 days

A deputy commissioner at the New York Taxi & Limousine Commission also says the Hailo hailing app should be approved this week and join just-approved rival app Uber.

By May 1, 2013

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Uber taxi-hailing service returns to NYC streets, without payments

Private-car summoning service launches pilot program allowing taxi customers to use a smartphone app to request a cab. But the app won't accept payments, at least at first.

By April 30, 2013

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Judge gives taxi-hailing apps in NYC the go-ahead

After a lawsuit put a yearlong e-hail pilot program on hold, taxi-hailing app startups like Uber, GetTaxi, and Hailo are now given a green light.

By April 23, 2013

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Uber clears up San Francisco taxi ownership concerns

Car-summoning app Uber has issued a statement to quash rumors the startup operates taxi cabs in San Francisco.

By April 11, 2013

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4G free in taxis courtesy of EE from today

EE is offering taxi passengers in London and Birmingham the chance to experience the UK’s only 4G network via Wi-Fi for free.

By April 2, 2013

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Uber taxi service goes to Washington, D.C.

Following last month's legislative win, the on-call car service rolls out its taxi option in the nation's capital.

By January 14, 2013

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NYC turns to pilot program for app to hail taxis

After foot-dragging by the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission, a pilot program that lets users summon a taxi with a smartphone app is becoming a reality.

By December 12, 2012

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Trade ads for free Internet in your London taxi

A new initiative aimed for early next year will give London cab riders free Internet time in exchange for watching advertisements.

By December 10, 2012