Uber on Monday closed its purchase of the bike-sharing startup Jump.
Uber is a ride-sharing service available in hundreds of cities around the world. Like , you can book your trip, communicate with your driver and receive text updates when they get close -- all from the Uber app on your phone.
It has become a popular alternative to taxis, but Uber has had a tough time amidand , Travis Kalanick.
Uber has been in the news in recent weeks due towith one of the company's self-driving cars. The company has since stopped its autonomous vehicle testing in Tempe, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and Toronto.