Uber Launches Its Own Loyalty Program, Uber Rewards

Uber has launched its own loyalty program, Uber Rewards. Like most loyalty programs, it has various status levels (four in this case), and the ability to earn points and redeem them. You redeem your points for Uber cash, which is added automatically to your cash balance.

Uber Loses License to Operate in London as of September 30, 2017

Uber has lost its license to operate in London, UK after Transport For London (TFL), the transport regulator for London, refused to renew its operating license. TFL concluded that Uber was not a “Fit and Proper” company to hold a private hire permit. The current Uber license expires on September 30, 2017.

Uber Adds In App Tipping

Uber has announced that finally, they will allow users to tip their drivers through the app. The change was announced in an email titled 180 days of change which set out a series of policy the company will be bringing in over the next six months.