Uber app redesign puts Eats front and center – CNET

This second version of Uber’s new app is expected to roll out to users in early October. Uber Uber announced Thursday the first major overhaul to its rider app in three years. The ride-hailing company unveiled two possible versions of the app, both of which put more of an emphasis on its food delivery service,…

Uber app redesign puts Eats front and center – CNET

This second version of Uber’s new app is expected to roll out to users in early October.
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Uber announced Thursday the first major overhaul to its rider app in three years. The ride-hailing company unveiled two possible versions of the app, both of which put more of an emphasis on its food delivery service, Uber Eats.No longer just a ride-hailing service, Uber now has bikes and scooters for rent in several cities. In other places, it’s integrated public transportation into the app. It’s also partnered with tens of thousands of restaurants and chains for Uber Eats, including McDonald’s, Starbucks and Ben & Jerry’s.”We see a world where this will open up even more of the experiences you can get from the Uber app,” Nundu Janakiram, Uber’s director of product, said in an interview. “This is kind of the natural evolution.” Uber debuted on Wall Street in May and has since been struggling as a public company. It’s seen plummeting stock prices, quarterly revenue loss, layoffs of more than 800 employees and an exodus of
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