Launched in 2009, Uber has around 100 million users from around the world who take advantage of the ride-sharing app. But do you know the many ways that you can use Uber? Similar to a taxi service, Uber is an on-demand service that allows you to order a car via your smartphone. Since 2009, the company has branched out into other areas, providing food delivery among its services.


01Where is it available

If you're looking to see if you can take advantage of ride-sharing when you go on vacation, there's some good news. Uber is currently available in 69 countries - from North America to the UAE. You do not need to download another app to use it in a different country, and the process of ordering an Uber stays the same.

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