If you want to go from one place to another there is many ways to do it by now. One of the newer alternatives to public transport and taxis is to take an Uber. Since the launch more and more people have started to make use of the company, and in the course of time many people have replaced the taxis and public transport with Uber, however, there are still some people who are quite skeptical about this new concept.
The company Uber was founded in 2009 by Travis Kalanick and launched in 2012 . The company is considered the most valuable startup in the world with a valuation of at least $60 billion , and it revolves around the Uber drivers, who consists of both amateur drivers as well as professional drivers .
Uber makes use of smartphone connectivity, which makes it possible for the customers to arrange an Uber ride, track their Uber driver and pay the bill through the Uber app .
Uber has drivers in more than 440 cities across 6 continents including countries such as Canada, the USA, parts of Europe and Asia, where it has achieved great popularity, however, there are simultaneously countries which are against this concept, which has led to them banning Uber .