Uber Launches its Freelance Taxi Dream in Newcastle

By Gary Cutlack on at

Today's the day the people of Newcastle can book taxis through their phone apps en masse, thanks to Uber launching across the city. The disruptive people carrier is bringing its UberX version of its service to the city to begin with, and will officially start touting for business via its mobile app from 4:00pm today. [Chronicle via Engadget]