Uber finally adds tipping, though usually in name cities to start

Uber is in repairs control mode following a fibre of disastrous stories in a press. It’s gotten so bad that CEO Travis Kalanick has stepped down. So now, Uber is rising a module to damp a drivers called “180 Days of Change.” The initial change is tipping, that somehow Uber hadn’t combined in a 8 years of existence.


Riders will now be offering a choice to tip their motorist when rating a ride. It includes buttons for $1, $2, and $5 tips, as good as a tradition option. Uber says it will not take a cut of tips—that all goes to a motorist and can be cashed out during any time with Instant Pay. In addition, drivers will now get paid if they wait some-more than dual mins for a rider (so don’t be late). Drivers can also set their possess destinations so they’ll usually get riders who are going in a same ubiquitous direction.

Tipping is rolling out solemnly in a US with only 3 cities upheld during launch: Seattle, Minneapolis, and Houston. Uber skeleton to supplement some-more cities in a entrance weeks until all US cities have tipping by a finish of Jul 2017. There’s no word on tipping outward a US.


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