BlackBerry Apps

The best apps and games for your BlackBerry 7 smartphone - 2014 edition

BlackBerry Apps

Celebrate 5 years of BlackBerry World with 5 free premium apps!

BlackBerry Apps

Twitter for BlackBerry smartphones gets an update in the Beta Zone

BlackBerry Apps

Official Twitter app updated for all devices

BlackBerry Apps

Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones updated to version 4.2.0.10

BlackBerry Apps

Viber rolls out update for legacy devices

BlackBerry Apps

Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones updated to version 4.1.0.20

BlackBerry Apps

Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones updated to version 4.2.0.4 in the beta zone

BlackBerry Apps

New version of Facebook for BlackBerry OS devices hits the Beta Zone

BlackBerry Apps

LinkedIn app updated for BlackBerry OS devices

BlackBerry Apps

New version of Google Talk hits the BlackBerry Beta Zone for legacy devices

BlackBerry Apps

Nimbuzz launches all new version for BlackBerry smartphones

Devices

What's the latest from Mobile Innovations at BlackBerry Live

BlackBerry Apps

New app for BlackBerry Server admins released

BlackBerry Apps

FileScout updated to v4.0.0.3 for BlackBerry smartphones

BlackBerry Apps

It's opening day - Get your BlackBerry ready baseball season!

BlackBerry Apps

Facebook gets updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone for legacy devices

BlackBerry Apps

Stop overpaying at the pump with GasBuddy for BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry Apps

Hey sports fans - Check out CBS Sports for BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry Apps

BlackBerry Navigator rolling out to more countries in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

< >

Need a ride? You can now order a private car with Uber for BlackBerry 7 smartphones

Uber
By James Richardson on 26 Mar 2013 01:54 pm EDT
2
loading...
0
loading...
49
loading...

I hadn't heard of Uber before but it looks to be a pretty cool service if you need to get around town and don't mind spending a few bucks doing so - maybe a service for business men/women? Essentially the Uber app will pinpoint your location and send a private car to pick you up. The app will even let you know how long until the driver will be with you - clever stuff.

The service is restricted to the USA and Canada at the moment but it is also available in good old London Town. Prices are not cheap hence why I think this will be a business service rather than a alternative to public transport. But with so many business folk still rocking BlackBerry 7 devices I'm sure the service does pretty well.

More information/Download Uber for BlackBerry 7

16 comments

Reader comments

Need a ride? You can now order a private car with Uber for BlackBerry 7 smartphones

16 Comments
Sort by Rating

Hitting up the top comments for this, but if you're using Uber for the first time, use promo code: 'ubertdotpromo'
to get 10$ credit for the first ride.

This isn't even a real app. It's just the mobile site shortcut... This is BS This is one of the only apps I actually really want.

I created an account and used the app for the first time last night. It's a great service . . . not a great app, but it's at least something. I emailed them requesting a BB10 app, since my z10 arrives on the 28th, and the 9930 goes in my desk drawer :)

why would they make an app for a legacy OS? If their service was in developing countries I would understand, but most BB7 users in USA and Canada are itching to switch to BB10...

I also use Uber...finally! it's on my 9900...a shame that it's just a mobile site shortcut...I hope it comes out on BB10 as well....The Android port wouldnt be 100% compatible because the use of the map.

I love Uber, especially cuz its only like $10 more than a cab ride and more comfortable. Wish they came out with a BB10 app though. Their iOS one is really nice

Posted via CB10

Ubersize works for a promo code, FYI. $10. Wish we could have a slick app like the google/iphone peeps. Get on it uber! mobile site is pretty functional tho.