This is not a April fools’ joke, Uber is rolling a out a new quiet mode for passengers who want to keep the conversation between themselves and drivers to a bare minimum. This premium service is only available with Uber Black and Uber Black SUV.
Uber is also rolling more personalized services:
Quiet ModeIf you need to respond to emails or are in the mood for a nap, make your trip a quieter one with just one tap. If you’re in the mood to chat, that’s an option too.
Help with LuggageLet your driver know an extra pair of hands is needed for your luggage.
Temperature ControlCommunicate your optimal temperature before entering a vehicle
Extended Pickup PeriodRiders will have a little extra time to get to the car when unexpected delays pop up.
Premium SupportAccess premium phone support with live agents if you need something to be made right.
ProfessionalismRide with confidence knowing that your professional, commercially-licensed driver is at the top of his or her game.
Consistent Vehicle QualityExpect the same kinds of rides, every time, with consistent vehicle model, makes, interiors, and exteriors.
Read the full press release here
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