Uber Rides in New York Just Got Quieter

May 15, 2019

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New York is one of 35 cities with new Uber personalization options today, including help with luggage, vehicle temperature control, and Quiet Mode. That's right, if you take an Uber Black, you can request sweet, sweet silence. I've had some lovely conversations with hard-working Uber drivers over the years, but there are some days when I just don't have the energy for small talk. Honestly, life itself could use a Quiet Mode. It's not you, it's me. Read more about the new Uber options here.