So if you make a reservation for dinner on Zomato, you’ll get a reminder to book your ride when it’s time to head to the restaurant using this new feature. This new developer feature allows riders to connect their favorite apps. Users will need to give permission before any app can connect to Uber.

uberCOMMUTE lets drivers of private cars share their ride with fellow commuters headed in the same direction. The service will be available between 7am to 9pm across Bangalore. The company had earlier launched uberPOOL in Bangalore where fellow riders can share their Uber ride and split the cost.

The centre will customize solutions based on the local market needs. The company will be hiring software engineers and products managers who will work closely with its on-ground operations teams and its product engineering team in San Francisco and will be responsible for the business growth in India.