- Uber has integrated Google Translate into its app to help with communication between drivers and customers
- The service, which is present in over 700 cities, would have over 100 languages to help with communication
- With the introduction of the new app, both drivers and clients can choose their preferred languages to help with communication
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The Uber app now has in-app message translations that are available in over 100 languages to help make communication easier. It will be making use of Google Translate's services.
The new feature is designed to reduce the challenges encountered during pickups as the service is present in over 700 cities.
Per a venturebeat.com report, Uber is frequently used by international travellers for reasons of convenience and familiarity.
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Language barriers, however, has been recognized as a chronic challenge, creating problems for some drivers and riders.
With the new introduction, drivers and riders can now choose their preferred languages and drivers are required to include the languages that they speak in their profile, Briefly.co.za gathered.
With the help of Google Translate, the language used by the driver can be translated by the client with the tap of a button.
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