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Smart, Uber offer free in-car Wi-Fi, special promos

Smart, Uber offer free in-car Wi-Fi, special promos
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How many hours of your day are wasted sitting idly in traffic jams? Don’t you wish you can become more productive while in transit? Or maybe just while away the time surfing the ‘net to make Metro Manila traffic a bit more bearable?

Smart Communications, Inc., together with PLDT and Voyager Innovations, announced their partnership with Uber Philippines to bring comfort and convenience to the commuting public.

The first-of-its-kind partnership in Southeast Asia introduces free in-car Wi-Fi with Uber and special promotions for Uber riders on Smart’s network.

“Filipinos are early adopters of new technology and through this partnership with Uber, we’re providing our subscribers the opportunity to make their ride experience even more convenient and enjoyable,” said Manuel V. Pangilinan, PLDT and Smart Chairman.

So, what’s in it for Uber riders?

Free in-car Smart Wi-Fi:  Uber can enjoy free in-car Wi-Fi, powered by Smart and PLDT. This service is initially available in select Uber Black vehicles. It will be available in all Uber vehicles over the next months.

This means you can fire away emails, update your social media accounts, stream music, and watch videos all in the comfort a Smart Wi-Fi-powered Uber car.

Special Offers:  Uber riders on Smart’s network will be able to avail special promotions, discounts, and on-demand experiences.

To celebrate the launch of this partnership, Smart subscribers in Metro Manila who are first-time users of the ride-sharing platform can get two free Uber rides worth up to P300 each from September 9 to September 30. To avail of Smart’s free Uber rides, simply visit and register your Smart number. Upon successful registration, you shall receive a Promo Code which you can input on the Uber app before requesting a ride.

What about Uber partner drivers?

Exclusive Prepaid and Postpaid Packages: Smart is offering exclusive voice and data packages, bundles, and add-ons for Uber partner drivers.

Exclusive phone offers:Smart SIM cards, as well as special handsets and tablets are being made available via an Uber online store using the Tack This! eCommerce platform from Voyager Innovations. Uber partner drivers can access the shop once they are accredited by Uber.


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