Uber today confirmed the news to VentureBeat after word of the deal surfaced on Mashable.
This isn’t Uber’s first acquisition, an Uber spokesperson told VentureBeat.
“We have made a very small number of other acquisitions,” the spokesperson wrote in an email to VentureBeat. “We haven’t disclosed the companies.”
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