2017 Highlights from the Uber Engineering Blog

MOLLY VORWERCK | December 21, 2017

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This year, the Uber Engineering Blog has shared several of the ways in which our technologies have improved user experiences across our services. From (most recently) welcoming the era of deep neuroevolution and unifying mobile onboarding experiences, to open sourcing a streaming analytics platform and launching new features that celebrate drivers, our team has been busy!

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