Uber announces ‘Disguised Phone Numbers’, aiming to ramp up safety and privacy for its riders and drivers, just after Ola announced a similar feature last week.

The technology ensures that all calls between riders and driver-partners are connected using anonymous phone numbers.

This allows both sides to communicate with each other and coordinate the pick-up point without revealing personal phone numbers.

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