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Uber to teach sign language to help deaf drivers

Uber launched a new tool yesterday to teach users how to sign simple phrases in American Sign Language for better communication with drivers who are deaf or hard of hearing. The website, ubersignlanguage.com, is an extension of an outreach effort launched by the company in 2015 to recruit more drivers from the deaf community. Now when you get matched with a deaf driver, you are offered the option of learning a few ASL signs in the app. The tool teaches [...]