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Canberra launches smart city light rail network

Canberra launches smart city light rail network

The Australian capital describes the network as a key building block in its vision to create a smart and sustainable city, serving 500,000 people by 2030.

Denver travellers in Uber transit ticket world-first

Denver travellers in Uber transit ticket world-first

Users of the ride-hailing app in the US city are able to buy Regional Transportation District tickets through the app and then use their phone to ride rail and bus services.

London public transport information rolled out in Uber app

London public transport information rolled out in Uber app

Travellers can now plan and see their public transport journey with real-time information and end-to-end directions on one screen.

Continuous connectivity: a foundation for smart cities

Continuous connectivity: a foundation for smart cities

A survey from BAI Communications finds that smart city commuters want to use digital connectivity to work smarter, live better and reduce stress.

Singaporeans can tap and go on buses and trains

Singaporeans can tap and go on buses and trains

Mastercard is partnering with the Singapore Land Transport Authority on its SimplyGo initiative to make it easy for commuters and travellers to use public transport.

Mobile ticketing arrives in Rome

Mobile ticketing arrives in Rome

The Italian capital’s tour bus operator is rolling out the Justride ticketing platform which removes the need for tourists to visit a travel shop to buy their ticket.