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Boston surveys citizens on the impact of Covid-19 on commuting
07 Dec 2020
A majority of the responses indicated a plan to return to pre-pandemic commuting choices and, of those who did plan to switch, more plan to change to driving alone than any other mode.
Bedford Park launches suburban-city job access mobility pilot
20 Nov 2020
Pilot aims to increase transit ridership and the use of shared modes of travel by providing the community’s commuters’ access to safe and reliable last‐mile connections.
Ecommpay announces payment service for mobility sector
03 Nov 2020
The solution allows mobility companies to offer familiar payment methods while building a unified payment process, in order to expand into new markets.
US cities selected for Digital Kerb Challenge
01 Jul 2020
Aspen, Nashville, Omaha, and West Palm Beach will team with kerb management company Coord on “smart zone” programmes tailored to their individual mobility challenges.
Report reveals how citizens are rethinking transportation
25 Jun 2020
Lime surveyed citizens in Berlin, London, New York City, Seattle and Seoul about their pre- and post-Covid-19 lockdown transport choices and how these may impact future decisions.
All-electric ride-hailing service extends its offering
06 Mar 2020
Start-up Go360 claims to offer a unique ride subscription model to help people get to work and transit hubs faster and easier using employee drivers.
Private car journeys forecast to decrease 10% in largest cities by 2030
18 Feb 2020
According to new research from Kantar, Manchester is set to see the biggest shift in the way people travel, followed by Moscow and São Paulo.
Government shared mobility initiatives driving MaaS market
02 Jan 2020
P&S Intelligence highlights the growing emphasis on the public mobility model over vehicle ownership to minimise traffic congestion and pollution.
TfL revokes Uber’s licence in London
25 Nov 2019
TfL cited “a pattern of failures” by the taxi company, including several related to safety. Uber will appeal.
what3words simplifies location-finding in Tokyo
21 Oct 2019
Users of the taxi-hailing app S.Ride can use the digital address technology to navigate to a specific address in the Japanese capital using just three words.
In-app ticketing comes to Denver metro area
11 Sep 2019
RTD, Transit and Masabi have come together to enable travellers to plan and pay for trips involving multiple modes of transportation on a single platform.
RideOS aims to accelerate next-generation transportation fleets
16 Aug 2019
Ridehail API and open source mobile apps are designed to empower companies to build and manage their own ride-hailing network.
Karhoo and iVcardo partner for first and last mile travel everywhere
07 Aug 2019
Integration will provide Karhoo with increased infrastructure and access to transport operators beyond those in ride-hailing city strongholds.
The Rapid and Via team for on-demand paratransit
06 Aug 2019
New network will see the transit agency upgrade its paratransit service in Michigan with on-demand ride-hailing technology, as opposed to pre-scheduling days in advance.
Mobility study shows extent of technology's impact on transportation
10 Jul 2019
The study covers 37 cities across 15 countries and looks at social-demographic changes including work patterns, use of digital technologies and regional development.
Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double
21 May 2019
Research by Juniper finds that revenues will reach $4.4bn by 2023 and the leading traffic technology cities are Barcelona and San Francisco.
New ride-hailing app launches across the entire UK
10 May 2019
Founded by an ex-cab driver, Xoox from Perfect Data provides drivers with a live map of all local passengers searching for a ride.
London public transport information rolled out in Uber app
01 May 2019
Travellers can now plan and see their public transport journey with real-time information and end-to-end directions on one screen.
Free flows: New Jersey turns to AI to safeguard water quality
In a guest post, Tiffany Stewart, Assistant Director Newark, N.J. Water & Sewer Department, outlines which technologies are helping it protect its water supply.
25 Jan 2021
The art of the city: how creators may save urban business districts
18 Jan 2021
Smart cities: the next frontier for cybercriminals
11 Jan 2021
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
16 Dec 2020
SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Sydney
19 Nov 2020
Insight Report: Smart waste, an opportunity cities should not trash
27 Oct 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: The rise of autonomous mobility and its role in the new normal era
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