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Mastercard and Kisio help passengers book entire trip in one app
14 May 2019
By embedding payment and security technology into trip planning and ticketing capabilities, transportation providers and cities can move towards mobility-as-a-service solutions.
Niagara's Maid of the Mist goes electric
13 May 2019
The first all-electric vessels ever built in the US will be powered by high-capacity battery packs that will be charged using hydropower between trips.
Washington state rewards carbon zero commuters
25 Apr 2019
Washington Business Alliance and Hytch aim to reduce congestion and carbon emissions by using a rewards platform to reinforce desired behaviours.
Blockchain integrated in Reno's intelligent mobility initiative
24 Apr 2019
The technology will be used by the University of Nevada to develop a new standard for attested data integrity between autonomous vehicles and road infrastructure.
Interactive map tracks the smart mobility progress of 100 cities
23 Apr 2019
Frost & Sullivan’s data-driven study found that none of the cities achieved a score that would qualify them to be termed smart mobility leaders.
Mobility app eases travel for California festival goers
11 Apr 2019
Here Mobility’s SoMo app is enabling attendees of the 2019 Coachella music festival in the city of Indio to find and share free rides.
Monaco gives mobility a boost with e-bikes
04 Apr 2019
The Principality is rolling out 300 electric pedal-assist bikes from PBSC and 35 smart charging stations as a key part of its smart city strategy.
Multi-city platform aims to unlock the kerb
03 Apr 2019
With kerbside management central to many smart mobility options, Coord is making standardised kerb data publicly available through an open database licence.
Lyft commits to help rebuild cities around people
01 Apr 2019
Through its City Works programme, the ride-sharing company will invest $50 million or 1 per cent of profits in locally-driven transportation or other initiatives.
National League of Cities suggests charging road users by the mile
26 Mar 2019
The National League of Cities has released a report aimed at helping local leaders pilot road user charge systems to address the country’s transportation infrastructure deficit.
Belfast pilots digital currencies to ‘nudge’ citizen behaviour
Belfast City Council is exploring the use of digital currencies to boost the city economy, meet environmental goals and help citizens become healthier.
16 May 2019
How edge computing will drive intelligent transportation
13 May 2019
How intelligent car navigation could improve city traffic conditions
07 May 2019
No ticket to ride: Why the transport industry needs to keep up with the demand for mobile
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
19 Mar 2019
Building Better Places: Smart buildings for sustainability and personalisation
22 May 2019
Urban Future Global Conference
03 Jun 2019
ITS European Congress 2019
04 Jun 2019
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