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Optibus aims to increase public transit ridership with new release

Optibus aims to increase public transit ridership with new release

Solution allows transit providers to get a view of the entire transit corridor at once and coordinate trip times that would benefit passengers travelling through the corridor.

New York's MTA tests high-tech solutions for subway and buses

New York's MTA tests high-tech solutions for subway and buses

The goal of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Transit Tech Lab accelerator programme is to establish the city as the centre of innovation for mobility and public transit.

UK bus operator offers real-time service updates via Google Maps

UK bus operator offers real-time service updates via Google Maps

Go North West is working with ITO World to integrate the information which will be used by those using its Manchester service to make more informed travel decisions.

UK wants to use location data to empower more bus passengers

UK wants to use location data to empower more bus passengers

The government has announced £4 million in funding for a platform that will enable app developers to use information from GPS trackers.

Newcastle light rail opens for business

Newcastle light rail opens for business

Mobility operator Keolis Downer has added the rail service to the Australian city’s multi-modal transport network alongside its bus and ferry operations