Category Archives: cars

Mobility as a Service

Most mornings as I ignore my car navigation directions and go to work the fast way, I drive past the same yachts in a marina, which are mostly all there in the middle of summer and on the weekends too … Continue reading

Posted in Best GPS, Best Practice GPS, Big Data, Bus Apps, Car Technology, car tracking, carpool, cars, congestion, connected cars, driving, driving app, future car, Future Technology, GPS Car Nav, GPS Problems, GPS Test, IoT, ITS, Maas, mobile travel apps, Mobility as a Service, nav apps, Nav Maps | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

This Audi has a beautiful electric longboard hidden in its bumper

At Beijing’s auto show this week, Audi unveiled its Connected Mobility Concept, a trucklet based on the production Q3. But with this concept, the vehicle itself doesn’t really matter Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theverge.com At first glance it’s, whatever how … Continue reading

Posted in cars, Cool Tech, disruptive model, Transport | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Japan Driverless Taxi Startup Eyes Partnerships With Automakers

The venture has set the 2020 Games in Tokyo as a target to develop software to operate driverless cars and an online service to ferry athletes and tourists between Olympic venues and the city’s transport hubs. Sourced through Scoop.it from: … Continue reading

Posted in Autonomous cars, Car 2 car, Car Navigation, Car Robot, car safety, cars, connected cars, Driverless car, Driverless Cars, future car | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Animated Maps Illustrate the Hell of Bay Area Commuting

Your hellish commute has never looked so pretty. A new set of animated maps plots the commutes of 3.3 million Bay Area residents commuting to 110,000 destinations. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wired.com When was the last time you looked at … Continue reading

Posted in car tracking, cars, commuting, congestion, driver behavior, drivers, driving, Intelligent Transport Systems, Location Based Servces, Map data, Motoring, Public Transport, real time traffic, SoLoMo, traffic, traffic congestion, Traffic Control, traffic demand, traffic design, Traffic Information, Traffic jam, Traffic Management, Traffic Optimization, Transport, travel demand management | Leave a comment

BMW tests car-sharing service in Seattle, taking on Car2Go in first U.S. move since halting S.F. pilot – GeekWire

BMW appears to be¬†expanding its¬†DriveNow car-sharing service in Seattle, taking direct aim at Car2Go in one of its most successful markets. GeekWire reader Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.geekwire.com It makes total sense, there are the obvious concerns about abuse, people … Continue reading

Posted in cars, Motoring, Ride Share, rideshare, traffic, traffic congestion, traffic demand, traffic design | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Accident-free zone: The German town which scrapped all traffic lights and road signs

A small town in Germany which scrapped all its traffic lights and road signs in a bid to cut down on crashes reported yesterday that the experiment is ‘a total success’. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.dailymail.co.uk Could it work where … Continue reading

Posted in aggressive driving, car accidents, car crash, Car Technology, cars, connected cars, distracted driving, driving, Motoring, motorway, safer driving | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Forget the engine – it’s going online that’s driving the car industry

Making sure drivers are ‘connected’ in their cars is now the top priority for world’s top automotive executives Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.telegraph.co.uk I love reading stories about what executives want in their products and in this case what they … Continue reading

Posted in Autonomous cars, cars, connected cars, Driverless Cars, love of cars, new cars, Smart Cars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment