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The future of mobility: How transportation technology and social trends are creating a new business ecosystem

How will advances in transportation technologies and shifts in social attitudes shape the future of mobility? Sourced through Scoop.it from: dupress.com As a futurist one of the hardest things to come to grips with, but the most important reality is … Continue reading

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How Much Cash Will An Autonomous Car Save You? More Than $1000 Per Year – The Car Connection

Self-driving cars are just around the corner. Many people worry about the added expense of autonomous technology and the effect it’ll have on car prices, but in fact, self-driving vehicles are likely to save owners a good bit of money. … Continue reading

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Cars Are Not Driving Away Any Time Soon

I’ve been reading a book called ‘Traffic: Why We Drive the Way We Do’ by Tom Vanderbilt, which resonates very well with me. Now I’m no petrol head, but I still like driving my car and it is still m… … Continue reading

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What does traffic congestion cost and mean to you? Traffic congestion cost Dubai $790m in a year

Just ask anyone if they have ever had a serious consequence to being late due to traffic congestion, not so much the missed flight, but something more personal. Everyone has a story. Continue reading

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Don’t Text and Drive—Especially If You’re Old

In 2012 an estimated 421,000 people suffered injuries due to crashes involving a distracted driver. Continue reading

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Privacy Protections Unite Carmakers – Sci-Tech Today

Nineteen automakers accounting for most of the passenger cars and trucks sold in the U.S. have signed onto a set of principles they say will protect motorists’ privacy in an increasingly digital era. Source: http://www.sci-tech-today.com It’s interesting how information pops … Continue reading

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Have we forgotten the primary purpose of cars?

Is there a lesson here for public transport providers? Maybe they should be making buses and trains as much fun as driving? Continue reading

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