Tag Archives: NYC

Some NYC Taxis to Get GPS-Based Fare Meters Under Pilot Program – eWeek

The GPS meters would make fares more accurate and streamline the path for new taxi apps and other future changes, says report. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.eweek.com They used to say that New York cabbies were great listeners. If their … Continue reading

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Department of Transportation to NYC drivers: Let us spy on you for road study – New York Daily News

The city DOT wants New Yorkers to voluntarily hand over data generated by the way they drive, in an effort to solve traffic problems. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.nydailynews.com The headline sounds sinister but I was thinking the same thing. … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Uber says De Blasio misleading on NYC congestion

Mr. Mayor, don’t blame Uber for your claims of congestion on the streets of Manhattan, the app-based taxi service said Tuesday. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.nydailynews.com It appears that there is dissension in the Big Apple, where I experienced my … Continue reading

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New York City lowers its speed limit to save lives, and a lot of impatient people freak out

The city copes at 25 miles per hour. Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com This is an interesting story and I would love an opinion from you New Yorkers who are following my blogs. From what I saw of a lot of NYC the … Continue reading

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