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Role of information technology in transit

Photo of MARTA train

Weekend round-up

ICYMI: Crowdfunding sites raise $1 million for TriMet heros, MARTA’s computer systems are at risk, and Lyft replaces its pink mustache with Amp.

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Lyft Logo

Weekend round-up

ICYMI: TransLoc releases free GTFS builder, Lyft teams up with National Federation of the Blind, and The Transit Wire gets fooled.

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Token Transit mobile payment app for Reno

A trio of travel apps

Here are some tools to make travel easier: A software development kit from Masabi, mobile ticketing in Reno, and a website for last-minute intercity travel.

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Railroad departure board at New York Penn Station

Weekend round-up

ICYMI: BART proposes open data policy, Amtrak to update passenger info signs at Penn Station, and Ontario uses highway signs to promote transit.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 with stylus

Cell phone woes

Problems with cell phones coast to coast: TriMet riders have upgrade troubles and NYC-area transit agencies warn customers about exploding phone batteries.

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Graphic for Metrolink mobile ticketing app

Weekend round-up

ICYMI: MetroLink extends mobile payment systemwide, TriMet Tickets to go multimodal, Dallas and Twin Cities pick vendor, and TransLoc gets new financing.

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