Breaking down the silos that isolate ridership data

In Passenger Transport, Curtis Pierce writes about the challenges of managing the streams of operational data available to transit agencies and presents some best practices.  An example: By merging CAD/AVL data with farebox data, a large bus operator can eliminate the problem of revenue that could not be assigned to a specific route because of […]

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London Transport decides against mobile phone coverage on Underground platforms

Citing a lack of “credible” proposals, Transport for London will delay introducing mobile phone coverage throughout its underground railway network. According to a TfL spokesman, “While it is technically possible to deploy mobile phone and data wireless solutions on the deep level Underground tunnels and stations, the unique nature and environment of the Tube mean […]

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Be a clever commuter

WNBC-NY reported on Clever Commute, the peer-to-peer network that lets transit commuters in the New York area to exchange text or email service alerts.

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