Volvo’s electric buses will honk the horn to alert distracted pedestrians and cyclists when the otherwise silent bus is approaching.
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ICYMI: Sound Transit did not break law with emails, Mexico City hands out whistles to fight sexual assault, and bikeshare comes to downtown Las Vegas.
Pierce Transit (WA) is one of eight Washington state transit operators testing a bus safety system that warns operators about a pedestrian or bicycle in their blind spot. Sensors mounted on the front and sides of the bus scan for objects around the bus, and the system alerts the driver if it detects a risk […]
ICYMI: Metro Bike Share to launch in downtown LA, Hyperloop engineers try to calm claustrophobic riders, and LADOT uses Snapchat to reach young customers.
It’s all about apps this week: New mobile applications were launched in Florida, Ohio, Kansas, and Illinois.
The City of Los Angeles is introducing the Go LA mobile app, an itinerary planner that integrates multimodal options for getting around the metro area.
Some stories you may have missed: Edinburgh commuters are tech-savvy, Citymapper adds Canada coverage, and Mobility Lab maps Virginia bike routes to school.Some stories you may have missed: Edinburgh commuters are tech-savvy, Citymapper adds Canada coverage, and Mobility Lab maps Virginia bike routes to school.
After a successful trial, buses in Bristol (UK) will be equipped with a bicycle alert system.
Some stories you may have missed: Questionable bikeshare name in Philadelphia, wearable fare payment technology in Beijing, and updated website in Albany.
CityLab sat down with Jay Walder, CEO of bikeshare company Motivate (formerly Alta Bicyle Share) to talk about his vision for the reconfigured company.