“Uber” Best Match
What to do about Uber: Ride-Sharing and the Rules
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...Recently, London sent a shockwave through the world of transportation by denying the license renewal of ride-sharing giant Uber. Many thought Uber, despite it’s many public controversies, had become...
Uber & Public Transit: It’s Complicated
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...In the wake of Uber releasing its new Smart Routes feature, which follows up on last year’s launch of UberPool, there has been considerable discussion about the company’s shift...
Wifi & Uber – MARTA Announces Two New Initiatives
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...Transit organizations in many sprawled cities struggle to provide quality service. To fill the gap, the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (GA) partnered with Uber to provide first-last mile...
Evolution of the Sharing Economy
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...media was afire with a simple yet compelling message about the rise of leading companies that owned no tangible assets. It included the lines “Uber, the world’s largest taxi company,...
IBI One of Four Finalists in #DriverlessFutureNYC
/ 2017 / 06 / 30 / ibi-group-one-of-four-finalists-in-nyc-driverless-future-competition
...they become available. Members of the team will pitch their concept to NYC government officials and private-sector mobility leaders, including Uber and Mercedes-Benz, on July 11 at a special edition...Tags: Mobility, technology
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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...scales. By Kira Hunt, Landscape Architectural Technologist From design-driven to data-driven planning. Just as Airbnb and Uber turned the hotel and taxi industries on its head, the trend to digitize...
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...your kid from daycare or get a package that’s waiting for you. Imagine using an app to reserve a shared Uber-like service that will pick you up from the platform...
Is the Sharing Economy Dead?
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...was envisioned a few years ago, but many characteristics are still evident. There’s potential for different types of firms, from the big players like Uber and Airbnb to little guys...
A Driverless Future is not just about the Cars
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...are less convenient than the private automobile. True, Uber and similar services (on-demand technology) have revolutionized the taxi industry, but these cannot move as many people as efficiently and cost-effectively...
Industrial Revolution: Renewing the Rust Belt
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...major interest to Uber. Second, Jane Jacobs once said that, “New ideas need old buildings.” Now, in many thriving cities, old buildings are preserved for heritage, limiting their capacity for...