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Switch Mobility Skyworks Partnership will Make Air Taxi Hailing Easy

Switch Mobility Skyworks Partnership will Make Air Taxi Hailing Easy urban air mobility transit app

Partnership brings on-demand urban air mobility taxis one step closer to reality SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Flying taxis are no longer in the realm of science fiction and, with the newly announced joint venture between Skyworks Global and Switch Mobility, your door-to-door, customized transportation experience may soon only be a click away.  Skyworks is the world’s

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Daimler Invests in P2P Car-sharing Market Leader Turo

Daimler Mobility Services has participated as lead investor in a financing round of U.S. peer-to-peer car-sharing market leader At the same time, Daimler peer-to-peer car-sharing activities under the Croove brand will be combined with Turo Expertise and experience of Croove will serve as the basis for Turo to enter the German market within the next year Investment in Turo is

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Mercedes-Benz Vans Partners Via to Offer Ride-Sharing Shuttle Services in Europe

The joint venture will also partner with public transit operators across Europe, licensing Via’s On-Demand Shuttle Operating System to enable cities to significantly improve urban mobility while reducing congestion without incurring any additional infrastructure costs. STUTTGART, Germany, Sept. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mercedes-Benz Vans is entering the ride-sharing sector. To this end, the van division of Daimler AG is setting up a joint

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Sono Motors’ Affordable Solar Car “Sion” is in Munich

Sono Motors Sion solar electric car launch event in Munich on car ride sharing platform mobility as a service urban mobility

The Launch MUNICH, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — During their release event, the startup Sono Motors presented its solar car Sion. More than 700 guests from politics, industry and the press were invited.   The Solar Powered Electric Car ‘Sion’ The Sion has a range of 250km and retails at 16,000 €, without battery. The battery can either be purchased in a one-time transaction of

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General Motors acquires OSVehicle to build EDIT

General Motors acquires OSVehicle to build EDIT modular self-driving electric car white-label

a new modular self-driving electric car, in white-label. Today, OSVehicle is announcing its acquisition by General Motors Company. GM already bought another Y Combinator backed company Cruise Automation in March last year to focus on key long-term technologies such as autonomous driving technology and vehicle safety. GM will now utilize OSVehicle’s open source hardware expertise to develop EDIT, a self-driving car, based

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Capital Factory and moovel North America Create MobilityX Accelerator

Mobility-focused entrepreneurs and startups to gain access to transportation technology expertise in first-of-its-kind accelerator in Austin, TX March 09, 2017 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time   AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Capital Factory and Daimler-owned moovel North America (N.A.) have partnered to create MobilityX, a transportation technology accelerator aimed at fostering the growth of new mobility-as-a-service companies and bring innovative solutions to the

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Autonomous Vehicles Asia 2017 Announces Industry-leading Speakers Lineup

Singapore is at the forefront of autonomous vehicle technology development in Asia and a rising testing ground for autonomous vehicle pilot projects. In 2016 we have witnessed autonomous vehicles test runs in Singapore ranging from driverless shuttles that operate autonomously around university campuses to the development of self-driving cars with the ability to be hailed and can operate as a taxi service. Read: Singapore And Delphi To Launch Pilot Of Autonomous, On-Demand

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PSA Group Launches the Mother of All Car-Sharing App Free2Move

With car companies jumping on the On-demand car-sharing services platform and the sprouting of mobility-sharing services startups, we are spoilt for choice. The frustration comes when we are trying to book a ride or car on our favourite car-sharing app and there’s no car available. Naturally, when we could not find a car on our favourite app , we will open our second

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RideCell Delivers Global Car-sharing And Ride-sharing Platform For Automakers

The RideCell platform enables auto companies to launch branded mobility offerings that meet rapidly shifting consumer demands. PRNewswire/ — RideCell™, Inc., the developer of a Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform for leading automakers and transit providers globally, unveiled today at AutoMobility LA the worldwide release of its multiservice platform that allows car manufacturers to provide on-demand mobility when it’s needed and where it’s

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