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Autonomous Shuttle Startup Local Motors announces partnership with Robotic Research

Autonomous Shuttle Startup Local Motors announces partnership with Robotic Research urban mobility Olli autonomous self driving shuttle

CHANDLER, Ariz., April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Local Motors partners with industry leading robotics technology group Robotic Research on Olli, the world’s first co-created, electric, autonomous shuttle. The partnership with Robotic Research is the latest integration of a new technology partner and showcase of Local Motors’ open development platform.  Jay Rogers, CEO and co-founder of LM Industries, parent company to Local

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moovel launches FareShare, a new transit benefits system

moovel launches FareShare, a new transit benefits system public transport urban mobility

Designed as a simple way for riders to access transit benefits and reduced fares on mobile devices JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — To help transit agencies, employers and universities increase ridership and streamline ticketing, moovel announced Monday the launch of FareShare, a new system that will allow riders to access transit benefits, reduced fares and discounted tickets from their

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Connected Shared Mobility Lynk & Co Announces European Launch Plans

Connected Shared Mobility Lynk & Co Announces European Launch Plans urban mobility

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Lynk & Co, the global connected and shareable mobility brand, confirms its home territories roll-out with a series of announcements across Europe this week. In Amsterdam, the third model in Lynk & Co’s stunning line-up of cars – 02 – was revealed at an urban adventures themed launch party in the Netherlands’ capital. In Ghent,

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Vienna to host TRA 2018 Europe’s Largest Transport Research Conference

Vienna to host TRA 2018 Europe Largest Transport Research Conference Europe urban mobility

The TRA 2018 (Transport Research Arena) is Europe’s largest transport research conference, which is taking place from 16-19th April in Vienna. Around 3,000 experts from all over the world will come together at this time to discuss the latest developments in the areas of traffic, transport and mobility. The focus will be on the digitalisation and decarbonisation of the transport

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Malaysian Public Transportation at the Forefront of Transformation

Malaysia public transport urban mobility sustainable cities index ranking arcadis

KUALA LUMPUR, 6 MARCH 2018: The expansion of the Land Public Transport network both in Greater Kuala Lumpur/Klang Valley and across Malaysia is on track and continues to make positive impact for Malaysians. Overall average daily ridership of public transport in Greater Kuala Lumput (Klang Valley) (combination of rail and bus) rose from 1,162,717 trips in 2016 to 1,206,111 in

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Moovit Raises $50 Million to Expand Global Urban Mobility Operating System

Moovit Raises $50 Million to Expand Global Urban Mobility Operating System as a service app

February 21, 2018 07:30 AM Eastern Standard Time TEL AVIV & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Moovit App Global Ltd. (“Moovit”), a leader in urban mobility and the developer of the world’s #1 transit app, today announced it has closed a $50 million Series D round led by Intel Capital. All Moovit’s earlier investors participated, including Sequoia, BMW iVentures, NGP, Ashton Kutcher’s Sound

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moovel Partners with Caltrain to Launch Mobile Ticketing Platform

moovel Partners with Caltrain to Launch Mobile Ticketing Platform transit urban rail mobility

Caltrain Mobile, powered by moovel, gives Bay Area commuters the opportunity to purchase fares anytime anywhere on their smartphones PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — moovel North America, the leading provider of public transit mobile ticketing and fare validation solutions, today announced the launch of Caltrain Mobile, a mobile application designed to provide a more convenient and accessible ticketing

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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and DiDi Signs MOU to Explore Car-sharing in China

Renault Nissan Mitsubishi and DiDi Signs MOU to Explore Car-sharing in China urban mobility robo taxi on demand

PARIS, TOKYO, and YOKOHAMA, Japan, Feb. 7, 2018 /CNW/ – Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s leading automotive alliance, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with DiDi Chuxing (‘DiDi’), the leading Chinese mobile transportation platform, to explore future business cooperation on a new electric vehicle car-sharing program in the People’s Republic of China. The memorandum of understanding signed with DiDi

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DemandTrans Partners EasyMile to Bring Driverless Shuttle Hailing App to Riders

DemandTrans Partners EasyMile to Bring Driverless Shuttle Hailing App to Riders on demand e-hailing urban mobility

DemandTrans Solutions, a leading expert in Mobility-On-Demand technology, has partnered with EasyMile, a global leader in driverless technology, to provide efficient autonomous solutions to public agencies across North America as well as a customer-facing app that will enable point-to-point autonomous transportation. Hail a Driverless Shuttle Autonomous vehicles no longer reside in the minds of science fiction writers and movie directors:

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ofo and JJ Barea Foundation Partner to Support Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

ofo and JJ Barea Foundation Partner to Support Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts donate 600 bicycles to provide personal mobility transportation

Donate 600 ofo bikes to address transportation and mobility challenges for those in need SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ofo, the world’s leading station-free bike-sharing company, and the JJ Barea Foundation, Dallas Mavericks player JJ Barea’s organization that offers economic assistance to non-profit entities in Puerto Rico, today announced a partnership in support of Hurricane Maria recovery

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