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Philadelphia’s SEPTA Smart Fare Card Gets Wide Release

Philadelphia’s SEPTA Smart Fare Card Gets Wide Release

🕔11:43, 14.Feb 2017

With more than five million trips in Philadelphia already taken by customers using the Key card, SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) is ready to transition from the “Early Adopters” phase and bring fare modernization to more riders. This expansion will

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Bus apps for smartphones could at last become reality across the UK

Bus apps for smartphones could at last become reality across the UK

🕔10:56, 19.May 2016

Bus apps on smartphones popular with London commuters could at last become a reality in small towns in the rest of the UK. Firms could be forced to make data about fares, routes and times available to tech developers, in

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Why smart cities need smart citizens

Why smart cities need smart citizens

🕔13:35, 4.May 2016

Traditionally, initiatives like Smart City are indicators of developed economies. A developing country will become a successfully developed country when its citizens also upgrade and update themselves. In India, the Smart City initiative is in full swing, with the top

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Apple Want to Replace Bus Passes and Train Tickets with Mobile Apps

Apple Want to Replace Bus Passes and Train Tickets with Mobile Apps

🕔12:47, 19.Feb 2016

As anyone who lives in a big city can attest, public transit can be something of a logistical pain. Delays and overcrowding issues aside, riders always need to make sure that they not only have their transit card handy, but also

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Istanbul Wins Best Smart Transport Ticketing Service Award

Istanbul Wins Best Smart Transport Ticketing Service Award

🕔12:35, 19.Feb 2016

Istanbul’s smart transportation ticketing service “Istanbulkart” received the “Best Smart Card Ticketing Service” award on Wednesday at the Seventh Transport Ticketing & Passenger Information Global event held in London.With over 20 million cards in circulation and continuing growth, the Istanbulkart

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Uber Offers to Work with London’s “Black Cab” Drivers

Uber Offers to Work with London’s “Black Cab” Drivers

🕔11:39, 15.Feb 2016

Uber is suggesting that it and black cabs can both “thrive” in London, ahead of a planned protest against the app by taxi drivers tomorrow. In a statement, Uber says it believes it can coexist with black cabs, because there

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Tap and Go

Tap and Go

🕔14:27, 12.Feb 2016

Transport for London and MasterCard are cooperating on an innovative, contactless credit card payment system, as Will Judge and Francisca Delgadillo report Just over 12 months ago Transport for London (TfL) introduced an innovative new fare collection model for its customers

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Sustainable Urban Mobility and the Smart City

Sustainable Urban Mobility and the Smart City

🕔12:59, 12.Feb 2016

Polis has recently issued a position paper emphasizing the role of transport in smart city strategies. Karen Vancluysen explains Polis, representing leading cities and regions working on innovation in local transport, believes that the role and potential of urban mobility in

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An End To Gridlock

An End To Gridlock

🕔12:14, 12.Feb 2016

In September 2015, New York City’s former Traffic Commissioner Samuel Schwartz published a book entitled Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars in which he foresees the increase use of public transit and of urban toll

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