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What are the options for bicycle rental in Singapore?

Vinayak Gunjal - May 17, 2020

In Singapore, where far fewer cars are on the streets than in other major metros and those that are are locked in gridlock, bicycle rental has really taken off. While all of the options share the general benefits of bicycle rental (ie: they are healthier, affordable, and a great way to beat traffic)

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Riding in a Robot: The launch of Driverless Taxis in Phoenix

Freya Sawbridge - November 10, 2020

Seven months after their planned launch date, Waymo is re-booting their driverless taxi fleet in Phoenix and anyone living in the suburbs of Chandler, Tempe and Mesa can hail one. In Waymo’s promotional tweet, they stated “you’ve been asking, and now it’s here”. But are we going to use it now that i

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The New Meaning of Safety for Local Travel

Alexandra Pacurar - June 12, 2020 3

While the way we move around the city has always needed to be safe, the coronavirus outbreak has given this dimension a whole new meaning. A meaning that is likely to—directly or indirectly—impact its other three verticals: cost, time and environmental impact. So, how will safety change the way we g

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Why do Americans still prefer cars?

Sng Ee Ping - November 4, 2020 1

At the turn of the century, transportation in the United States was the envy of the world, the development of the railroad system was the phenomena of the industrial revolution. Today, the public transportation system in the United States is ailing and urban gridlock is an insidious problem. The ave

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Are Electric Scooters Better For The Environment?

Ankit Sharma - November 6, 2019 3

As far as cost and convenience go, electric scooters are becoming an increasingly viable choice for your daily commute. But, the jury's out on whether they are actually better for the environment. Let’s take a look at the facts:  Manufacturing: The most obvious win is that, because they use

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What's Next For The Shared Economy

Alexandra Pacurar - January 3, 2020

In 2019, hardly a month went by without Uber making headlines and the end of the year was no exception. One of the most interesting news items, in addition to the company’s co-founder, Travis Kalanick, stepping down from the board, was the announcement about Uber Works. The ride-sharing giant wants

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