Australian smart phone app to support the public transport revolution

Australian smart phone app to support the public transport revolution

🕔18:37, 28.Mar 2014

Researchers at the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies (ITLS) are developing a smart phone app aimed at taking the frustration out of travelling on public transport and ultimately improving bus and train services. The app, known as RateIT, will allow

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Automated lane closures bring benefits to Milwaukee Hoan Bridge reconstruction

Automated lane closures bring benefits to Milwaukee Hoan Bridge reconstruction

🕔15:36, 28.Mar 2014

The I-794 freeway and Hoan Bridge are key links in the southeastern Wisconsin transportation network, connecting to I-94 and I-43 in downtown Milwaukee. A $278 million reconstruction project will include replacement of the entire bridge deck, among other improvements. Only

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Audi owners first to benefit from INRIX XD Traffic in Russia

Audi owners first to benefit from INRIX XD Traffic in Russia

🕔15:31, 28.Mar 2014

INRIX, the provider of traffic information and driver services is launching Russia’s first comprehensive traffic information and driver services platform. In a country with some of the most challenging traffic conditions in the world, Audi is the first automaker to

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Q-Free acquires TDC Systems and strengthens its ATMS business

Q-Free acquires TDC Systems and strengthens its ATMS business

🕔14:49, 28.Mar 2014

Q-Free ASA has signed a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of TDC Systems that marks a strengthening of Q-Free’s position in the market for Advanced Transportation Management Systems (ATMS). TDC Systems comprises TDC Systems Ltd in the UK and

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Boston study shows benefits of smart city technology

Boston study shows benefits of smart city technology

🕔21:51, 27.Mar 2014

The application of smart cities technology is helping Boston to get more children walking to school. The city is also using data from its Hubway city bike rental system to reduce road transport congestion. A conference at NUI (National University of

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Smarter direction for New Zealand car satnav

Smarter direction for New Zealand car satnav

🕔15:48, 27.Mar 2014

The idea of talking to an in-car satellite navigation system using a smartphone is now real. The new Smart GPS has landed in New Zealand and creator Navman says it will change the public’s outlook on what an in-car GPS

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Cubic expands innovative bus hardware subsystem to Brooklyn and Queens

Cubic expands innovative bus hardware subsystem to Brooklyn and Queens

🕔15:43, 27.Mar 2014

Cubic Transportation Systems, the integrator of transportation technology and services provider for intelligent travel solutions, has expanded its Bus Hardware Subsystem (BHS) for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Bus TimeTM customer information system to Brooklyn and Queens. The expansion earlier

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TfL and Clear Channel team up to trial interactive London bus stop

TfL and Clear Channel team up to trial interactive London bus stop

🕔16:23, 26.Mar 2014

Transport for London (TfL) has partnered with media and advertising company Clear Channel UK to trial a real-time mapping tool at a Regent Street bus stop. The new mapping tool – the first of its kind to operate in a

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Jam buster and parking finder system launched in Abu Dhabi

Jam buster and parking finder system launched in Abu Dhabi

🕔16:11, 26.Mar 2014

An information system that will help Abu Dhabi motorists to avoid traffic jams, reach their destination quickly and find the nearest parking spot has been launched. The system will provide real-time information on traffic congestion, route guidance and other conditions

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Dublin city awarded IBM ‘Smart City’ grant

Dublin city awarded IBM ‘Smart City’ grant

🕔16:03, 26.Mar 2014

Dublin City Council is one of 16 cities and regions around the world to be awarded an IBM grant worth $500,000, which aims to help it solve a problem using data analytics technology. The IBM Smart Cities Challenge will see a

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