Google is engaging in unprecedented, massive, ongoing data collection to transform intractable problems into solvable chores.
Evidence that streetcar ridership is unrelated to service frequency, bus connections, and job proximity.
A start-up called Urban Engines believes data analysis and commuter lotteries can help cities reduce congestion.
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A major Denver bus terminal closes after 30 years of service, but not without riders taking note.
Everyone in Malmö's going to want to test-drive this baby.
Men who ride bicycles share their stories.
By eliminating route redundancies and emphasizing ridership, the city thinks it can get a better trip at the same price.
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"Women who have the possibility to choose take taxis."
Thousands of painful wrecks suggest that certain streets could use better safety measures.
The few left on New York's Metro-North line will be taken out of service this week.
In part, it's because the roads are less stressful for riders.
A new study tracks the link between living in "neighborhoods of affinity" and urban mobility.
Anything less reinforces negative public perception of the entire mode.
Women-only taxis and buses can help female travelers feel safer. But are they also delaying gender equality?
Two words: tax carbon.
Catching up with the man fascinated by the relationship between humans and their personal vehicles.