TransitScreen Blog

Electric scooters: What's the deal?

Posted by Rachel Karitis on May 9, 2018 9:30:00 AM

You've been reading all about the different electric scooter options hitting the streets. (Is it the future of transit? Is it a fad? Nobody knows yet!) But what's the difference between all of them, and what do you really need to know?

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Topics: Smart Cities, Real-Time Information, Mobility

TDM101: Vancouver, a city ahead of its time

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Apr 30, 2018 1:41:52 PM

Let's talk about Vancouver.

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Topics: Smart Cities, Real-Time Information, TDM, Mobility

TransitScreen partners with EcoDigital Media to expand mobility content

Posted by Team TransitScreen on Apr 11, 2018 3:41:56 PM

We at TransitScreen are proud to announce a partnership with EcoDigital Media, an industry leader in turn-key digital signage solutions, to bring our real-time mobility content to their network of screens.

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Topics: Real-Time Information, Real Estate, Company News, Retail, Mobility

Dockless bikeshare, 6 months later

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Mar 22, 2018 12:08:04 PM

We're nearing the end of the 7-month trial period for dockless bikeshare in Washington, DC. In the middle of September 2017, hundreds of colorful bikes hit the streets, mostly in the downtown area. We went out to test them ourselves, and you could hear the hubbub on the streets around us. "How do these work?" passersby asked us. "You just unlock them? With your phone?"

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Topics: Smart Cities, Bikes, Mobility

Is electric bikeshare the future?

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Feb 23, 2018 1:25:52 PM

As dockless bikeshare companies have come flocking to major cities in increasingly large droves, the transit world started buzzing — what does this mean? Should traditional bikeshare systems be worried? Is bikeshare the future of transportation? Will we all become as into biking to work and errands as people in Copenhagen are?

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Topics: Smart Cities, Bikes, Mobility