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

Revisiting: Try biking to work!

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Apr 25, 2018 5:53:48 PM

You probably already know how much we like bikes over here. Last year, we wrote about the importance of Bike to Work Day. The year before that, we wrote about 7 reasons to give bikeshare a chance.

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Topics: Smart Cities, TDM, Corporate Workplace, Bikes

Introducing: FlightScreen

Posted by Team TransitScreen on Mar 27, 2018 11:36:46 AM

We heard you loud and clear — if we’re going to say we have every kind of transportation, then we need to have every kind of transportation. So now, that includes planes: FlightScreen has landed.

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Topics: Smart Cities, Real-Time Information, Real Estate, Corporate Workplace, Commercial, Hospitality

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