TransitScreen Blog

Going for the green

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on Jun 21, 2018 10:12:41 AM

Being green isn't just about eating your vegetables anymore. Many companies are working to reduce their carbon footprints while simultaneously improving their employees' lifestyles. One way that these points are being tackled is through commuter benefits. 

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Topics: Smart Cities, Corporate Workplace, Bikes, Mobility

Celebrity sightings: underground

Posted by Natalie Runnerstrom on Jun 14, 2018 3:07:20 PM

It's always crazy when us regular folk are able to walk side-by-side with some our favorite celebrities, but it could be happening much more than you may think. We typically envision people of that status traveling extravagantly, and though some do, many enjoy the ease and efficiency of public transportation for everyday life. 

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Topics: Smart Cities, Mobility

Autonomous vehicles & the future of car ownership

Posted by Rachel Karitis on May 21, 2018 1:13:20 PM

There's a lot of hype right now around self-driving cars, especially in transit-nerd circles. But for the average person not deeply entrenched in every small update, there are a lot of questions. On a scale from "city bus" to "Elon Musk's hyperloop," just how close to reality are autonomous vehicles? And what will they mean for cities, parking requirements, and car ownership?

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Topics: Smart Cities, Real Estate, Mobility

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