New California Transit Agency to Invest $5M to Build the First of Its Kind

By David DeBoltNew California Transit Authority (Caltrans) is in the process of acquiring a $5 million parcel in the Westside of Los Angeles for its first full-scale bicycle sharing facility.The purchase is expected to be completed by the end of 2017, according to Caltrans.The purchase comes on the heels of a public announcement by Caltrans […]

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How to fix the carousel in Google Maps

I think Google Maps has a terrible carousel.I think the carousels in Google’s Street View feature are so bad that I find them frustrating.The carousel appears to be a constant source of annoyance for me when I try to access a map.And yet, the feature is the default map-based navigation system for many Google apps, […]

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Toyota RAV4 hits 1,000 km of range on the highways of Texas

Toyota is planning to roll out its first vehicle powered by electric propulsion on the road in the next year, after a decade of work.The RAV 4, which Toyota has been developing for nearly a decade, will be driven on highways in the United States from 2017 to 2020, according to the company.The Toyota ROV4 […]

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How to get a free Uber ride in the US

A new Uber-like app has been unveiled by the company, which claims to allow users to use a smartphone to take rides in “the world’s most affordable, convenient and secure way”.The app, called Pride Transport, is currently in beta.Uber, which said it is working with Uber’s chief executive officer Travis Kalanick, said the app was […]

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The US Department of Transportation’s $4 billion $1 trillion highway bill is just a taste of what’s to come

Transportation officials in the US are working overtime to prepare for a new highway bill that will be the biggest and most ambitious since the highway bill signed by President George W. Bush in 2002.The Senate is expected to vote on the measure next week, and the House is expected later this month.Under the bill, […]

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UK police arrest man over alleged gang rape of four-year-old

Transport is the most popular transport in the UK, according to a new study by the British Transport Police.The police force said that transport accounted for 16.1% of all crimes recorded in England and Wales in 2016-17, up from 14.3% in 2015-16.The figures, published by the government-funded Transport Statistics Agency (TSSA), showed that, in the […]

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How to choose the right car for you and your family

The key to a successful long-term transportation plan is choosing a car that you love.This is one of the biggest factors when choosing a new car.In addition to driving, a lot of people like to have fun, and that’s what driving is all about.For those who enjoy driving, there are plenty of options available to […]

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How to use the Hospital Transporter Job Template

A new template that is being used by hospitals in the US to help track the flow of healthcare workers from the hospital to the clinic has caused some confusion. The template uses an online platform called Hospital Transporters. But according to the company’s website, the platform was created in the fall of 2014 and does not exist today. As […]

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How to save a few pennies on the bus fare

The British government has announced a $1.5 billion initiative to cut congestion on Britain’s roads by creating a network of private buses.The scheme, called Prime Transport, will be announced on Monday at a meeting of the transport ministers of Britain’s 27 states, and will be funded by a levy on drivers of motorbikes.Under Prime Transport […]

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