Public transportation

08.15.12
Google Maps notches one million public transit stops worldwide, celebrates with an update
08.15.12

Google Maps notches one million public transit stops worldwide, celebrates with an update

It's no secret how useful Google Maps can be when traveling in an unfamiliar locale -- especially...

By B. Steele,   08.15.12
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04.23.12
MBTA and Masabi team up for first smartphone rail ticketing system in the US, launching in Boston this fall
04.23.12

MBTA and Masabi team up for first smartphone rail ticketing system in the US, launching in Boston this fall

In Boston this fall, you won't need to keep up with your train ticket anymore -- as long as you do...

By B. Steele,   04.23.12
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02.12.12
Nokia Public Transport for Symbian shows you the way, can't guarantee a seat
02.12.12

Nokia Public Transport for Symbian shows you the way, can't guarantee a seat

Nokia's free turn-by turn navigation is great when you're lost, but what if you need to negotiate a...

By J. Trew,   02.12.12
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01.11.12
Update to Google Maps improves battery life, public transit options and more
01.11.12

Update to Google Maps improves battery life, public transit options and more

A new version of Google Maps has hit the Android Market today, which simultaneously brings freshe...

By Z. Lutz,   01.11.12
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10.25.11
BYD opens North American HQ in LA, electric bus headed for LAX
10.25.11

BYD opens North American HQ in LA, electric bus headed for LAX

China's BYD Motors has been edging its way into the North American auto market for some time, b...

By D. Melanson,   10.25.11
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09.09.11
Auckland amps up free WiFi for Rugby World Cup
09.09.11

Auckland amps up free WiFi for Rugby World Cup

Just in time for play-by-play tweets about the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, Auckand has instit...

By L. Leavitt,   09.09.11
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08.31.11
Garmin launches StreetPilot onDemand iPhone app, offers transit schedules
08.31.11

Garmin launches StreetPilot onDemand iPhone app, offers transit schedules

Garmin is best known for its in-car navigation systems, but today delved deeper into the realm of...

By L. Leavitt,   08.31.11
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08.05.11
Mapnificent visualizes public transportation travel time, is more exciting than it sounds (video)
08.05.11

Mapnificent visualizes public transportation travel time, is more exciting than it sounds (video)

If we could find a browser Mapnificient worked in without problems we'd probably call it the grea...

By T. O'Brien,   08.05.11
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06.09.11
Live transit updates in Google Maps help you plan your romantic bus-catching sprint
06.09.11

Live transit updates in Google Maps help you plan your romantic bus-catching sprint

Brooklynites on their way to the latest Reggie Watts show have long had real-time bus-tracking...

By J. Hicks,   06.09.11
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