Public transit

08.30.12
Garmin, Navigon GPS apps now consider mass transit, remember where we parked
08.30.12

Garmin, Navigon GPS apps now consider mass transit, remember where we parked

Third-party navigation apps still tend to fall apart when the keys are out of the ignition -- try...

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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...

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07.31.12
Google brings NYC subway alerts to Maps, makes public transit a little more bearable
07.31.12

Google brings NYC subway alerts to Maps, makes public transit a little more bearable

Google has offered up New York City subway information via Maps for some time now, but as anyone w...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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02.05.11
Brooklyn bus riders get real-time bus tracking via cellphone
02.05.11

Brooklyn bus riders get real-time bus tracking via cellphone

New York's Metropolitan Transit Authority launched a pilot program a few months back that offered b...

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12.31.10
FTA awards $16.6 million in grants for fuel cell bus research
12.31.10

FTA awards $16.6 million in grants for fuel cell bus research

While we were jealously hung up on South Korea's working electric bus system, Christmas apparently...

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09.03.10
New Jersey transit looks to add WiFi to its rail lines and stations, New Yorkers to pretend they didn't hear that
09.03.10

New Jersey transit looks to add WiFi to its rail lines and stations, New Yorkers to pretend they didn't hear that

A New Jersey Transit spokesperson has announced that its seeking a company to install WiFi on its r...

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