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The Gig Economy Workers Who Power the Scooter Ridesharing Craze for a Pittance

People are hoarding electric scooters and going into other people's homes to retrieve them.
Sarah Emerson
5.15.18
Moveable
Moveable

Electric School Buses Can Be Backup Batteries For the US Power Grid

American school buses guzzle $3.2B of carcinogen-laden diesel a year, but they could do a lot of good if electrified.
Tracey Lindeman
5.15.18
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Moveable

Human Bus Drivers Will Always Be Better Than Robot Bus Drivers

Some jobs can't be automated.
Tracey Lindeman
5.7.18
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Moveable

This Paris Bikeshare Program Is a Hot Mess

This is what happens when a transportation company can’t scale.
Tracey Lindeman
4.26.18
startups
startups

San Francisco Is Fighting the Scooter Trend With Poop and Vandalism

After years of being a testbed for startups, San Francisco is fighting back by literally smearing shit on scooters.
Sarah Emerson
4.24.18
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Moveable

Autonomous Boats Will Be On the Market Sooner Than Self-Driving Cars

About 90 percent of global shipping is done by sea.
Tracey Lindeman
4.18.18
presented by toyota
presented by toyota

How Augmented Reality Will Project A New World Onto Our Windshields

Will bringing more digital information to our displays make driving safer, or make us even more distracted?
Theo Gibson
4.11.18
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Moveable

Startups Want to Use the Blockchain to Take Our Data Out of Uber's Hands

Plenty of blockchain startups are overhyped, but some see transportation as an area where they can thrive.
Tracey Lindeman
4.5.18
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Moveable

These Canadians Are Building the First Commercial Electric Snowmobile

Taiga Motors’ electric snowmobile goes from 0 to 60 mph in 3 seconds.
Tracey Lindeman
3.17.18
presented by toyota
presented by toyota

How Will Molecular Engineering Shape the Vehicles of Tomorrow?

We learn how programmable matter like replicated shark skin could make the future of air transportation safer.
Theo Gibson
3.12.18
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Moveable

Scientists Are Working on a Permanent Pothole Fix

It could involve magnetic nanoparticles.
Tracey Lindeman
3.10.18
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Moveable

People Are Buying Electric Cars in Bulk to Get Cheaper Prices

‘Electronauts’ are laying the groundwork for EV adoption.
Tracey Lindeman
3.5.18