Beyond Apps

There’s an app for everything nowadays – from dating to tracking fitness to finding a great new restaurant. And the same thing goes for transportation apps – they range from matching you with a carpool buddy to counting down to the next bus. In fact, Austin is #1 in the “Innovative Transportation Index” – meaning […]

Choices Are Hiding In Your Neighborhood, Too

Evidence is mounting that dense, walkable, and bikeable spaces lead to healthier residents. Researchers are looking closely at the health impacts of long car commutes and they are disastrous for our health. High stress, long periods of inactivity, and social isolation day after day aren’t good for us. Not to mention all the time you’re […]

Tech Bits

There are some exciting things afoot in Austin’s tech and transportation worlds that will make it even easier for commuters to use options. RideScout just announced a major acquisition of GlobeSherpa to give users a mobile payment and booking option. The Austin-based company has also launched Ride.Kit, giving application developers the opportunity to create an […]