Connected Commute

Transportation spaces receive high-tech overhauls that engage travelers

Implications - Taking a technological approach to city infrastructure, designers are integrating digital features into public transit and transit stops to increase consumer engagement. Transforming public seating and decor into areas where commuters can socially connect and engage with technology, companies are seeking to not only occupy consumers, but also create a more interactive and memorable travel experience.
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Smartphone-Integrated Bus Shelters - These Transit Stops Help Commuters Stay Connected
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Smartphone-Integrated Bus Shelters
These Transit Stops Help Commuters Stay Connected
‘LA Metro’ has launched a new line of smartphone-integrated transit stops that help keep commuters connected. For those who use public transit to get to work, it can be difficult to stay... [More]
Sculptural Connected Bus Stops - The 'B Stop' Transit Station Integrates Tech and Modern Design
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Warm 698 Clicks Pub: Apr 26, 16
Sculptural Connected Bus Stops
The 'B Stop' Transit Station Integrates Tech and Modern Design
Designed as a way to help update the traditional design of the transit station, the ‘B Stop’ bus stop looks to give the terminals a much needed design and technology overhaul. Featuring... [More]
Solar Advertising Bus Shelters - Many Edmonton Bus Shelters are Going Off the Grid
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This Year and Average 204 Clicks Pub: Jan 31, 17
Solar Advertising Bus Shelters
Many Edmonton Bus Shelters are Going Off the Grid
The Edmonton Transit System recently rolled out a plan to use solar energy to power several Edmonton bus shelters. While the plan was explored several years ago, it was not until recently that the... [More]
Environment-Monitoring Streetlight Sensors - Current CityIQ Sensors Focus on Monitoring Surroundings
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This Week and Warm 75 Clicks Pub: Aug 8, 17
Environment-Monitoring Streetlight Sensors
Current CityIQ Sensors Focus on Monitoring Surroundings
As part of its ‘Smart Cities’ program that it revealed at CES 2017, AT&T will be installing its Current CityIQ sensors in different cities around the US. The first city that will... [More]
Subway Reading Promotions - New York Subways are Offering Free Wifi and eBook Access in 175 Stations
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This Year and Mild 238 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 16
Subway Reading Promotions
New York Subways are Offering Free Wifi and eBook Access in 175 Stations
Following similar programs in other cities around the world, the New York subway is offering commuters free wifi and eBook access. In partnership with Penguin Random House and the Metropolitan... [More]
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