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Mobility & Transportation - Issue #23

Issue #23  •  September 11  •  view online
Mobility & Transportation
Mobility & Transportation
Insight into all things transportation and mobility, covering driverless vehicles, trends in public transportation, the rise of cycling, ride- and car-share, smart city developments, ITS, and more.

How the new generation of startups find their name

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Brex, The First Corporate Card for Startups, is launching Brex Rewards

The best rewards program for startups: 7x points on Uber/Lyft, 3x on Travel and Dining, 2x on Software. No personal liability, higher limits, and the best expense management features. Perfect for companies based in the US with professional funding. Apply here and get all card fees waived in perpetuity.
Lease, own or subscribe? Carma wants to jump-start the car-as-a-service market – TechCrunch

Uber is introducing a host of new safety improvements for both riders and drivers, including a feature called “Ride Check” that utilizes the GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope, and other sensors inside a smartphone to detect whether there has been a vehicle crash.

Avrios has quietly raised $14M for an AI-fueled fleet management platform – TechCrunch


Uber 'on track' for IPO in 2019, no plans to sell tech unit: CEO | Reuters

Self-driving cars have the potential to improve both speed and road capacity well beyond what human drivers can accomplish.
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Autonomous driving is a force that will shake up existing incumbents and generate new multi-billion-dollar players in mobility. Here are four keys for the big players, and startups to survive, and thrive in our autonomous future
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Scottish Government to invest £17m in green transport technology - The Scotsman

Urban transport must drive social mobility, says Portland commissioner

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Techstars Startup Digest Mobility & Transportation is curated by:
Timo Hoffmann Timo Hoffmann
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Manuel Heckmann Manuel Heckmann - COO & Co-Founder
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James Gleave James Gleave
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