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Mobility & Transportation - Issue #7

Hi folks! Here is this week's edition of the Mobility & Transportation Startup Digest. Enjoy and
Issue #7  •  May 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.
Hi folks!
Here is this week’s edition of the Mobility & Transportation Startup Digest.
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Timo, Manuel and James

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5GAA, Audi, Ford and Qualcomm demonstrate interoperable C-V2X communications

Toyota will test self-driving car ‘edge cases’ at new proving ground in Michigan - The Verge

The Road to Zero: Executive Summary: A Vision for Achieving Zero Roadway Deaths by 2050 | RAND

EU to give young people free train tickets to explore Europe - ABC News

The female moto drivers of Kigali |  News | Al Jazeera

GM bets on 3D printers for cheaper and lighter car parts | Reuters

As the Number of Driverless Cars Increase, So Does the Need for Car Maker Transparency

Drones Rescued More Than 65 People in the Last Year - DRONELIFE

A new journal for autonomous vehicle technology that contains some interesting articles: Autonomous Vehicle International Journal. Here is the inaugural issue.

BMW, GM, Ford and Renault launch blockchain research group for automotive industry – TechCrunch

Bike Share in the U.S.: 2017 - National Association of City Transportation Officials

Ford GoBike launching new electric bicycle service - by j_rodriguez - April 24, 2018 - The San Francisco Examiner

Future Personal Mobility Scenarios: Moving Into The 3rd, 4th and 5th Dimensions

The Long Road to Self-Driving Trucks – Member Feature Stories – Medium

Self-Driving Cars Hit the Las Vegas Strip Thanks to Lyft and Aptiv | Digital Trends

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Techstars Startup Digest Mobility & Transportation is curated by:
Timo Hoffmann Timo Hoffmann
timo.hoffmann@startupdigestmail.com
Manuel Heckmann Manuel Heckmann - COO & Co-Founder
manuel.heckmann@startupdigestmail.com
James Gleave James Gleave
james.gleave@startupdigestmail.com
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