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Google Uses Tiny Cameras to Capture Adorable Mini Street View
Google

Google Uses Tiny Cameras to Capture Adorable Mini Street View

With help from a specially-modified model train and bus, the search giant has captured a 360-degree Street View map of Hamburg's Miniatur Wunderland, the world's largest miniature railway.
Matt Brian
Strategies That Help This Transportation Startup Stay Distinct
Radicals and Visionaries

Strategies That Help This Transportation Startup Stay Distinct

While others found another Uber or Lyft, this company is forging a transportation niche.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Uber Pushes Into Public Transit With New App Partnership
Uber

Uber Pushes Into Public Transit With New App Partnership

TransLoc, which builds technology products for public transit passengers and agencies, will integrate Uber into its app.
You Can Now Reserve an Uber Directly From Facebook's Messenger App
Facebook

You Can Now Reserve an Uber Directly From Facebook's Messenger App

The world's most popular ride-fetching app and the world's biggest social network just announced they're joining forces.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Uber Lights Up Drivers' Windshields to Help Customers Find Their Rides
Uber

Uber Lights Up Drivers' Windshields to Help Customers Find Their Rides

Rolling out in Seattle this month, the visual cue offers a basic but brilliant way to find an Uber.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Uber Competitor to Give Customers Up to $100 in Trip Credit for Surge Pricing
Uber

Uber Competitor to Give Customers Up to $100 in Trip Credit for Surge Pricing

Gett, the ridesharing underdog, is going after its larger competitors in the war to win the prized New York City market.
Catherine Clifford
Why Uber's Latest Move Could Be Good News for Your Business
Uber

Why Uber's Latest Move Could Be Good News for Your Business

The transportation technology giant today officially launched UberRUSH, an on-demand delivery service.
Catherine Clifford
A Group of Fans Is Trying to Bring the Concorde Back to Life
Travel

A Group of Fans Is Trying to Bring the Concorde Back to Life

The supersonic jet stopped flying in 2003.
Sophie-Claire Hoeller
Can These Scooters Cut Down Commutes and Air Pollution?
Business Unusual

Can These Scooters Cut Down Commutes and Air Pollution?

An electric-charged plan to drive an eco-revolution in Asia.
John Patrick Pullen
American Airlines Grounds Flights Amid Tech Issues
Airlines

American Airlines Grounds Flights Amid Tech Issues

The airline stopped flights heading to Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago O'Hare and Miami.
Luxury Bus Company Leap Declares Bankruptcy, Auctions Buses for $5
Bankruptcy

Luxury Bus Company Leap Declares Bankruptcy, Auctions Buses for $5

The San Francisco-based company used to serve fresh-pressed juice to commuters.
Biz Carson
Imagine If Our Highways Were Paved in Plastic
Far Out Tech

Imagine If Our Highways Were Paved in Plastic

One startup in the Netherlands wants to make it a reality.
Jason Fell
Google Pilots Carpooling Program That Could Challenge Uber
Ridesharing Apps

Google Pilots Carpooling Program That Could Challenge Uber

Israel-based, Google-owned Waze announced a carpooling app RideWith.
Catherine Clifford