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Jul 3, 2014
A Massachusetts start-up uses data to create faster bus routes.
Apr 16, 2014
Many Silicon Valley homeless take "Hotel 22" bus for hours every night.
Mar 10, 2014
Americans took more than 10 billion public transport trips in 2013.
Feb 18, 2014
Delayed trains left commuters standing in icy winds, and revealed an accident waiting to happen.
Nov 22, 2013
Starting soon, London Underground riders will be able to enjoy WiFi and other services.
Oct 15, 2013
A new product is a sort of decoder ring for mass transit systems.
Jul 4, 2013
The strike has laid bare a tricky cultural divide in the Bay Area, between traffic-weary tech workers who drive the local economy, and blue collar transit workers who feel left behind.
May 31, 2013
Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson takes New York City's new bike share program for a spin.
Mar 5, 2013
This week, New York subway and bus riders will have to hold onto their Metrocards or face a $1 surcharge for a new one. NYC's transit authority says it costs $10 million a year to produce the cards.
Jan 18, 2013
In Austin, Texas, a new idea aims to give the city's public transit system a lift -- in the form of gondolas.