Articles

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    How to bring location to life

    The GeoPlace annual conference is an event that brings so much expertise together, it’s hard to know where to start when we’re thinking about highlights of the day! This year though, one of the ‘big moments’ for everyone in the room was at the end of the day – with a show-stopping visualisation that was created in partnership with Ito World.

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  • article 27 September

    How data is powering smart city micromobility and public transport

    City authorities across the world are turning to technology and innovation to make their cities work better, be more sustainable and offer citizens a better life experience.

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  • article 27 September

    Has the micro-mobility bubble burst?

    Bike-sharing companies pulling out of key markets paints a seemingly gloomy outlook but there’s more to the story than meets the eye, says Johan Herrlin, CEO, Ito World.

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  • article 27 September

    Disruption Messaging – data power to the public

    More accurate public transport information will allow passengers to receive better information during travel disruptions, argues Johan Herrlin, CEO, Ito World.

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  • article 27 September

    TfN to introduce an open data ‘disruption messaging’ tool

    Transport for the North (TfN) has partnered with transit data experts, Ito World, to pioneer a ‘Disruption Messaging’ solution to improve the quality and speed of information reaching passengers during times of disruption.

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  • article 27 September

    Real-time bikeshare information in Google Maps rolls out to 24 cities

    From New Taipei City to Toronto, you can now use Google Maps to locate bikeshare stations and pinpoint how many bikes are available near you

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  • article 27 September

    Google Maps offers bike-share data in 24 cities

    Google Maps partnered with Ito World, a company that launched a bike-sharing data feed for over 400 cities worldwide to optimize public transportation and micromobility.

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  • article 27 September

    Google Maps can now show you where bike sharing stations are and how many bikes they have

    Google Maps is adding support for bike sharing stations in a big way, with the company rolling out a new integration that will offer users information on docked bike sharing services.

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  • article 27 September

    2019: The year of the micro-mobility revolution

    Ito World’s Johan Herrlin shares his thoughts on the trends that will impact mobility in 2019.

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  • article 21 September

    Five key steps to starting a MaaS movement

    It doesn’t take governments, city authorities or academics to tell us our cities are getting increasingly congested and, consequently, trickier to navigate. We are all witness to gridlocked roads, inefficient train timetabling, overcrowded subway systems and backed up buses.

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  • article 13 September

    Putting data in the driving seat: A manifesto for a change in urban mobility

    For anyone living in one of the world’s mega-cities, or even just any urban environment, the reality of congestion, overloaded transport systems and delays are ever present and all too re

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  • article 13 September

    A Tale of Two Cities: Why MaaS is critical to unlocking the future potential of urban populations

    We recently launched our first ever manifesto looking to the future of urban mobility. It addresses the crucial role Mobility as a Service (MaaS) will have in ensuring increasingly congested and populated world can continue not just to move, but to thrive.

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