City tram as taxi
Apr. 25, 2017- Warsaw University of Technology (Warsaw Polytechnic) displays model of its PRT design at the Hannover Messe industrial fair. Interview with Prof. Wlodzimierz Choromanski; the prior "Eco-Mobility" branding is oddly absent.
Apr. 20, 2017- Planners pick top issues facing Clemson, SC. Mayor J.C. Cook says transit is more than buses, thinks PRT has promise.
Apr. 7, 2017- 2getthere's vlogger Sana shows viewers some of the work on the 3rd generation vehicle that will be used at Bluewaters Island.
Apr. 5, 2017- Cardiff, Wales, was to be the site of the first Ultra network. Now city councillor Michael Michael (Labor) wants to examine the technology again. Includes video of Ultra road testing underway in Greenwich in London.
Fast, Imaginary Ride To Courthouse
Mar. 28, 2017- The guys behind the International Personal Express Rapid Transit scam have gained some official notice! The NewsCenter blog This Week In Precipitation has the scoop. Update
Keywords: IPERT Freely Workman
2getthere wins Bluewaters contract
Mar. 14 2017- 2getthere has won the award to build a transit connector for Dubai's Bluewaters development, the Dutch transit company announced. The automated transit system will connect the Nakheel Harbour and Tower Metro Station to an unspecified number of stations on Bluewaters Island, a distance of 2.5 kilometers (1.55 miles). The system will use 2getthere's "3.0" Group Rapid Transit vehicle, a larger 24 seat version of the technology already in use at Masdar.
New VW, Same Old Concept
Mar. 6, 2017- From Geneva Motor Show 2017, The Telegraph reports on Volkswagen's Sedric driverless concept car, which bears physical resemblance to pod transit vehicles like Ultra and 2getthere. We say again that if you deploy driverless like an automobile, it's still an automobile, with most of the same negative impacts.