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Moovit City Experts: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Photo: The Moovit City Experts Meet to Improve Local Public Transport in Rio de Janeiro While it was winter for people in the northern hemisphere, in Rio de Janeiro, it was the peak of the summer when five of Moovit’s local community members we call Mooviters met up for a fun December day out with a specific mission: improve urban mobility in Rio as part of Moovit’s latest City Exper…

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Inter Milan Collaborates with Moovit to Improve Mobility for Football Fans in Milan

Italian football club Inter Milan is collaborating with Moovit, the world’s #1 public transit app and leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) provider, to help its fans arrive at matches at San Siro Stadium as well as all Italian and European matches, starting 3 February 2019 for the Inter Milan-Bologna game. Inter supporters will be able to receive detailed information on how to reach the stadium, …

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Moovit Launches TimePro to Provide Accurate Real-Time Bus Arrivals and Increase Ridership

Moovit has launched Moovit TimePro (watch it in action), the most accurate real-time vehicle location system. It’s the latest MaaS solution that enables transit agencies to ensure their passeng…

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Moovit to the Museum: Transit Riders Benefit With an Easier Journey to the Annual Latke Festival at the Brooklyn Museum

Moovit, the World’s #1 Transit App, Teams Up with the Latke Festival to Make it Easier for People to Ride Public Transit to the Famous Potato Pancake Event on Monday, December 3 In honor of its tenth anniversary, the

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Commuter Kate: The History of Public Transit

My colleague Steve recently told me how his grandmother commuted to work on Angel Island in San Francisco Bay in 1915. She rode a glistening new cable car to a dock and boarded a steam-powered ferry to cross the Bay. It got me thinking about how far we’ve come from the horse and cart days, and I started researching the history of public transit. Below is a summary of the major changes in transportation…

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Moovit City Experts: New Mooviter Community Initiative Takes Place in Bucharest

A new community initiative and the next frontier of Moovit’s community programs saw Mooviters, both veterans and newcomers, hit the streets of Bucharest to improve the local public transit information in the Romanian capital city. The

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Hey Siri, Get Me Home (With Moovit)

iPhone users, update your phones. Exclusively on iOS 12 and Moovit’s latest update, you’re able to use Moovit via Siri Shortcuts. Hands full? In a rush? Now you can select your favorite destination, for example, work, …

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Commuter Kate: Should We Make Public Transit Free?

People movement is a hot topic, and the transportation world is certainly due for a shakeup. With the introduction of premium but affordable door-to-door services like ride-sharing being added to the transportation mix over the past few years, for some people, the idea of riding public transit is no longer a thing.   A recent

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How do Transit Apps Know Bus and Train Arrival Times?

Commuter Kate, Moovit’s Transit Tipster interviewed Moovit’s Real-Time Team Leader and expert in this field, Ella Bider, to find out exactly how the team ensures Moovit has the best RT data of any transit or mapping service.  Commuter Kate: How do you define Real-Time? Ella Bider: R…

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New on Moovit — Polotsk & Novopolotsk, Belarus

Moovit is delighted to add another metro to the app in Belarus — both Polotsk (Polatsk) and Novopolatsk (Navapolatsk). Founded in 862, Polotsk is the oldest town in Belarus, and one of the oldest in the whole Slavic region. Due to the rich history, and the old-style beauty of this town, it’s a popular tourist area for the country. It is recognized as one of the most beautiful towns in Belarus, particularly due to its location o…

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