TransLoc Rider With Uber—Getting You to Transit

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TransLoc, Memphis Area Transit Authority and Uber Launch Pilot   Memphis, TN, March 22, 2016—TransLoc, a leading provider of transit technology, along with partners Uber and the Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA), are launching a pilot of the TransLoc Rider mobile app with Uber in Memphis. TransLoc Rider helps people get to and from the bus stop with ease, making … Read More

The Future of Transit is Seamless

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The nature of the public transit system makes it inherently complex to navigate. With an amalgam of schedules, stops, routes and vehicles, determining the most optimal way to get somewhere can be a challenge. The advent of open data (such as GTFS), mapping tools (such as OpenStreetMap) and mobile apps (such as TransLoc Rider) makes getting from one place to … Read More

Become a Memphis Rider Beta Tester and Help Shape the Future of Transit

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Recruiting Beta Testers for TransLoc Rider Transit Mobile App with Uber Memphis, T.N., February 22, 2016—TransLoc®, a leading provider of transportation technology, is recruiting beta testers to provide feedback on TransLoc Rider with Uber for Memphis Area Transit Authority. The Rider mobile app simplifies multimodal travel, providing passengers with the best option to get to their destination. Individuals in Memphis … Read More

Become a Triangle Rider Beta Tester and Shape the Future of Mobility

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TransLoc Recruiting Beta Testers of Rider with Uber Integration for GoTriangle Transit Agency   Durham, N.C., February 4, 2016—TransLoc®, a leading provider of transportation technology, is recruiting beta testers to provide feedback on the TransLoc Rider app with Uber integration. Individuals in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill are encouraged to join the Triangle Riders beta group and help create the … Read More

Do you like free stuff? Become a beta tester and help us get you there!

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Hello there. My name is Alex Gibson, and I’m a product manager here at TransLoc. Two weeks ago we announced TransLoc’s partnership with Uber and gave a sneak peek at how the integration will work. Now that I’m able to discuss our plans publicly, I’d like to ask for your help. As a product manager, my job is to leverage … Read More

Eliminating Public Transit’s First-Mile/Last-Mile Problem

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The most commonly cited standard [for walking distance to transit] is 400m or ¼ mile. – Jarrett Walker, Human Transit What is public transit’s first-mile/last-mile (FM/LM) problem? It begins with a ¼ mile. Most people in the United States are “comfortable” walking less than a ¼ mile to or from public transit stops. The problem arises when a potential rider … Read More

How TransLoc Gets You There with Uber and Public Transit—It’s Uber Simple

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TransLoc Uber initial design concepts (may change with final release).

We know you’re curious, so we want to give you a sneak peek at how the TransLoc Rider with Uber integration will work. The best part? It’s as easy as opening the TransLoc Rider app! First, open TransLoc Rider (or download it if you haven’t already). The app will autolocate you and your closest public transit stop. If you’ve never … Read More

TransLoc and Uber Partner to Pioneer a New Standard in Public Transit

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TransLoc and Uber partner to pioneer mobility options

Integrating Uber into commutes with TransLoc Rider DURHAM, N.C.—January 11, 2016—TransLoc®, a leading provider of transportation technology, is partnering with Uber to create a new standard in public transit and private technology collaboration. This milestone seeks to combine the best of private transportation and public transit for truly integrated mobility. By integrating the Uber API into the TransLoc Rider app, … Read More

How Will People Move in Five Years? Part II: Offer Public Transit Service that Wins

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In early October, I had the pleasure of talking about how people will move in five years at the American Public Transportation Association’s annual meeting. Here at TransLoc, we’re passionate about solving the biggest problems plaguing the public transit industry and as such, I’m taking the liberty of extending this passion beyond the original presentation (which you can watch at … Read More