Monday, 23 March 2015
Pros and cons of self-driving cars
A video from the Tonight Show.
Friday, 20 March 2015
Self-driving cars - less demand for parking spaces?
One shared autonomous vehicle could do the job of 14 cars, provided passengers don’t mind sharing and are prepared to allow a little more time for their journey. What’s more, demand for parking spaces would drop by 80 percent.
Wednesday, 18 March 2015
A first drive
Google's self-driving car, car drone or autonomous car, may develop into a billion dollar industry.
Monday, 16 March 2015
Grace periods: 10 minutes that will improve your life?
In the UK it's now official. Motorists can now take an extra 10 minutes to return to their vehicle before there’s any chance of them receiving a parking ticket.
Friday, 13 March 2015
World Urbanisation Trends 2014 – Key Facts
Globally, more people live in urban areas than in rural areas, with 54 per cent of the world’s population residing in urban areas in 2014.
Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Digital customer interaction bigger than phone in 2016
Incorporate digital channels into your overall engagement strategy, or face extinction.
Monday, 9 March 2015
The future role of the parking transaction broker
The still relatively small transaction brokers such as Yellowbrick and Park-line are quickly gaining market share in the Dutch parking market .
Friday, 6 March 2015
It's easy to avoid parking enforcement
Of the tickets issued, appeals are submitted for only 1%. (Won 49/51 by motorists/operators).
Wednesday, 4 March 2015
How is parking like a sandwich?
In parking, as with ham-on-rye, there is no free lunch.
Monday, 2 March 2015
Four simple ways to apply behavioural insights
If you want to encourage a behaviour, make it Easy, Attractive, Social and Timely (EAST).
Friday, 27 February 2015
Mobility and behaviour
In the Dutch CROW publication 'Mobility and behaviour' knowledge is presented in a structured way.
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
The connected car
The 'connected car' is creating a massive new business opportunity for auto, tech, and telecom companies
Friday, 20 February 2015
Social trends for the future
The Trend Circle gives an overview of twelve social developments.
Wednesday, 18 February 2015
Nice new traffic sign
Monday, 16 February 2015
More cars than ever, thanks to the older generation
Since 1 January, the Netherlands has a record number of cars on the roads, more than 7.9 million. The growth is mainly due to the older generation.
Wednesday, 11 February 2015
Cybersecurity & privacy in connected cars
The next generation of vehicles will be communicating with each other, with road-side systems, and will be continuously connected to various networks. What are the challenges and what privacy & security work taking place in this area?
Monday, 9 February 2015
The sharing economy, where does it begin, or end
An accurate definition of the sharing economy is consumers (or firms) granting each other temporary access to their under-utilised physical assets (‘idle capacity’), possibly in exchange for money.
Friday, 6 February 2015
No obligation to enter vehicle registration number
Now that people parking cannot be obliged to enter their vehicle registration number, as a Dutch District Court ruled at the end of January, parking will be a lot less lucrative for municipalities.
Wednesday, 4 February 2015
"The costs of oversupply aren't felt."
When we say we can't find anywhere to park, what we usually mean is we can't find a free or insanely cheap parking spot within spitting distance of our destination.
Monday, 2 February 2015
A visual history of the future
This paper is concerned with how future cities have been visualised.