Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Just for fun

A cartoon about the future of parking.

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Thursday, 3 March 2016

True cost of parking

As individuals, we want parking to be easily available at any time and every destination. We also want it to be cheap, or even free. Trying to fulfill both of these desires is expensive, and has enormous unintended consequences for society.

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Tuesday, 1 March 2016

What Europeans think of connected cars

Europeans say “It’s MY data” when it comes to connected cars.

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Thursday, 25 February 2016

Driverless Cars: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

As for any powerful new technology, we must ask ourselves: What could go disastrously wrong? What are some of the key vulnerabilities of such a new system?

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Tuesday, 23 February 2016

The most dangerous thing about self-driving cars

It is not whether or not the car can drive safely, but whether it can effectively communicate when it is driving and when it is not - i.e. prevent mode confusion.

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Thursday, 18 February 2016

UK new car market starts high in 2016

The UK’s new car market got off to a positive start in January, with registrations climbing 2.9% compared with the same month in 2015.

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Tuesday, 16 February 2016

A temporary home for your car

A parking space is a temporary home for your car, but a permanent commitment of land.

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Thursday, 11 February 2016

Goal of paid parking

The goal of paid parking is to ensure there is always some parking available for drivers willing to pay the associated price and in the process reduce congestion.

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Tuesday, 9 February 2016

In Europe, parking takes up half the size of Belgium.

In the United States, parking takes up more space than the whole state of Massachusetts. In Europe, where cars are smaller and fewer in number, parking still takes up an area half the size of Belgium.

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Thursday, 4 February 2016

Vertical parking (1920 - 1976)

Great article with splendid pictures on space-saving vertical parking solutions.

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