Category Innovating Transportation

True Cost of Car Ownership: My Experience, By the Numbers

I joke with my friends that it only took me 18 months living in Seattle to go from 4×4 SUV driver to bus-riding hippy. In reality, my choice to go car-less had nothing to do with living in Seattle or becoming more “green” or any other social pressure. For me, I hated owning a depreciating […]

Why it’s only a matter of time before Uber owns the taxi industry

From the outside looking in, not many of us saw a problem worth solving in the taxi business.  Uber founders did, and its rise is surfacing problems that have existed for decades. Credit card payments serve as the perfect example of everything that’s wrong with the taxi industry.  Everyone knows that we don’t carry cash anymore- […]