New intelligent transportation systems improve multimodal mobility

June 09, 2020
Digital Transformation More...
Very important

GiveMeGreen!, an application developed by traffic management company Sensys Networks, has been released nationwide. The app, designed to turn traffic lights green for cyclists, connects a user's smartphone to a Sensys gateway via Bluetooth. This application is not the only solution of its kind, as companies like Rapid Flow and Miovision offer similar capabilities via camera detection, though the smartphone app integration is lower-cost and easier for cities to implement if they already have Sensys systems in place. While no single detection method or system has emerged as a market leader, expect municipalities to continue to deploy multimodal traffic management systems that fit the specific needs and conditions of local communities.

For the original news article, click here .

Further Reading


Company Snapshot | October 18, 2019

The company was started by Daniela Perdomo and Jorge Perdomo in 2012 to develop scalable mobile mesh network solutions for applications where satellite, cellular, and Wi‑Fi signals are impractical; since its founding, the company has raised more than $40 million in VC funding, and some of the ... Not part of subscription


Company Snapshot | November 01, 2019

The company was started by Simon Tchedikian (CEO) in 2014 to develop a smart remote to simplify the control of smart homes with multiple devices; since its founding, the company has raised nearly $18 million in investment funding; one disclosed investor is Xerys, a French VC. The company develops a ... Not part of subscription

Samsung jumps ahead of Apple in creating private device networks with release of SmartTag

News Commentary | January 21, 2021

For a long time, Tile dominated the personal tag devices market, and the company also partnered with Google in 2019. Last year, news broke out that Apple was finalizing its own version, the AirTag, and Amazon pursued the same functionality with the Amazon Sidewalk project. Samsung's release of the ... Not part of subscription