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DOTs Should Get On Board with Transportation Technology & Mobile WiFi

Departments of Transportation (DOT) will face enormous technological shifts in the next few years. Even from our limited vantage point of the present, it’s clear that at least three major new technologies are posed to transform how we travel, and … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the Bus When Implementing New Fare Technology

For transit agencies, adopting new fare collection technology is a double-edged sword, bringing both advantages and challenges. The benefits are many; new fare technology can accelerate boarding times and improve arrival times, for one thing. Customer convenience, operation costs savings, … Continue reading

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Public Transit Safety Gets Boost from Mobile WiFi Solutions [Infographic]

Over 128,000 transit vehicles from 7,300 transportation agencies provided nearly 11 billion rides in 2013. As the population grows and more people move to larger cities, ridership across all modes of public transit—from buses to paratransit solutions—is on the rise. … Continue reading

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Top 5 School Bus Transportation Issues & How Mobile WiFi Can Help

The cheerful yellow school bus facilitates learning by transporting pupils from home to school and back again. Without a free, safe, reliable ride, many students would not be able to attend school. Attendance is critical to educational success, and yellow … Continue reading

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Real-time Bus & Train Location Details Help Increase Public Transit Ridership

Waiting at a public transit stop is too often an exercise in patience. When will the bus or train come? What if it has already passed? How can you know whether it’s best to stay put or walk to a … Continue reading

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Strides Made in Subway WiFi Connectivity in New York City & Los Angeles

By 2017, Los Angeles subway passengers will have limited access to WiFi and cellular phone service. The L.A. County Metropolitan Transit Authority has begun work on a two-year project to bring WiFi and cell service to some underground stations and … Continue reading

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Can WiFi on Trains Decrease Public Transit Emergencies?

Recent events have focused attention on how passengers can protect themselves during transit emergencies. Earlier this year, a Metrolink conductor was killed, five Metrolink train cars were derailed, and 31 passengers were injured when the L.A.-bound train hit a truck … Continue reading

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Public Transit Ridership Breaks Record as Demand for WiFi Connectivity Grows

Demand for public transportation is on the rise. According to the American Public Transportation Association, Americans took a total of 10.8 billion trips via public transit in 2014. That’s the highest public ridership rate in fifty-eight years. Phillip Washington, the … Continue reading

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VTA Pioneers Public Transit Innovation in California

On February 18th, transportation technology specialists from across Silicon Valley attended the grand opening for Santa Clara VTA’s new Innovation Center. SinglePoint Communication representatives took in the impressive new space, which was formerly a lunchroom and conference area. The modest … Continue reading

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Business Travel Boosts City Economies Where Public Transit Mobility is Best

Multiple studies have shown that many Americans—particularly younger Americans—prefer to live in cities that offer multiple transportation options. However, it may surprise some readers to learn that urban centers with multimodal transportation systems are also popular places to travel. Indeed, … Continue reading

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