The folks at Sightline wrote it up before I could. Two new apps help us make better transportation choices:
The folks at Walkscore have a tool that helps you figure out the places from which you can commute to a job in a given amount of time, billed as "Apartment Search".
Reroute.it will calculate the cost, time, calories and greenhouse gas impacts of taking any given trip by different modes.
Ustraap, a wearable technology startup, helps the blind more effectively sense their surroundings. While technology helps the visually impaired better access the digital world (making it easy for them to quickly dictate emails or sp... Read Post
The last time I wrote about the Short Message Service (SMS) protocol was when it was being used to help keep sheep alive and measure just how hot (hormonally) Switzerland's bovines are at any given moment. These tools, while helpful... Read Post