From Deployed to Employed: Military Veterans Bring Value to TransLoc's Company Culture

November 12, 2018

Jamie Howard is not only TransLoc’s Director of Engineering, he is a passionate advocate for assimilating military veterans into the civilian workforce. Howard served with both the US Army Infantry in the 101st Airborne Division and the North...

The intersection of transit and diversity

March 31, 2017

Earlier this month, I chaperoned my daughter’s third-grade class on a walking and public transit field trip to explore economic development in downtown Durham.  As a working parent, I don’t get to attend as many school day events as I would like....

The Benefits and Challenges of Students Using Public Transit

September 06, 2016

It’s officially September, which means a few things: soon there will be pumpkin spice-flavored everything; weekends will be filled with football; and the last remaining schools are now in session, providing agencies with an influx of students as...

The Future of Transit: 3 Software Trends You Need to Know

July 05, 2016

 

As you may have noticed, there are some major trends in software and data within the transit space happening right now. For the TL;DR version, check out the shortlist below. If you’d like more info, keep reading!

TransLoc Shifts Into High Gear – Why and how an 11-year-old company raised VC funding

April 07, 2016

It was just getting crowded at Los Altos Grill (outside Mountain View, CA) and the live musicians were ready to go on break. Doug (TransLoc’s CEO) and I sat down for a feast of grilled artichokes, deviled eggs, and hamburgers. It was late May,...

The Future of Transit is Seamless

March 02, 2016

The nature of the public transit system makes it inherently complex to navigate. With an amalgam of schedules, stops, routes and vehicles, determining the most optimal way to get somewhere can be a challenge. The advent of open data (such as GTFS...

TransLoc’s top 10 favorite transit stops in the world

February 10, 2016

Transit stops and stations don’t have to be boring and overlooked. They can be quite the opposite—fun, functional, whimsical, and beautiful. There are some fantastic transit stops all over the globe, and we’ve listed our 10 favorites submitted by...

What We’re Missing When We Talk About Mobility

November 30, 2015

 

Humans of Transit 1.0: Changing Behaviors

September 01, 2015

The 7 Best Apps for College Students

August 19, 2015

Summer is winding down, the leaves are changing color, there is a crispness in the air—millions of students are either returning to or newly matriculating at universities across the country, which means the yearly supply-purchasing frenzy is on....

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