Tag: taxi

Explore New York City Yellow Taxi trips Data with OpenDataSoft

Last week, New York City opened data from millions of taxi trips. 165,114,361 to be more precise. At a time when war rages between taxis and Uber, just a few days after the clash between NYC’s mayor DeBlasio and Uber,

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Government Data And The Uber Question

Vivek Kundra is the executive vice president at Salesforce and the former CIO for the U.S. government. How to join the network Amid the debate in New York City on limiting the number of drivers for ride share companies such

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How to Fix NYC’s No-Cabs-At-4PM Problem

How to Fix NYC’s No-Cabs-At-4PM Problem It’s an age-old NYC problem. It’s some time after 4PM and you step out to look for a cab. You giggle as you watch a tourist repeatedly try and hail cabs with the off-duty

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The journey begins… but what are we actually looking for?

“I shall not today attempt further to define the kinds of material I understand to be embraced within that shorthand description; and perhaps I could never succeed in intelligibly doing so. But I know it when I see it.” –

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