Helsinki

Netflix-of-transportation app guiding users toward sustainable mode choices

By Saumya Jain The Whim app , which some call the “Netflix of transportation,” is now a year old. The app works on the principle of mobility as a service (MaaS) and partners with local public and private transportation providers, bundling transit and taxi fares, bikeshare trips, and other

Helsinki integrates transportation services to reduce reliance on cars

By Bill Holloway As transportation agencies across the U.S. slowly adjust to new infrastructure, revenue, and policy challenges, Helsinki, Finland is embarking on a radical plan to help its transit system outcompete private car travel. The city plans to transform its transit system into a