Transportation Apps and the Sharing Economy
The rise of smartphone technology is poised to change the way people get around. With the sharing economy already altering consumers' views on ownership, the demand for safe, convenient, and affordable transportation has never been higher. As companies develop new technologies and business models to meet this demand, they are running headfirst into regulations and laws that are often at odds with these new approaches. What is the future of transportation technology and how do cities best prepare for and take advantage of these new methods for getting around?