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June 5, 2014

'Pop-up' bus service launches in Mass.

A behind the scenes look at Bridj's launch day.
Photo courtesy Bridj

A behind the scenes look at Bridj's launch day.Photo courtesy Bridj
BROOKLINE, Mass. — A new “pop-up” bus service, with routes dictated by data about people’s commutes from Google Earth, Facebook, Foursquare, Twitter and LinkedIn, launched in Massachusetts on Monday, reported The New York Times.

The private service uses chartered buses and is run by a start-up technology company called Bridj. The coaches feature comfortable seats and Wi-Fi and costs $6 per ride. For the full story, click here.

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  • Bob[ June 6th, 2014 @ 11:53am ]

    here is another cut rate operator trying to skim the cream. they do not use accessible buses except with 24hr notice. but they operate on a fixed route and are scheduled they are not Paratransit. so here again is an attempt to take rides away from proper operators following the laws. Bob

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