• Amazon looks to airports for expansion

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com is looking at bringing its futuristic checkout-free store format to airports in an effort to win business from hungry, time-pressed travelers, according to public records. Tamara Lindstrom reports.
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  • The head of LA public transit just outlined a plan to make buses and trains free for everyone by 2028 - but most people are going to hate it

    The head of LA public transit just outlined a plan to make buses and trains free for everyone by 2028 - but most people are going to hate it

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    The CEO of Los Angeles' Metro has proposed congestion pricing to pay for free transit in the city.
    It's part of the city's plan to expand public transportation ahead of the 2028 Olympics.
    Taxing rush hour drivers is gaining popularity across the country, and cities like London have proven it's effectiveness.
    Congestion pricing is quickly gaining popularity throughout the United States.
    On Thursday, the head of Los Angeles' Metro system also voiced his support for the tolls.
    "We think that with congestion pricing done right, we can be the only city in the world to offer free transit service...
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  • Amazon Go's expansion could face trouble if more cities ban cash-free retail stores

    9 days ago - By Fast Company

    Officials in some cities worry that stores and restaurants that don't accept cash effectively exclude people without credit cards or bank accounts.
    A New York City councilman introduced legislation last week that would require retail establishments and restaurants to accept cash.
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