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Tag: Transportation

Smarter Autonomous Driving, One Truck at a Time: FuelSave Boosts Transportation Efficiency

In today’s complex, internet-driven consumer marketplace, it’s nearly impossible to purchase goods that haven’t spent some time on a truck. With that kind of reach, the logistics industry has a considerable ripple effect on the environment and on the cost of consumer items. When trucks burn more fuel, they increase global pollution and shipping costs, which leads to higher prices at the register for the goods we buy every day.

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How Lime Leverages Data to Keep Their E-Scooters Charged and Accessible

Founded in 2017, Lime is an urban transportation company that provides smart bikes and scooters for consumers to travel around cities. The startup has seen some dramatic growth since launching, having logged over 12 million rides across the US, Europe, and Oceania. This explosion in popularity and rapid expansion comes with some unique technical challenges, however, especially around data. Check out the above video featuring Xiuming Chen, Engineering Manager of Infrastructure at Lime, to learn about how his team leverages AWS to solve for such problems.

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