New forms of shared mobility, including car sharing, e-hailing, and pooled e-hailing, have already taken off in cities around the world. We have therefore included them among the smart city applications in our projections in our most recent research, Smart cities: Digital solutions for a more livable future.
But they are merely a sign of even bigger things to come. Autonomous vehicles, once the stuff of science fiction, are now beginning to hit the road in reality. Self-driving taxis are already cruising the streets of Singapore, and they are being piloted in many other places. Flying cars and taxis are even on the horizon. Read the full story here.