Author Archives: Steve Hanley

Carpooling Could Replace Taxis In NYC Says MIT Report

January 3rd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Mathematicians at the MIT CSAIL computer lab have developed a new algorithm they say could eliminate allow 3000 carpooling vehicles to do the work of 14,000 taxis. The math model would make the system operate at maximum efficiency, reducing congestion and carbon emissions.

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