Bike sharing systems have been huge successes in cities like Paris and Barcelona. But due to their extensive infrastructure requirements, they're expensive to build. One man suggests a system run primarily by smart phones.
Aug 27, 2010 Grist
The Chicago Tribune interviews Josh Squire, the entrepreneur responsible for Chicago's bike sharing pilot program.
Jul 30, 2010 Chicago Tribune
In this editorial, the Denver Post applauds the early success of the city's new bike-sharing program (launched on Earth Day) but notes that what's missing is urban street infrastructure for cyclists though there are plenty of recreational trails.
Jun 29, 2010 The Denver Post
A new bike sharing system in Dublin is turning out to be a surprise success in the Irish city.
Apr 15, 2010 Global Post
Mumbai has instituted two citywide bike sharing programs. <em>The City Fix</em> takes an inside look.
Mar 4, 2010 The City Fix
Mexico City has opened a citywide bike sharing system, similar to those in Paris and Barcelona.
Feb 20, 2010 The Bike-sharing Blog
<em>AskMen.com</em> has released a list of the world's top ten bike-friendly cities. Portland, Oregon is the one U.S. city to make the list.
Jan 15, 2010 AskMen
The Valley Transportation Authority plans to release its final report on a bike share program by the end of the year.
Nov 11, 2009 SF Streetsblog
Paris and JCDecaux promise to forge on with the popular bike program, despite having lost thousands of bikes to recklessness and vandalism.
Nov 2, 2009 The New York Times
Volunteers set out to bike from the factory to Princeton University, where an employee bike-share program will begin in November.
Oct 29, 2009 The New York Times