Transit raises another $5M from Accel to become a hub for public transportation

Transit started off as a slick app that helped you get in a complex metro area with public transportation, but now co-founder Jake Sion has higher ambitions than that: being the go-to spot for getting

Moovit and Rock the Vote team up to get you to the polls

Transit app Moovit and the nonpartisan, nonprofit Rock the Vote organization are working to get you to the right poll on time. On election day — Tuesday, November 8 — Moovit will get you f

Moovit tries to streamline the commute experience with an updated transit app

Figuring out public transportation can be a difficult experience — a lot of the data exists in disparate spots on the internet, and there are a lot of apps trying to jockey for a spot on your phone.

Israeli technology and the future of transportation

The quantum leaps in productivity created by the car, train, ship and plane have dramatically changed our lives and movements. But today, we’re at the forefront of a new revolution in mobility, from

Moovit helps you catch ’em all in Pokemon Go

Moovit wants to help you catch ’em all and catch the bus at the same time. It’s integrated with Pokemon Go to make it faster to catch a Grimer. (For the uninitiated, that’s a Pokemon

Moovit transit app integrates with Uber

The local transit app Moovit announced today that it will soon be integrated with the ride-sharing app Uber in 131 cities in 22 countries. This is kind of the chocolate and peanut butter of urban trav

Moovit expands accessibility features for blind users

It’s easy to get caught up in the new, cool thing aspect of transportation tech and apps, but there’s some real social benefit and freedom to be found here. Take, for instance, Moovit&#821

Moovit Raises $50M To Scale Its Public Transit App, Goes Up Against CityMapper

Israeli public transport startup Moovit has raised $50 million in a new Series C funding round. That makes the company worth as much as $450 million. Last year we reported how Moovit was trying to rep

With 10M Users, Israel’s Moovit Tries To Follow In Waze’s Footsteps For Mass Transit

After Waze's $1.1 billion sale to Google on the back of crowd-generated data for drivers, it feels obvious that someone should do the same thing for the world's mass transit systems. And indeed, anoth

Moovit Raises $28M From Sequoia And Others To Be The Waze For Crowdsourced Public Transit Data

Social transit app <a target="_blank" href="">Moovit</a> is announcing a massive round of funding this morning, closing a $28 million round led by Sequoia Capital, with partic

Social Transit App Moovit Launches In New York City, Just In Time To Help All Those Hapless Tourists

The Rockettes. The Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center. Ice skating in Central Park. There’s definitely no shortage of things to see and do in New York City once the holiday season rolls around, bu