0
Wireless

Smartphone app lets cyclists go through green earlier

Friday 12 April 2019 | 16:54 CET | News
The Dutch province of Flevoland has started traffic project with cyclists. Under the project, cyclists will get a green light earlier when using the Schwung app developed by Vialis. The province has for the test placed special traffic lights at a number of places. These will communicate with the app.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Dutch 'app ban' for cyclists to go into effect from July

Published 19 Jun 2019 10:29 CET | Netherlands
Using a mobile phone while biking will become a finable offense from 1 July, to the order of EUR 95. The fine is lower than for ...

Smartphone app zet verkeerslichten voor fietsers eerder op groen

Published 12 Apr 2019 15:47 CET | Netherlands
De provincie Flevoland is een project gestart waarbij fietsers middels het gebruik van de app Schwung, ontwikkeld door Vialis, ...