Smartcycle – The parking app you’ve been been asking for…

Whilst we did mention it in passing, whilst having a moan about Cardiff Council's new car parking app, we thought Smartcycle deserved a post of its own. Pulling in parking and bike shop data from OpenStreetMap, Smartcycle put the parking information you need in an attractive package. The power of open data If you've been … Continue reading Smartcycle – The parking app you’ve been been asking for…

Cardiff’s “smart” car parking is now city wide…and it isn’t so smart…

Whilst cycling is said to be front and centre in the Council's new transport strategy it appears that much of their energy is still for the benefit of motorists. The council has been painstakingly installing sensors into their parking spaces across Cardiff and has now connected them to a new smartphone app. Pokemon Go Cast … Continue reading Cardiff’s “smart” car parking is now city wide…and it isn’t so smart…