Category Archive: Bridj

Aug 26

News from around the industry…

Mileage deals are slow right about now, but there’s a few tidbits around the travel industry that are worth noting Get ready to take off for Cuba. With the US having reopened tourism to the island, airlines are already scheduling flights, with Bloomberg estimating that the number of travelers heading from the US to Cuba …

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Jun 17

Uber, Lyft, Bridj and the death of the taxi

I’ve recently become fascinated with transportation sharing services, both because they give me lots of free things and they have, in a short period, so significantly transformed the way we get around. Zipcar, which may already past its peak, was founded only 15 years ago. Uber was founded in just 2009, will generate $10 billion …

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Jun 09

Bridj: Can pop-up mass transit overtake the subway?

My normal policy is to write about frequent flyer miles, hotel points or the equivalent. Should there be nothing to write about, the day normally goes blank. We’ll make a slight exception today to write about intra-city traffic. ¬†Listen up, particularly if you’re in Boston or DC. Your subway system is about to become a …

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