Becotix selected for Innovation Showcase at Venturefest Yorkshire

Becotix is one of 21 innovative new companies that have been selected to exhibit at Venturefest Yorkshire at York Racecourse on 16th November. Venturefest Yorkshire is a one day festival with a clear remit to nurture business growth in the region, by helping innovators to develop their ideas and by helping entrepreneurs get investment. The Innovation Showcase is an opportunity for new start-ups to showcase their ideas at a business event attended by a wide variety »

The last mile or how the sharing economy can help public transport

It’s hard not to have heard of UBER and its disruptive influence. What if they combined with public transport to enhance or even replace bus and rail service! Well the city of Altamonte Springs has recently made a deal with Uber where the city will cover 20% – 25% of the cost of Uber trips done inside or into the city. A study in Atlanta also suggests redirecting 1% of the public investment in transport would »