OpenStreetCab: Harnessing Mobility Data for Transparency in Urban Transport

CDS fellow Tassos Noulas explains how his app helps you save $$$ by comparing taxi prices from Uber, Lyft, & yellow cabs

Tassos Noulas presenting Open Street Cab at the Moore Sloan Research Lunch Seminar (2017)

The average savings per trip that riders stand to gain using their app is $7.26.

Operating in New York, Chicago, London, and Manchester, Open Street Cab has been around for roughly three years now, gained over 10,000 active users.

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Center for Data Science

This is the official research blog of the NYU Center for Data Science (CDS). Established in 2013, we are a leading data science training and research facility, offering a MS in Data Science and, as of 2017, one of the nation’s first universities to offer a Ph.D. in Data Science.