Google Maps Exposed

Google Maps can be tricked. Nope this isn’t click bait, honestly. All you need is 99 smartphones and a handcart and one of the biggest mapping systems is on its knees. With these tools you can manipulate the system into thinking congestion exists where it doesn’t. So what does that tell us? Well...

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KO CO2 emissions by reducing congestion

Advance apologies, this isn’t a post about football but…you’re going to need some retro gaming experience to get the title and intro. (Comment below and if you get the link right you’ll get a, cheap, prize.) Onto the serious matter of CO2. There’s lots of different methods, theories, potential solutions...

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Traffic Congestion

It’s official, traffic congestion costs money. That’s in addition to all the stress it causes us stuck in traffic. As you’d expect there’s a number of factors to take into consideration. However when everything is put into the mix, the cost is astounding. Examples include drivers with commuters and freight companies, delayed...

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Caught on traffic cameras

There’s a saying that seeing is believing. Well, it appears that when it comes to avoiding traffic, that couldn’t be more truer. Traffic cameras could be useful. For example, how many times has your route planner, aka Google maps, told you you’re probably going to hit traffic about halfway on your...

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Our environmental policy

Our environmental policy Trafficly’s purpose in life is to bring about a behavioural change in how we go about our daily commute. By avoiding peak, congestion times drivers can not only save fuel but also lower carbon emissions which build up and are concentrated in the event of a traffic jam. Our...

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Stop-start systems

Stopping and starting your car wastes a lot of fuel and emits a lot of CO2. That’s a fact. However, modern day cars are often equipped with stop-start systems to make this process a bit more eco-friendly. But is that an actual fact? Let’s take a look. There’s no doubt automating the...

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Best electric cars

By now you’ve at least heard of electric cars and EV’s. Even maybe what the best electric cars are out there. This, coupled with the news that 2030 is the year that both diesel and petrol cars manufacturing ends. It would seem we’re all sailing into a bright EV future. But,...

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