Mar 12, 2017

Docomo to offer AI smartphone system to support bus operations from 2019

NTT Docomo Inc. will begin offering by March 2019 an artificial intelligence-based smartphone system that promises more efficient bus services. Using a smartphone application, people will ask to be picked up, specifying their destinations and when and where they want to board. The mobile communication carrier ...

Bus drivers test safety skills in Tokyo competition

Feb 13, 2017

Bus drivers test safety skills in Tokyo competition

The Tokyo police and a bus association held a competition for long-haul bus drivers in the capital to raise safety awareness after several recent fatal accidents, including a single-vehicle crash in Nagano Prefecture last year that left 15 people dead. The contest Sunday drew 24 ...