Why Buses Come in Threes - and Which One You Should Get On

  • David Bamford

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

It’s typical — you’re waiting at a bus stop for ages, then three buses come along at once. Should you just hop on the first one, or skip to the second or third? Various tech companies are trying to produce apps to help commuters plan for this type of event. But until those are up and running, some basic knowledge of the transport system — and a bit of mathematics — can help you make the call.

Period6 Aug 2018 → 13 Aug 2018

Media contributions

2

Media contributions

  • TitleWhy Buses Come in Threes - and Which One You Should Get On
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletMetro
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size403 Words
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date13/08/18
    DescriptionIt's typical — you’re waiting at a bus stop for ages, then three buses come along at once. Should you just hop on the first one, or skip to the second or third? Various tech companies are trying to produce apps to help commuters plan for this type of event. But until those are up and running, some basic knowledge of the transport system — and a bit of mathematics — can help you make the call.
    Producer/AuthorMarcus Mayers and David Bamford
    URLhttps://www.metro.news/why-buses-come-in-threes-and-which-one-you-should-get-on/1182893/
    PersonsDavid Bamford
  • TitleWhy Buses in 3s - and Which One to Take
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletDelano
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size403 Words
    CountryLuxembourg
    Date6/08/18
    DescriptionIt’s typical – you’re waiting at a bus stop for ages, then three buses come along at once. Should you just hop on the first one, or skip to the second or third? Various tech companies are trying to produce apps to help commuters plan for this type of event. But until those are up and running, some basic knowledge of the transport system – and a bit of mathematics – can help you make the call.
    Producer/AuthorMarcus Mayers and David Bamford
    URLdelano.lu/d/detail/news/why-buses-come-3s-and-which-one-take/187900
    PersonsDavid Bamford