problems we face. cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we
were at when we created them.
Cars are the right answer: personal, on-demand
access to work, economic and educational opportunities.
Cars are just the wrong mass and randomness of
behavior for highly repetitive travel.
Congestion costs the average worker 43 hours per
year; a work-week per year drained from the person and economy.
This drain equates to a 2% tax on working people
that benefits no one. In cities like LA or New York the cost is double.
Commuting to work by bus takes about twice as long
as by car. Delays are a tax on time.
JPods combine the personal service of a
chauffeured car with the process
controls and automation of the Internet.
JPods can be public or privately owned.
JPods provide the personal mobility of a car
without the requirement to park or operate it.
As cars only operate where there are roads, JPods
will only operate where there are rails (or roads when combined with a
JPods can be both private and public.