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@TimHaines Yes, Bixi / Alta bikes all have GPS. @m…

@TimHaines Yes, Bixi / Alta bikes all have GPS. @mlroach

Alta Bikes

I don’t know why, but “Alta Bikes” has been in my top ten searches for the past week. People looking for this Norwegian bike company — which offers a single model of a fixed gear bike — are finding this article on Alta Bikes. Alta Bikes is perhaps most famous for their underwear model ads. read more »

@jwinstonsf Re 2 bike share bikes on a single fob:…

@jwinstonsf Re 2 bike share bikes on a single fob: I just heard from Alta that this is a bug, not a feature.

Two bikes with a single bike share key fob?

Update: Bay Area Bike Share tells me I shouldn’t be able to do this. It’s a bug, not a feature. I experimented a little more and discovered timing seems to be key, which maybe suggests a software race condition? (Original post redacted. I originally thought this was too cool to be a bug. Turns out read more »

@M4NH0 Slots outnumber bikes by about 50% for Bay…

@M4NH0 Slots outnumber bikes by about 50% for Bay Area, too. Alta runs both DC and Bay Area bike share. @ladyfleur

Did Alta get the SF Bike Share bid?

Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) staff recommended the selection of Alta Bicycle Share to install and manage the Bay Area bike share project. Does anybody know if BAAQMD board approved this recommendation at their board meeting on Thursday? Minutes are not available yet.