Bounce: the most pocket-friendly option in town!

Daily commute is an essential part of all our lives. The average Bangalorean spends upto Rs.3,000 on getting around the city. Daily commute is an essential and sometimes time-consuming part of our lives. But many of us look forward to it if a transport service goes that extra mile to look after us in our everyday lives without burning a hole in our pockets. This week, we take a closer look at...

Tales from the Lockdown – By your Bounce Scooter

Is it just me or has it really been a really long summer? Well, I am glad that it’s over now but I have to admit, I missed being on the roads. While it was difficult to stay away, I am excited to finally bounce back. But there’s an uninvited guest who has everyone’s attention. Wherever I go, all I hear is ‘Corona’. I am not sure what exactly it is but from what I can make of it is that...

Contactless Commute: the future of Indian mobility.

Today, ‘Contactless’ is much more than just a buzzword. And in fact is the real need of the hour. That people can commute safely, including getting to and from work, without any human intervention, i.e. in a contactless manner, is important not just to the health of the individuals but also to the economy. The coronavirus pandemic has affected mobility in India in more ways than we could...

Urban Mobility in the face of a Pandemic.

The role of self-drive shared scooters Where do we stand? The rapid spread of the novel coronavirus and its resulting condition has caught much of the world off-guard. The story is yet to fully play out, but it is evident that the crisis is global in nature and that science is on the frontlines in the fight against the virus. This includes medical professionals attempting to heal those affected...

An all-weather protector – The Humble Helmet

We’re all aware of the great Nostradamus and his prophecies. But there’s one thing that even he couldn’t have predicted. It was that we would take safety seriously only when staying safe would be the only option left to live. COVID-19 has forced us to adapt & co-exist with the ‘new normal’. Maintaining social distancing, implementing best health practices, and stepping out only...

Changing the landscape of Indian economy – #VocalForLocal

How do you define ‘vision?’ Is it the foresight to see things clearer than others or the ability to plan for the future better than others? Implementing a vision involves laying out a blueprint after carefully assessing the risks and rewards in the current and future scenarios. Then, creating a list of goals to accomplish it. On the 12th of May 2020, PM Modi addressed the nation on a wide...

Taking Scooter safety to the next level – Our sanitization drive

After nearly two months in the abyss, we will now be able to step-out, gradually if not in full-flow. The government has relaxed the anti-lockdown measures in zones that have seen considerable improvement so that we can slowly return to normal life. So, where does that leave us? Raring to go, vying to move again. But it’s best we do by acknowledging the elephant in the room, COVID-19. The...

Commute to work post lockdown: Indian bike rentals are the safest way around

World over, the debilitating effects of Covid-19, on both human lives and economic growth, are no secret. The pandemic has forced thousands of people into ongoing isolation and brought cities across the globe to a standstill. Along with an unprecedented human toll, the coronavirus has triggered a deep economic crisis. On April 14,2020, the IMF released its global growth projections, revealing...

Introducing Bounce ScooterHero – Using citizens’ vehicles for frontline workers

The ‘new normal’, life under COVID-19 has been challenging in more ways than one. For starters, we have been confined indoors and have to maintain social distancing but what has really crippled us in this hour of need is a lack of choice, a recourse, an option to commute. Public transportation services have been rolled back. Mobility options are limited. But we aren’t the only ones bearing...
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