MoBike is a cashless and station-free bike sharing platform used for short trips within city centers to help reduce traffic congestion and reduce emissions from other forms of transportation.
Bicycles are mass produced in China
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
Distributions to Date Status
The platform is designed with a provision to create a customer profile under the account section. It is built with a provision to keep a record of all the trips a customer has taken as well as their Mobike credit status. The bike is built with an aluminum frame that has a built in GPS tracker fitted with an App-activated lock and an algorithm that computes the usage time of a bike.
- Places provision on the app to report any problems noted.
- Dedicated support team reachable on firstname.lastname@example.org or through the app.
- Provides an operational team to fix bikes and for deployment of bikes.
- Updated FAQs that can help customers resolve their issues or challenges.
- A "Report an Issue" tab is provided in the application.
Replacement components are handled by the company using the on-ground operational team that fixes the bikes.
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
From their mission statement, "Mobike provides an affordable means of shared transportation for convenient short urban trips, while reducing congestion, and our city's carbon footprint."
Vetted Performance Status
Academic Research and References
Lan, J., Ma, Y., Zhu, D., Mangalagiu, D. and Thornton, T.F., 2017, Enabling Value Co-Creation in the Sharing Economy: The Case of Mobike, Sustainability, 9, p. 1504.
Ye, L., Xing, L., Wei, W., Mingzhang, L. and Hao, W., 2018, Evaluating the Impact of Mobike on Automobile-Involved Bicycle Crashes at the Road Network Level, Accident Analysis & Prevention, 112, pp. 69-76.
Qigao, W., 2018, Bikeshare Paradigms, User Perceptions, and the Urban Experience: A Comparative Analysis of Mobike Shanghai & Citi Bike NYC, Columbia University Academic Commons.
Chao, L., Gaohong, Z. and Yanqing, K., 2017, Research on Economic Sharing Based on PEST and SWOT Model: A Case Study of Mobike, 3rd International Conference on Innovation Development of E-Commerce and Logistics (ICIDEL 2017)
Meng, C., 2017, Research on Subsidy Strategy of Mobike Based on Complete Information Static Game, 2017 International Conference on Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Automation (AMMA 2017) ISBN: 978-1-60595-471-4
Xiong, S., 2017, An Internet-Based Short-Distance Travel Solution in China Case: Mobike Technology Co, Ltd, Lahti University of Applied Sciences.
Compliance with regulations
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