News Coverage

Highlights of recent articles and coverage of the Parkopedia app, our industry partnerships, and our embedded industry solutions.

Parkopedia's CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich offers industry insight in latest Telematics Wire article

Our CEO discusses how global changes in urban infrastructure are resulting in reductions of on-street parking spaces, and how automakers can ensure positive on-street parking experiences with dynamic in-car services in the July 2022 issue of Telematics Wire, pg. 5-7.

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Parkopedia launches ‘Park and Charge’ product to unify the fragmented public charging for EV drivers globally

Parkopedia launches new ‘Park and Charge’ product to unify the highly fragmented public charging network and greatly improve the driving experience for EV owners globally. See key highlights from Automotive World, Telematics Wire, Quattroruote, Auto TechInsight, Fleet Europe, SmartCities World, Smart Transport and Green Fleet.

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Parkopedia Celebrates Industry Award Wins

Parkopedia has won a number of industry-leading awards, including the 2021 AutoTech Breakthrough Award ‘Smart Parking Company of the Year’, the 2021 British Parking Awards ‘Campaign Award’ and the ‘Positive Response to the Pandemic Award’ for our NHS parking microsite. And finally, we are honored to receive the Juniper Research Future Digital Platinum Award for ‘In-vehicle payment innovation’ for our in-car payment platform, which allows drivers to pay for parking, EV charging, tolling and ‘pay-at-the-pump’ fuelling via the vehicle’s infotainment system.

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Parkopedia Payment Platform wins Juniper Research 2021 Future Digital Platinum Award 

Parkopedia has been officially recognised as the market leader for in-car transactions by leading technology analyst firm, Juniper Research in their 2021 ‘Future Digital Awards’ across Fintech and Payments.

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Parkopedia to provide premium parking and payment services to Toyota Motor North America

Millions of Toyota and Lexus drivers can now find, reserve and pay for parking via the new ‘Park with Parkopedia’ service, integrated into the dedicated Toyota and Lexus smartphone apps to offer drivers the complete parking experience. See key highlights from Tech Digest, Automotive News, Just-Auto, Carscoops, Autoblog, ETAuto and aBr Buzz (Automotive Business Review).

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Parkopedia to facilitate all major in-vehicle payments with a new integrated payment platform

Parkopedia launches a new multi-domain payment platform to enable drivers to seamlessly pay parking, Electric Vehicles, fuelling and tolling. See key highlights from Automotive World, Just-Auto, TU Automotive, Auto TechInsight, Fleet Europe, Automotive Purchasing and Supply Chain, EV's & Beyond and Electric Road. 

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Parkopedia announces production version indoor mapping services for automotive navigation use

Parkopedia launches production version indoor mapping technology for use within vehicle navigation systems. See key highlights from Autocar, TU Automotive, Auto Evolution, Just-Auto, Daily Express and Vezess. 

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CarCliq’s 10 Money-Saving Motoring Tips

An article by CarCliq recommends Parkopedia as a useful money saving app to find cheap parking spaces.

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How On-Demand Mobile Apps Boost Your Business

An article by THINKMOBILES featuring Parkopedia as a successful on-demand transportation app that help consumers find parking space availability.

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ŠKODA joins forces with Parkopedia to help drivers find parking spaces quicker and easier in real time

A press release by SKODA announcing our partnership whereby Parkopedia will provide ŠKODA AUTO with parking services in Europe. ŠKODA drivers can now find parking using their navigation system in the vehicle and the ŠKODA Connect app.

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Fintech's Revenue Lessons for Automakers

An article by TU Automotive discusses the increasing demand for in-car payment methods since the coronavirus lockdown began. Parkopedia are mentioned for their partnership with Cerence that brings voice-enabled parking payment experiences. 

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Prädiktion statt Realtime - (Prediction instead of real-time)

Leading publication in Germany, Automobil Elektronik shares Parkopedia's blog on advantages of prediction data opposed to real-time data. 

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The 10 Best Car Apps of 2020

Lifewire recommends the 10 most needed car apps for buying, renting, saving money and maintaining your car. Parkopedia are mentioned in third place for the 'Best Parking Spot Location App'.

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How to find parking thanks to your smartphone

Italian publication Corriere Quotidiano mentioned Parkopedia as Number 1 App to find parking.

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Top 5 Mobile Apps to enhance your driving experience

Carwitter gives advise on the best mobile apps to download to improves your driving experience.

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Eugene Tsyrklevich talks about our NHS free parking microsite

CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich spoke with Isaiah Mouw of The Parking Podcast, about how Parkopedia worked together with the British Parking Association and its partners to develop and launch a microsite enabling NHS workers and volunteers to quickly and easily find free parking.

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MirrorLink copies your smartphone to your car's infotainment system

Spanish magazine reviews the MirrorLink app, which enables you to reproduce your smartphone via the car, including the ability to use the Parkopedia smartphone app to locate parking spaces.

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The Best Car Apps for 2020 gives advice on the best car apps for 2020, helping you rent a car, buy/sell a car, fix a car, find cheap fuel, a parking spot and a charging station.

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Review of the 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI reviews the new VW Golf GTI, and outlines 14 reasons why they love the car. In at number 8 is the Parking Information feature developed in association with Parkopedia, which allows car owners access off-street parking info.

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Review of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLB

German magazine Automobil-Produktion reviews the new Mercedes-Benz GLB, featuring parking services from Parkopedia, including the ability to pay directly from the car via your Mercedes me app, accurate to the minute.

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APCOA - Digital evolution and the importance of sites like Parkopedia

APCOA CEO Philippe Op de Beeck provided his thoughts to Parking Network on collaboration in parking.

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Car of the Future gathered expert opinions on what cars in the future will look like, including from Parkopedia CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich.

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Review of the 2019 Range Rover PHEV

PC Magazine reviews the 2019 Range Rover PHEV, which includes parking information from Parkopedia.

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Which Technology Will Most Impact Future Transportation? gathered opinion from 15 leading transportation experts, including Parkopedia CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich.

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Nie wieder “Knöllchen” - mit der Parkopedia App parken sie immer gut (No More Parking Tickets!)

German magazine recommends the Parkopedia app as one of the coolest apps to find free parking.

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Honda Dream Drive in-car infotainment and driving launch CES2019

Honda announced a new in-car experience, the "Dream Drive" at CES 2019. The app is mostly focused on voice search, and helps users find parking, fuel, make reservations or order food.

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2018 Consumer Technology Awards Small Business Executive of the Year: Eugene Tsyrklevich

Parkopedia CEO Eugene Tsyrklevich was named as the 2018 Small Business Executive of the Year at the Consumer Technology Association's Innovation Entrepreneur Awards 2018.

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