The City Of Atlanta Will Now Pick Up Its Trash Using An App From Tech Startup Rubicon Global

Originally published by Alex Konrad, Forbes

When mayor Kasim Reed and Atlanta city officials met the leadership team from tech company Rubicon Global months ago, the two groups quickly began talking trash.

The potentially pungent fruit of that labor are now ready for collection. Atlanta is unveiling on Thursday that it’s become Rubicon’s first public partner for its waste collection, with the city’s public works department set to deploy Rubicon’s app to improve how it picks up the local garbage… [read more]