Cyber-crooks meet their match with Israeli-developed GPS protector

Cyber-crooks meet their match with Israeli-developed GPS protector

🕔10:30, 25.May 2016

Jamming of signals is the latest weapon used by hackers to make money – and Focus Telecom has an affordable solution Far more than a tool for Waze users to figure out the best routes to their destinations, the Global

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UDOT hopes weather stations will make I-80 safer for motorists

UDOT hopes weather stations will make I-80 safer for motorists

🕔10:26, 25.May 2016

When high winds hit I-80 in Tooele County, the result is often dust storms and toppled trucks. Now the Utah Department of Transportation is using mobile weather stations to help warn drivers about possible deadly winds. “We are always keeping a

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Ontario considers highway signs promoting safe texting zones for drivers

Ontario considers highway signs promoting safe texting zones for drivers

🕔10:20, 25.May 2016

Ontario is considering the idea of putting signs on highways to alert drivers about upcoming areas where they can safely pull over to text or check their emails. All three parties voted in favour on second reading of a private member’s

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TRL and ITS United Kingdom award ITS Student Prize

TRL and ITS United Kingdom award ITS Student Prize

🕔10:16, 25.May 2016

Shane Luck, a former MSc student at Newcastle University now employed by WSP Group, has been awarded the joint TRL / ITS (UK) Student Prize for best essay. Shane received his prize during a visit to TRL in May.  His essay

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We’ve Been Brainwashed Into Saying ‘Car Accident’

We’ve Been Brainwashed Into Saying ‘Car Accident’

🕔16:17, 23.May 2016

The phrase “car accident” is used almost reflexively, both in colloquial and media contexts. It hardly seems objectionable: its dictionary definition is “an event that is not planned or intended.” And no one intends to crash their car. But we do make

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USDOT ITS Joint Program Office – New Data Sets from the Next Generation Simulation

USDOT ITS Joint Program Office – New Data Sets from the Next Generation Simulation

🕔15:54, 23.May 2016

New Data Sets from the Next Generation Simulation (NGSIM) Program are Now Available in the Research Data Exchange The Research Data Exchange (RDE) is a web-based data resource provided by the USDOT Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Program. It collects, manages,

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Android Auto comes to phones, gets Waze, Wi-Fi, OK Google, automaker apps & Qualcomm partnership

Android Auto comes to phones, gets Waze, Wi-Fi, OK Google, automaker apps & Qualcomm partnership

🕔14:44, 19.May 2016

At Google I/O there are many connected car announcements. New Android Auto future features include Waze, OK Google, use on phones without a compatible vehicle, OEM apps and connection via Wi-Fi. Android N allows automakers to create their own apps

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Moscow wins international transport award for tackling traffic gridlock

Moscow wins international transport award for tackling traffic gridlock

🕔14:23, 19.May 2016

Transport ministers to honour achievement of Russia’s capital city at global summit in Germany on May 19 The city of Moscow has been awarded the 2016 Transport Achievement Award for its exemplary approach to improving traffic conditions in the Russian capital.

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Trucking And Travel Plaza Industry Leaders Announce Truck Parking Leadership Initiative

Trucking And Travel Plaza Industry Leaders Announce Truck Parking Leadership Initiative

🕔11:30, 19.May 2016

Trucking and travel plaza leaders today announced a new highway safety initiative to help professional drivers find available truck parking. Beginning in late summer, truck drivers who need to stop and rest will be able to use a free mobile app

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“Dangerous Combinations” — CDOT’s New Drugged Driving Campaign

“Dangerous Combinations” — CDOT’s New Drugged Driving Campaign

🕔11:27, 19.May 2016

The Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) new drugged driving awareness campaign — “Dangerous Combinations” — sends a simple and honest message: driving high is dangerous and illegal. The new creative campaign launched this week and features videos and striking visuals

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