Britain aims for pole position in self-driving cars after Brexit

Britain aims for pole position in self-driving cars after Brexit

🕔13:44, 18.Aug 2016

Britain’s decision to quit the EU could help put Britain in pole position in developing self-driving cars that rely on internet connectivity to pilot themselves. The UK is already at an advantage over most of Europe in researching autonomous vehicles because it

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LADOT’s First Artist-in-Residence Captures Agency’s Evolution

LADOT’s First Artist-in-Residence Captures Agency’s Evolution

🕔11:41, 16.Aug 2016

In pursuing zero traffic deaths in the city by 2025, Los Angeles Department of Transportation General Manager Seleta Reynolds says she’s open to everything. “I need to exhaust every single tool in the tool box and then a bunch of

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Young Professionals at ITS Glasgow 2016

Young Professionals at ITS Glasgow 2016

🕔11:38, 16.Aug 2016

This year’s 11th ITS European Congress featured a dedicated “Young Professionals Day” on Tuesday, 7 June with dedicated sessions for students and young professionals in the field of ITS. The day featured  two stakeholder workshops and rounded off with a

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Local authorities in England encouraged to support ‘smart’ transport systems with government funding

Local authorities in England encouraged to support ‘smart’ transport systems with government funding

🕔11:34, 16.Aug 2016

The UK government will make public funds available to some local authorities that intend to invest in new ‘smart’ road transport systems or technologies The Department for Transport (DfT) said up to £2 million would be made available to local authorities

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Toll road tickets up significantly thanks to new technology

Toll road tickets up significantly thanks to new technology

🕔11:30, 16.Aug 2016

The Harris County Toll Road Authority has given out nearly triple the amount of toll road violations to drivers so far this year as it did in all of 2015. The bump is attributed to a new system that notifies law

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Bike-share trips become mesmerizing droplets of light in these animated maps

Bike-share trips become mesmerizing droplets of light in these animated maps

🕔11:28, 16.Aug 2016

Bike-share systems, which make fleets of bicycles available for common use in a city (usually for a small fee), are catching on. As this detailed bike-share map shows, there are now close to 900 in operation in cities across the

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NZ Transport Agency and MetService to commence innovative road weather mobile data trial

NZ Transport Agency and MetService to commence innovative road weather mobile data trial

🕔11:20, 16.Aug 2016

From September 2016, MetService and NZ Transport Agency will commence an innovative road weather mobile data acquisition trial, in conjunction with roading contractors Fulton Hogan and Downer. MetService currently provides a year-round road weather programme to the Transport Agency, comprising

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Putting Lives on the Line for Roadway Safety

Putting Lives on the Line for Roadway Safety

🕔20:39, 15.Aug 2016

Emergency responders understand the importance of safety better than anyone else. They face life and death situations every day when they go to work – at the scene of a crash, where they rescue victims and protect others. Each year, an

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TfL defends English test rules amid Uber complaints

TfL defends English test rules amid Uber complaints

🕔20:36, 15.Aug 2016

Transport bosses have defended new regulations requiring private hire drivers to pass a test in English, following criticism from Uber. The company said the exam would put drivers out of work. From 1 October, Transport for London (TfL) will require the

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Smart helmet buzzes cyclists’ bones with music and communications

Smart helmet buzzes cyclists’ bones with music and communications

🕔20:32, 15.Aug 2016

It isn’t just bicycles that are getting smarter; bicycling accessories like helmets andgloves have also been hitting the books. The latest example on its way to streets, the Coros Linx smart helmet pulls those irritating, dangerous earbuds out of the

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