NuTonomy autonomous taxi pilot gets Singapore green light

NuTonomy autonomous taxi pilot gets Singapore green light

🕔18:32, 3.Aug 2016

NuTonomy, an MIT autonomous vehicle spinoff, announced on Monday a new partnership with Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) to expand its autonomous taxi service in the city. We first reported on the pilot program’s existence on April 7, when nuTonomy filed

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SWARCO gets mobile with Smart City Messenger

SWARCO gets mobile with Smart City Messenger

🕔15:19, 3.Aug 2016

SWARCO Traffic has launched the Smart City Messenger, a new generation of mobile Variable Message Sign (VMS) with built-in UTMC connectivity to afford local authorities the same level of management and control as their fixed installations. The sign can also

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Bangkok drivers’ mobile devices help ease traffic woes

Bangkok drivers’ mobile devices help ease traffic woes

🕔15:15, 3.Aug 2016

Thailand’s Department of Highway has turned to high-tech sensors, which detects Bluetooth and Wi-Fi devices in cars. The data provides Thailand traffic engineers with real-time traffic information, to help road users choose the fastest route and to ease congestion. Bangkok is

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Fleetmatics added to Verizon’s cache

Fleetmatics added to Verizon’s cache

🕔15:07, 3.Aug 2016

Verizon is continuing to pursue the telematics market, agreeing to spend US$2.4 billion to acquire Ireland’s Fleetmatics, says Fierce Wireless’s Colin Gibbs. Fleetmatics offers a software platform providing GPS vehicle management and other services to companies with mobile workforces. The company

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Leading intelligent transportation speakers added to the 2016 ITS World Congress program

Leading intelligent transportation speakers added to the 2016 ITS World Congress program

🕔14:57, 3.Aug 2016

There are now less than three months until the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, Melbourne, 10 -14 October 2016, and the program is shaping up to deliver above and beyond. Following the recent confirmation of Jack Dangermond, Founder and

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Self-drive taxis to be tested in Singapore

Self-drive taxis to be tested in Singapore

🕔14:49, 3.Aug 2016

Singapore is gearing up to become the world’s first “smart nation”, with another deal to bring self-drive taxis to the city, according to the BBC. The city authorities signed a deal with start-up nuTonomy to test autonomous vehicles in March. Now

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