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A digital platform to integrate all forms of transport could provide the future of Australian traffic

A digital platform to integrate all forms of transport could provide the future of Australian traffic

🕔11:50, 14.Oct 2016

IT’S no secret that commuting in some of Australia’s major cities can be a bit of a nightmare. But emerging technologies and a focus on data promises to revolutionise how our transport infrastructure works. Cisco Global Transportation Executive, Barry Einsig, believes the

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No GPS, No Problem: Next-Generation Navigation

No GPS, No Problem: Next-Generation Navigation

🕔11:42, 14.Oct 2016

A team of researchers at the University of California, Riverside has developed a highly reliable and accurate navigation system that exploits existing environmental signals such as cellular and Wi-Fi, rather than the Global Positioning System (GPS). The technology can be

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Autonomous AI guards to stalk the internet fighting hackers

Autonomous AI guards to stalk the internet fighting hackers

🕔13:57, 18.Aug 2016

TAKE a seat and enjoy the show. Earlier this month, computers did something they’ve never done before – they hacked each other, without human help. The battle is set to be the first of many, especially if such machines become

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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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TRL appointed to lead Department for Transport’s Road Accident In Depth Studies programme

TRL appointed to lead Department for Transport’s Road Accident In Depth Studies programme

🕔12:04, 8.Aug 2016

World-renowned transport consultancy, TRL <http://www.trl.co.uk>  has been appointed as the sole contractor for phase two of the Department for Transport’s (DfT) Road Accident In Depth Studies programme (RAIDS). One of only two projects operating at this scale in the whole of

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How Can Transportation Business Tell Engaging Stories?

How Can Transportation Business Tell Engaging Stories?

🕔15:48, 28.Jul 2016

Boring businesses do not exist, but the boring ways to tell stories do. To support this statement, we will look closely the industry which may not be considered interesting in the first place: transportation. One of the reasons why customers choose

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‘Technology company’ UPS investing $1 billion a year in intelligent logistics

‘Technology company’ UPS investing $1 billion a year in intelligent logistics

🕔07:53, 26.Jul 2016

With its $1 billion-a-year investment in technology, UPS is empowering its intelligent logistics network with more efficient delivery routes that save money and reduce emissions while advancing such leading-edge tools as 3-D printing, drones and robotics. “We really feel we are

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Heads up, developers: DOT wants an address crowdsourcing app

Heads up, developers: DOT wants an address crowdsourcing app

🕔07:51, 26.Jul 2016

The Transportation Department is getting ready to roll out a challenge to create a crowdsourcing app for citizens to submit address information. The Transportation Department plans to launch a challenge soon asking developers to create a crowdsourcing application for American citizens to report addresses

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NHTSA: ‘No one incident will derail’ autonomous vehicles

NHTSA: ‘No one incident will derail’ autonomous vehicles

🕔15:17, 21.Jul 2016

The past few days have seen several stories about governments allegedly reacting to the first fatal accident involving an autonomous vehicle. First Germany spoke out in favor of black boxes, and then China suspended autonomous testing on public roads until

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Auto safety advocates want autonomous tech off the road

Auto safety advocates want autonomous tech off the road

🕔19:24, 14.Jul 2016

In the wake news involving a traffic fatality when a Tesla in Autopilot mode collided with a semi trailer earlier this year, a coalition of auto safety advocates Wednesday called on President Barack Obama to stop what they called his “administration’s

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