Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @12:25PM Uber is Getting Serious About Building Real, Honest-To-God Flying Taxis
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @11:58AM Alphabet's Self-Driving Cars To Get Their First Real Riders
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:31PM In Preparation For Model 3, Tesla Plans To Double the Size of Its Supercharger Network This Year
Monday April 24, 2017 @12:23PM Amazon Might Be Planning To Use Driverless Cars for Delivery
Monday April 24, 2017 @11:52AM No Longer a Dream: Silicon Valley Takes On the Flying Car
Sunday April 23, 2017 @05:42PM Uber Tried To Hide Its Secret IPhone Fingerprinting From Apple
Saturday April 22, 2017 @03:25PM Waymo Is Using Grand Theft Auto V To Help Teach Its Self-Driving Cars
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:35PM All-Electric 'Flying Car' Takes Its First Test Flight In Germany
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:22PM Cycling To Work Can Cut Cancer and Heart Disease
Friday April 21, 2017 @05:16PM Light Sail Propulsion Could Reach Sirius Sooner Than Alpha Centauri
Thursday April 20, 2017 @02:31PM Tesla Recalls 53,000 Model S, Model X Cars For Stuck Parking Brakes
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:24PM Toyota Unveils Plan For Hydrogen Powered Semi Truck
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @05:44PM Tesla Settles Lawsuit Against Former Autopilot Program Director Accused of Stealing Info, Engineers
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:21AM Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:42PM Malaysia Air Is First Airline To Track Fleet With Satellites
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:34PM Malaysia Air Is First Airline to Track Fleet With Satellites
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @11:59AM Despite Well Known Risks, Survey Finds Most People Use Smartphones While Driving
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM New York Plans To Force Uber To Add Tipping Option
Sunday April 16, 2017 @08:48PM Uber Face Fines Over Drunk Driving Complaints -- And Lost $2.8 Billion Last Year
Saturday April 15, 2017 @06:20PM Cadillac's Hands-Free Driving Option Also Nags Inattentive Drivers
Friday April 14, 2017 @09:32PM Tiny Changes Can Cause An AI To Fail
Friday April 14, 2017 @02:00PM It's Official: Apple is Testing Self-Driving Cars
Thursday April 13, 2017 @07:28PM Used Tesla Model S Sedans Sell Faster Than Any Other High-End Used Vehicle
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Thursday April 13, 2017 @02:33PM Tesla Will Reveal Its Electric Semi Truck in September
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's 'Hell' Program Tracked and Targeted Lyft Drivers
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @04:30PM The Dark Secret At the Heart of AI
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:02PM Alphabet Wants Its Lawsuit Against Uber To Play Out Publicly
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:41PM Twitter Allegedly Deleting Negative Tweets About United Airlines' Passenger Abuse
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @10:02AM Why Do Airlines Overbook?
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @12:36AM 25 Percent of US Driving Could Be Done By Self-Driving Cars By 2030, Study Finds
Monday April 10, 2017 @09:12PM Boeing Expects To Save Millions In Dreamliner Costs Using 3D-Printed Titanium Parts
Monday April 10, 2017 @03:57PM FCC Kills Plan To Allow Mobile Phone Conversations On Flights
Monday April 10, 2017 @10:00AM Tesla Tops GM by Market Value as Investors See Musk as Future
Monday April 10, 2017 @09:26AM Airlines Make More Money Selling Miles Than Seats
Sunday April 09, 2017 @12:32AM Electric Vertical Take-Off Aircraft Successfully Tested By DARPA
Saturday April 08, 2017 @06:07PM Hyperloop One Announces 11 Possible US Routes, Completes Vegas Test Track
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:03PM Italy Bans Uber
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Thursday April 06, 2017 @05:38PM Alcohol-Related Car Accidents Declined In New York After Introduction of Uber, Analysis Finds
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:49PM Uber Contract 'Gibberish', Says MP Investigating Gig Economy
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:36PM JetBlue and Boeing Are Betting Big On Electric Jet Startup 'Zunem Aero'
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:37PM Electric Car Ferries Enter Service In Norway
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:09PM Uber Finds One Allegedly Stolen Waymo File -- On An Employee's Personal Device
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @12:39AM Canadian Town Picks Uber For Public Transit
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:23PM Utah Supreme Court Ruling Bars Direct Sales of Teslas Through a Subsidiary
Monday April 03, 2017 @03:20PM Musk Trolls Shorts as Tesla's Value Hits Record, Passes Ford
Monday April 03, 2017 @09:35AM Drone Complaints Soar in the UK
Sunday April 02, 2017 @04:55PM California Company Plans Tests For Airfreight-Carrying Cargo Drones
Sunday April 02, 2017 @12:53AM Amazon's Drone-Delivery Dreams Are No Joke
Saturday April 01, 2017 @08:41PM Amazon's Drone-Delivery Dreams Are No Joke
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Fear of Robots Taking Jobs in the Short Term is Overblown, Says General Electric CEO
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:29PM Connecticut May Become First US State To Allow Deadly Police Drones
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Thursday March 30, 2017 @03:30PM IBM Technology Creates Smart Wingman For Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:03PM DJI Proposes New Electronic 'License Plate' For Drones
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @01:58PM Tesla Deal Boosts Chinese Presence in US Auto Tech
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @12:49AM Dutch Scientist Proposes Circular Runways For Airport Efficiency
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:15PM New AI Algorithm Beats Even the World's Worst Traffic
Monday March 27, 2017 @10:00AM Laptop Ban on Planes Came After Plot To Put Explosives in iPad
Monday March 27, 2017 @02:03AM Singapore Wants To Test Flying Taxi Drones
Sunday March 26, 2017 @01:25PM Aerospace Startup Will Build A Supersonic Mach 2.2 Aircraft
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:43PM Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision
Friday March 24, 2017 @11:12PM Researchers Teach Self-Driving Cars To 'See' Better At Night
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:00PM Canada's Largest School Board Ends All New US Trips For Students
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:10PM Red-Light Camera Grace Period Goes From 0.1 To 0.3 Seconds, Chicago To Lose $17 Million
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:49PM Canada To Tax Ride-Sharing Providers Like Uber
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:54PM Plans For London-Paris Electric Flight in 'Next Decade' Unveiled
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:56PM Satellite Navigation 'Switches Off' Parts of Brain Used For Navigation, Study Finds
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @05:57PM Walmart Unveils 'Store No. 8' Tech Incubator In Silicon Valley
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:48AM UK Flight Ban On Devices To Be Announced
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:47AM Norway Plans to Build the World's First Ship Tunnel
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:28PM Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security 'Concerns'
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:32AM Two More Executives Are Leaving Uber, Drivers May Unionize
Saturday March 18, 2017 @05:18PM China's Police Will Shoot Illegal Drones With Radio-Jamming Rifles
Friday March 17, 2017 @09:48PM Southwest Airlines Is Doing Away With Pneumatic Tubes, Paper Tickets
Friday March 17, 2017 @08:47PM US Lawmakers Propose Minimum Seat Sizes For Airlines
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:44PM Tesla Discontinuing Model S With 60 KWh Battery
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:16PM Uber Nowhere Close to Having a Fully Autonomous Vehicle, Its Self-Driving Cars Need a Lot of Human Help
Friday March 17, 2017 @12:38PM Miniature Lab Begins Science Experiments in Outer Space
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:36AM A US Ally Shot Down a $200 Drone With a $3 Million Patriot Missile
Thursday March 16, 2017 @03:13PM BMW Says Self-Driving Car To Be Level 5 Capable In Five Years
Thursday March 16, 2017 @10:01AM Tesla To Raise Over $1.15 Billion To Help Offset Risk For Model 3 Production
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @06:44PM Uber Is Using In-App Podcasts To Dissuade Seattle Drivers From Unionizing
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:51PM Boaty McBoatface To Go On Its First Antarctic Mission
Saturday March 11, 2017 @10:30PM Volkwagen Finally Pleads Guilty On 'Dieselgate' Charges
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:50PM Hyperloop One Reveals Test Track Progress
Friday March 10, 2017 @10:02PM California Says Autonomous Cars Don't Need Human Drivers
Thursday March 09, 2017 @09:57AM Uber Admits Its Ghost Driver 'Greyball' Tool Was Used To Thwart Regulators, Vows To Stop
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @04:14PM Norway Says Half of New Cars Now Electric Or Hybrid
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:46AM Hyperloop Firm Eyes Indonesia For Ultra-Fast Transport System
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @11:34PM Airbus Reveals a Modular, Self-Piloting Flying Car Concept
Monday March 06, 2017 @05:35PM Toronto Start-Up Will Send a Mechanic To Your Driveway To Repair Your Car On Demand
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:52PM Waze and Other Traffic Dodging Apps Prompt Cities To Game the Algorithms
Monday March 06, 2017 @03:17PM New York State To Launch Electric Vehicle Rebate
Monday March 06, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's Silicon Valley Employees May Be Looking to Jump Ship
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:56PM Curated Advertising Is Coming To Highway Billboards
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:05PM Uber Has Been Using a Secretive Program To Identify Enforcement Officers And Prevent Them From Hailing Cars
Friday March 03, 2017 @04:54PM Elon Musk Agrees To Hold Contest For Fan-Made Tesla Ads, At the Urging of a 5th Grader
Friday March 03, 2017 @10:29AM Uber Loses Legal Test Case Over Language
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:33PM Uber Says It Will Apply For Self-Driving Permit In California
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:13PM Virginia Becomes First State To Legalize Delivery Robots
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:55PM Uber Ex-engineer Who Alleged Sexism Retains Lawyer
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:06AM Chevrolet To Offer Unlimited Data Plan With Cars
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @06:07PM UK: New Drivers Caught Using a Phone Will Lose Their License
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @07:32PM A New Video Shows Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Arguing With a Driver Over Fares
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:56AM Uber Says Thousands of London Drivers Threatened By English Language Test
Monday February 27, 2017 @05:42PM SpaceX Plans To Send Two People Around the Moon In 2018
Monday February 27, 2017 @01:39AM Questioning The Privacy Policies Of Data-Collecting Cars
Sunday February 26, 2017 @08:15PM 'Uber Is Doomed', Argues Transportation Reporter
Sunday February 26, 2017 @03:35PM Open Source Car-Hacking Tool Successfully Crowdfunded
Saturday February 25, 2017 @08:33PM Did Silicon Valley Lose The Race To Build Self-Driving Cars?
Saturday February 25, 2017 @01:53AM FAA Warns More Drones Are Flying Near Airports
Friday February 24, 2017 @04:27PM Security Lapse Exposed New York Airport's Critical Servers For a Year
Friday February 24, 2017 @02:26PM Boeing and Airbus Can't Make Enough Airplanes To Keep Up With Demand
Friday February 24, 2017 @02:00PM Tesla Is So Sure Its Cars Are Safe That It Now Offers Insurance For Life
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:03PM Alphabet's Waymo Sues Uber For Allegedly Stealing Self-Driving Secrets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @06:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:52AM Inside Uber's Aggressive, Unrestrained Workplace Culture
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:00AM Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Now Picking Up Passengers in Arizona
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:20PM UPS Develops 'Rolling Warehouse' System In Which Drones Are Launched From Atop Trucks
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:09AM Former Engineer Says Uber Is a Nightmare of Sexism; CEO Orders Urgent Investigation
Sunday February 19, 2017 @03:34PM Self-Driving Car Speed Race Ends With A Crash
Sunday February 19, 2017 @02:30AM Used Cars Can Still Be Controlled By Their Previous Owners' Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @08:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @06:02PM GM Plans To Build, Test Thousands of Self-Driving Bolts In 2018
Thursday February 16, 2017 @09:59AM Elon Musk Is Really Boring
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:18PM Nearly 56,000 Bridges Called Structurally Deficient
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:24PM Dutch Town Pilots Lightlines To Help Distracted Smartphone Users Cross the Road
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:52AM 'Electric Buses Now Cheaper Than Their Diesel or CNG Counterpart, Could Dominate the Market Within 10 Years'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:56AM Brazil Judge Rules Uber Drivers Are Employees, Deserve Benefits
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @03:17PM Big Week For Drones: Dubai Permits Passenger-Carrying Drone; Kenya Finally Approves Commercial Use
Monday February 13, 2017 @06:55PM Father of Driver In Violent Tesla Crash Blames Sedan's 'Rocket-Ship' Acceleration
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:26PM Engineers On Google's Self-Driving Car Project Were Paid So Much That They Quit
Sunday February 12, 2017 @04:07AM Can We Pollinate Flowers With Tiny Flying Drones?
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:04AM Ford Just Invested $1 Billion In Self-Driving Cars
Friday February 10, 2017 @11:00AM How UPS Trucks Saved Millions of Dollars By Eliminating Left Turns
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:18PM Watchdog Group Wants Uber's Self-Driving Trucks Off the Road
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:12PM Tesla To Start Pilot Production of Model 3 This Month
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:47PM US Navy Decommissions the First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:18PM Uber Hires a Nasa Veteran Who Thinks We'll Start Seeing Flying Cars In Next Three Years
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:30AM Sweden Pledges To Cut All Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2045
Saturday February 04, 2017 @04:28AM Microsoft's H-1B Workers Cited In Motion That Successfully Blocked Trump's Travel Ban
Thursday February 02, 2017 @11:02PM Electric Car Battery Prices Fell By 80% In the Last 7 Years, Says Study
Thursday February 02, 2017 @12:22PM The FAA Gave the First Ever Go-Ahead For a Drone To Fly at an Airport
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:35PM Amazon To Build $1.5 Billion Air Cargo Hub In Kentucky, Creating Around 2,000 New Jobs
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:11PM Airbus Is About To Build A Self-Flying Electric Robo-Taxi
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:28PM Tesla Drops 'Motors' From Name As CEO Musk Looks Beyond Cars
Monday January 30, 2017 @01:11AM This Week 'IT Issues' Ground Delta Airlines' Flights
Sunday January 29, 2017 @07:36PM SpaceX Is Livestreaming A Hyperloop Pod Competition
Saturday January 28, 2017 @06:24PM Who's Responsible For Accidents Caused By Open Source Self-Driving Car Software?
Thursday January 26, 2017 @09:02AM Uber Was the Most-Expensed Service, With 6% of all Business Receipts in 2016
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:38PM Boeing Unveils New NASA Spacesuits For Starliner Austronaut Taxi
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:44AM Elon Musk Says He'll Start Digging a Tunnel From SpaceX HQ Next Month
Monday January 23, 2017 @06:47PM South Korea Developing 'Near-Supersonic' Train Similar To Hyperloop
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:31AM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:42AM Three States Propose DMCA-Countering 'Right To Repair' Laws
Sunday January 22, 2017 @11:10PM 'IT Issue' Grounded All United Airlines Flights In The US
Saturday January 21, 2017 @02:03AM Newest Tesla Autopilot Data Shows A 40% Drop in Crashes
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:41PM Amazon Patent Hints at Self-Driving Car Plans
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:43PM Tesla Avoids Recall After Autopilot Crash Death
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @06:08PM Google Maps Starts Showing Parking Availability For Some Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @04:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:07PM Uber Sues City of Seattle To Block Landmark Driver Union Ordinance
Monday January 16, 2017 @07:10PM Amazon Seeks FCC Permission To Run Wireless Tests In Washington State
Monday January 16, 2017 @05:31PM ISIS Is Dropping Bombs With Drones In Iraq
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:44PM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:51AM Flying Car Prototype Ready By End of 2017, Says Airbus CEO
Sunday January 15, 2017 @02:35PM Driverless Electric Shuttle Deployed In Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday January 14, 2017 @08:28PM SpaceX Returns To Flight, And Nails Another Drone Landing
Saturday January 14, 2017 @04:56PM California's Bullet Train Hurtles Towards a Multibillion-Dollar Overrun
Saturday January 14, 2017 @04:20PM Amateur Scientists Find New Clue In D.B. Cooper Case, Crowdsource Their Investigation
Friday January 13, 2017 @09:35PM Moon Express Raises $20 Million In Series B-1, Fully Funds Trip To The Moon
Friday January 13, 2017 @05:06PM Faulty Phone Battery May Have Caused Fire That Brought Down EgyptAir Flight MS80
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:48PM US EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Excess Diesel Emissions
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @06:51PM SpaceX Details Its Plans For Landing Three Falcon Heavy Boosters At Once
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @09:02AM Regulators Criticize Banks For Lending Uber $1.15 Billion
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:51PM Pentagon Successfully Tests Micro-Drone Swarm
Monday January 09, 2017 @05:26PM FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive On Charges Related To Dieselgate
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:44PM Volkswagen Unveils 'ID Buzz' Electric Microbus Concept
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:35PM Next-Gen Samsung EV Battery Gets 300+ Miles of Range From 20-Minute Charge
Sunday January 08, 2017 @07:07PM Google Spin-Off's Newest Self-Driving Minivans Start Road Tests This Month
Sunday January 08, 2017 @06:35PM Uber Gives Cities Free Travel-Time Data
Saturday January 07, 2017 @04:21PM African Airline Reports Drone Collision With Passenger Jet
Friday January 06, 2017 @07:20PM Corning Brings Gorilla Glass To The Automotive Industry
Friday January 06, 2017 @11:40AM Faraday Future Unveils Super Fast Electric Car
Friday January 06, 2017 @10:02AM Diesel Cars Produce More Toxic Emissions Than Trucks and Buses, EU Study Says
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:35PM Uber Drivers Deemed To Be Employees By Swiss Insurance Provider
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:13PM Tesla Delivered Over 76,000 Vehicles In 2016, Falling Slightly Short of Goal
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:24PM Intel Acquires 15 Percent Stake In Mapping Firm HERE
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @09:56AM 3,000 Ride-Sharing Cars Could Replace Every Cab in New York City, MIT Study Says
Monday January 02, 2017 @04:31PM Family Sues Apple For Not Making Thing It Patented
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:03PM SpaceX Moves Past Explosion With New Launch Plans
Monday January 02, 2017 @09:34AM Tesla Rolling Out Autopilot Software Updates to 1,000 Cars
Sunday January 01, 2017 @08:51PM Changing Other People's Flight Bookings Is Too Easy