Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Sunday June 25, 2017 @08:09PM New Maglev Elevator Can Travel Horizontally, Vertically, and Diagonally
Sunday June 25, 2017 @07:36PM Roadside Cameras Infected with WannaCry Virus Invalidate 8,000 Traffic Tickets
Sunday June 25, 2017 @03:23AM Self-Driving Cars Are Safer When They Talk To Each Other
Friday June 23, 2017 @04:31PM Tesla Is 'In Talks' To Build a Factory In China
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:57PM Texting While Driving Now Legal In Colorado -- In Some Cases
Thursday June 22, 2017 @05:46PM Scientists Discover How To Stop Luggage From Toppling On the Race Through the Airport
Thursday June 22, 2017 @04:10PM Alphabet Says Uber Knew About Stolen Self-Driving Car Files
Thursday June 22, 2017 @02:25PM Tesla Is Talking To the Music Labels About Creating Its Own Streaming Service
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:39PM South Korea Signs On To Build Full-Scale Hyperloop System
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @04:21PM Facial Recognition Is Coming To US Airports
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @09:37AM Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Has Resigned Due To Investor Pressure
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:23PM It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:36PM Uber Finally Adds a Tipping Option To Its App
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:17PM Driver Killed In a Tesla Crash Using Autopilot Ignored At Least 7 Safety Warnings
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @01:49PM 3D Printed Airliner Parts Face Regulatory Headwinds
Sunday June 18, 2017 @02:41PM Auto Makers Threatened By Both Tech Company Autos And Ridesharing
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:22PM You Can Hack Some Mazda Cars With a USB Flash Drive
Thursday June 15, 2017 @03:52PM Dubai Airport Will Use Biometric Scanning By 2020 To Replace Entry With Passport
Thursday June 15, 2017 @02:35PM Book Flights This Summer While Fuel Costs Stay Cheap
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @02:43PM Tesla Model X the First SUV Ever To Achieve 5-Star Crash Rating in Every Category
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @08:40AM Cook Says Apple Is Focusing on Making an Autonomous Car System
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:26PM A Power Outage In Silicon Valley Was Caused By A Drone Crash
Friday June 09, 2017 @05:00PM Tesla Plans To Disconnect 'Almost All' Superchargers From the Grid In Favor of Solar and Battery Power
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:32PM Japan To Launch Self-Navigating Cargo Ships 'By 2025'
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:09PM Uber's Self-Driving Unit Gets New Head of Hardware After Levandowski Firing
Thursday June 08, 2017 @04:42PM Boeing Studies Planes Without Pilots, Plans Experiments Next Year
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @07:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @03:53PM TSA May Recommend Stowing Laptops In Cargo For US Domestic Flights
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @06:36PM Hyperloop One Reveals Its Plans For Connecting Europe
Monday June 05, 2017 @06:36PM US Insurer Hikes Tesla Premiums Due To 'Higher-Than-Average' Claim Rates
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:02PM Trump Wants To Modernize Air Travel By Turning Over Control To the Big Airlines
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:18PM San Francisco Goes After Uber, Lyft For Data On City Trips, Driver Bonuses
Saturday June 03, 2017 @10:02PM What To Do If the Laptop Ban Goes Global
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:08PM Toyota Demos A Flying Car. It Crashes.
Friday June 02, 2017 @05:44PM Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Unveils World's Biggest Plane
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:58PM 'Our Streets Are Made For People': San Francisco Mulls Ban On Delivery Robots
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:26PM Airbnb Hosts More Likely To Reject Guests With Disabilities, Study Finds
Friday June 02, 2017 @02:46PM Denmark Is Killing Tesla and Other Electric Cars
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:53AM British Airways IT Outage Caused By Contractor Who Accidentally Switched off Power
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:55PM Intel Predicts a $7 Trillion Self-Driving Future Where Over a Million Lives Will Be Part of the 'Passenger Economy'
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:59PM Germany Detects Emissions Cheat Software In Audi Models
Thursday June 01, 2017 @12:37PM Your Face or Fingerprint Could Soon Replace Your Plane Ticket
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @04:49PM Motorcycle Gang Busted For Hacking and Stealing Over 150 Jeep Wranglers
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @09:31AM British Airways Says IT Collapse Came After Servers Damaged By Power Problem
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @08:37AM Self-Driving Cars Will Boost the Job Market, Says Marc Andreessen
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @03:43PM Uber Fires Executive Accused of Stealing Google's Self-Driving Car Secrets
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:41AM British Airways CEO Won't Resign, Says Outsourcing Not To Blame For IT Failure
Monday May 29, 2017 @04:31AM US Might Ban Laptops On All Flights Into And Out of the Country
Sunday May 28, 2017 @01:25AM Working Theory In Jet Crash: IPhone In Cockpit Is To Blame
Saturday May 27, 2017 @11:12PM New Details On Sergey Brin's Plan For The World's Largest Aircraft
Saturday May 27, 2017 @06:53PM New Solar Plane Plans Non-Stop Flight Around The World
Saturday May 27, 2017 @03:43PM IT Crash Causes British Airways To Cancel All Flights
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:27PM Amazon's Drive-Up Grocery Stores Are Now Open To the Public In Seattle
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:47PM The Trump Administration Wants To Be Able To Track and Hack Your Drone
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:16PM Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @04:01PM DJI Threatens To 'Brick' Its Copters Unless Owners Agree To Share Their Details
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:37PM Self-Driving Cars Could Cost America's Professional Drivers Up To 25,000 Jobs a Month
Monday May 22, 2017 @02:27PM Pittsburgh Is Falling Out of Love With Uber's Self-Driving Cars
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:17PM Ford Ousted Its CEO And Is Doubling Down On Self-Driving Cars
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:53PM Texas Legislature Clears Road For Uber and Lyft To Return To Austin
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:39PM Uber Starts Charging What It Thinks You're Willing To Pay
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:27PM BlackBerry Working With Automakers On Antivirus Tool For Your Car
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:17PM London City First In UK To Get Remote Air Traffic Control
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:08PM Delta Airlines Tests Facial Recognition To Speed Up Baggage Check-In
Friday May 19, 2017 @02:29PM Americans No Longer Have To Register Non-Commercial Drones With the FAA
Friday May 19, 2017 @08:00AM America's Cars Are Suddenly Getting Faster and More Efficient
Thursday May 18, 2017 @09:41AM US and EU Reject Expanding Laptop Ban To Flights From Europe
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:00PM Drone Pilots In China Have to Register With the Government
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:42PM All Fossil-Fuel Vehicles Will Vanish In 8 Years, Says Stanford Study
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:23PM Ford To Cut North America, Asia Salaried Workers By 10 Percent
Monday May 15, 2017 @05:27PM 38,000 People a Year Die Early Because of Diesel Emissions Testing Failures
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:54PM Access Codes For United Cockpit Doors Accidentally Posted Online
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:15PM Judge's Order Bars Uber Engineer From LiDAR Work, Demands Returns of Stolen Files
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:20AM Lyft And Waymo Announce They'll Collaborate On Self-Driving Cars
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:21PM NASA Won't Fly Astronauts On First Orion-SLS Test Flight Around the Moon
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:25PM Google Maps Now Uses Street View To Show You Exactly Where To Make Turns
Friday May 12, 2017 @01:06PM Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.3 Million Ram Pickups For Fatal Software Problem
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:58PM Elon Musk Posts New Video of 'Boring' Equipment and Company's First Tunnel
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:18AM Waymo's Case Against Uber Sent By Judge To US Prosecutors
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @04:37PM New York Begins Taking Applications For Self-Driving Car Tests
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @03:57PM US To Ban Laptops in All Cabins of Flights From Europe
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:48PM The Intelligent Intersection Could Banish Traffic Lights Forever
Saturday May 06, 2017 @04:21PM Glaring Vulnerabilities Make Many Commercial Drones 'Insecure by Design'
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:26PM Waymo: Uber Plotted With Former Exec Before He Left Google
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:50PM India Aims To Make Every Car Electric By 2030 In Bid To Tackle Pollution
Sunday April 30, 2017 @02:21PM E-Commerce Is Clogging City Streets With Delivery Trucks
Saturday April 29, 2017 @09:51PM Why Elon Musk Doesn't Like Flying Cars
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:48PM Apple, Tesla Ask California To Change Its Proposed Policies On Self-Driving Car Testing
Friday April 28, 2017 @03:20PM Elon Musk Outlines His 'Boring' Vision For Traffic-Avoiding Tunnels
Thursday April 27, 2017 @05:27PM Tesla's German Automation Expert Klaus Grohmann Ousted After Clash With CEO Musk
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:50AM Uber Must Provide Waymo With Data Regarding Its Otto Acquisition, Rules Court
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @08:29PM Sergey Brin Is Reportedly Building 'Massive Airship' In NASA Research Center
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 Grand Theft Auto V Is Being Used To Help Teach 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