Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:40PM Why Self-Driving Cars Should Never Be Fully Autonomous
Monday October 12, 2015 @07:39AM Charge Rage: Electric Cars Are Making People Meaner In California
Sunday October 11, 2015 @06:56PM Hundreds of Southwest Flights Delayed By Online Booking Problems
Thursday October 08, 2015 @12:31PM Volkswagen Boss Blames Software Engineers For Scandal
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:35AM IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @10:40PM Microsoft and Tesla Build Adaptable, Long-life Battery That Predicts Usage
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @06:10PM Rookie Dongle Warns Parents When Their Kids Are Driving Too Fast
Monday October 05, 2015 @11:07PM London Mayor Boris Johnson Condemns Random Uber Pick-Ups
Monday October 05, 2015 @03:35PM What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars?
Sunday October 04, 2015 @08:03PM Daimler Tests a Self-Driving Truck On the Autobahn
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:25PM This is not F1 (or NASCAR): High-End Hybrids Race In Texas
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Friday October 02, 2015 @07:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Thursday October 01, 2015 @04:13PM San Francisco Still Among Most Dangerous For Pedestrians
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @04:43PM Legal Loophole Offers Volkswagen Criminal Immunity
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @04:41PM Virginia State Police Cars Hacked
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @04:07PM Uber's Rivals Forming an International Alliance
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:25AM Volkswagen CEO Issues Apology Over Emission-Cheating Software
Monday September 28, 2015 @09:36AM UberX Runs Into Trouble In Australia With NSW Suspending Vehicle Registration
Sunday September 27, 2015 @04:19PM Reports: Volkswagen Was Warned of Emissions Cheating Years Ago
Friday September 25, 2015 @11:35AM Car Industry "Buried Report Showing US Car Safety Flaws Over Fears For TTIP Deal"
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:41AM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Spreads To Porsche and Audi
Thursday September 24, 2015 @12:13PM ESA-JAXA Team Wins 'America's Cup of Rocket Science'
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @01:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @03:19PM Former GM and BMW Executive Warns Apple: Your Car Will Be a "Gigantic Money Pit"
Sunday September 20, 2015 @05:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Saturday September 19, 2015 @08:41PM Proposed Lapcat II Hypersonic Airliner: Brussels to Sydney in Less Than 3 Hours
Friday September 18, 2015 @09:55PM Club Concorde Wants To Put a Concorde Back In the Air
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @06:48PM The Air Traffic Control Tower of the Future Doesn't Include Humans
Monday September 14, 2015 @05:56PM Intel Establishes Automotive Security Review Board
Sunday September 13, 2015 @11:37PM Australian Police Get McLaren and Aston Martin Supercars
Friday September 11, 2015 @11:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Thursday September 10, 2015 @11:39AM GM Performs Stealth Update To Fix Security Bug In OnStar
Monday September 07, 2015 @08:01AM Researcher Hacks Self-Driving Car Sensors
Thursday September 03, 2015 @05:16PM Pioneer Looks To Laserdisc Tech For Low-Cost LIDAR
Thursday September 03, 2015 @05:12PM Copenhagen's New All-Electric Public Carsharing Programming
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:57PM Kristian von Bengston's New Goal: The Moon
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:49AM Arro Taxi App Arrives In NYC As 'Best Hope' Against Uber
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @08:49PM Many Drivers Never Use In-Vehicle Tech, Don't Want Apple Or Google In Next Car
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @03:58PM Verizon Retrofits Vintage Legacy Vehicles With Smart Features
Sunday August 23, 2015 @07:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Sunday August 23, 2015 @05:10PM Tesla Partners With Airbnb, Subsidizes Chargers
Sunday August 23, 2015 @12:25PM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Thursday August 20, 2015 @10:52PM The Boeing 747 Is Heading For Retirement
Thursday August 20, 2015 @06:51PM Hyperloop Getting Closer To Reality, Groundbreaking Set For 2016
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:26AM HTV-5 On Its Way To the ISS
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:32AM US No-Fly List Uses 'Predictive Judgement' Instead of Hard Evidence
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Saturday August 15, 2015 @12:46AM Google Research Leads To Automated Real-Time Pedestrian Detection
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:43PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:25PM England To Test "Electric Motorways"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:44AM Airline Begins Weighing Passengers For 'Safety'
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:34AM Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Cops In Hong Kong
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @10:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Monday August 10, 2015 @10:47PM Breathalyzer Bike Lock Stops Drunken Cyclists In Their Tracks
Monday August 10, 2015 @01:06PM How Uber Is Changing Life For Women In Saudi Arabia
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:41PM Finnish Police: If You See Uber Car, Call 911
Sunday August 09, 2015 @09:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Friday August 07, 2015 @07:46AM Tesla Model S Has Been Hacked
Thursday August 06, 2015 @06:17PM Latest Samy Kamkar Hack Unlocks Most Cars
Thursday August 06, 2015 @05:49PM Tesla's Creepy 'Solid Metal Snake' Robotic Charger Slithers Its Way Into Model S
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:10PM Will Robot Cabs Unjam the Streets?
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @02:39PM MH370: Fragment Is From Missing Flight
Monday August 03, 2015 @12:23AM Tesla Presses Its Case On Fuel Standards
Sunday August 02, 2015 @11:19PM Uber Invests $1 Billion In Indian Market
Sunday August 02, 2015 @08:39AM Epic Mega Bridge To Connect America With Russia Gets Closer To Reality
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:40PM Solar-Powered Flight For 81 Hours: a New Endurance World Record
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:34PM GasBuddy Has a New Privacy Policy (Spoiler: Not As Customer Friendly)
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:09PM JAXA Successfully Tests Its D-SEND Low-Noise Supersonic Aircraft
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:34AM Are We Reaching the Electric Car Tipping Point?
Thursday July 30, 2015 @07:23PM Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May Making Show For Amazon
Thursday July 30, 2015 @05:55PM Hacker's Device Can Intercept OnStar's Mobile App and Unlock, Start GM Cars
Thursday July 30, 2015 @03:05PM Indian Ocean Debris Believed To Come From Missing Flight MH370
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:27AM US Navy Tests 3D Printing Custom Drones On Its Ships
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:45PM After Progressive Insurance's Snapshot Hacked, Manufacturer Has Been, Too
Friday July 24, 2015 @07:09AM Uber Faces $410 Million Canadian Class Action Suit
Thursday July 23, 2015 @11:21PM Cell Service At US Airports Varies From 1st Class To Middle-seat Coach
Thursday July 23, 2015 @08:14PM Remote Control of a Car, With No Phone Or Network Connection Required
Thursday July 23, 2015 @05:56PM Study: Push Notifications As Distracting As Taking a Call
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:09PM U. Michigan Opens a Test City For Driverless Cars
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @09:56AM Remote Exploit On a Production Chrysler To Be Presented At BlackHat
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:41PM Europe's Top Court To Decide If Uber Is Tech Firm Or Taxi Company
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:43PM Massachusetts Examining Disability Access For Uber, Lyft
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:06PM Ford's New Smart Headlights For Tracking Objects At Night
Monday July 20, 2015 @12:45PM UK Government Releases Rules To Get Self-Driving Cars Onto Public Roads
Sunday July 19, 2015 @08:06AM UK Pilots Want Lithium Battery Powered Devices In the Cabin
Saturday July 18, 2015 @07:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:20PM Famed Aircraft Designer James Bede Dies
Thursday July 16, 2015 @11:15PM Solar Impulse Grounded Until 2016
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @01:29PM Citizenfour Director Sues To Find Out Why She Was Detained Every Time She Flew
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @09:05AM Man Arrested After Charging iPhone On London Overground Train
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Monday July 13, 2015 @10:21PM Supersonic Jet Could Fly NYC To London In 3 Hours
Monday July 13, 2015 @03:44PM Ask Slashdot: If Public Transport Was Free, Would You Leave Your Car At Home?
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:00PM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Saturday July 11, 2015 @02:35PM Simple Geometry = More Seats In an Airline
Friday July 10, 2015 @07:06PM Boeing Patents an Engine Run By Laser-Generated Fusion Explosions
Friday July 10, 2015 @07:18AM Iowa Makes a Bold Admission: We Need Fewer Roads
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:09AM Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:48AM Google's Driverless Cars Now Rolling In the Heart of Texas
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @01:54PM Siemens Sends Do-Not-Fly Order For Pipistrel's All-Electric Channel Crossing
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @12:14PM Switzerland Begins Trials of Expensive Postal Drones
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:05PM Solar Impulse 2 Breaks Three Records En Route To Hawaii
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @03:22PM Meet the Makers of an Exotic (Partially) 3-D Printed Car (2 Videos)
Monday June 29, 2015 @05:33PM Study Suggests That HUD Tech May Actually Reduce Driving Safety
Monday June 29, 2015 @05:14PM Uber France Leaders Arrested For Running Illegal Taxi Company
Monday June 29, 2015 @04:59PM Airplane Coatings Help Recoup Fuel Efficiency Lost To Bug Splatter
Monday June 29, 2015 @07:51AM Weather Promising for Sunday Morning SpaceX Launch
Monday June 29, 2015 @07:36AM How Uber Takes Over a City
Monday June 29, 2015 @01:49AM Solar Impulse, Continuing World-Spanning Trip, Attempts To Cross The Pacific
Sunday June 28, 2015 @03:15PM A Failure For SpaceX: Falcon 9 Explodes During Ascension
Saturday June 27, 2015 @07:37PM Aiming To Beat Tesla's "3", Chevy Tests and Teases a Cheaper 200-Mile Electric Car
Friday June 26, 2015 @12:31PM My United Airlines Website Hack Gets Snubbed
Friday June 26, 2015 @10:22AM How Etak Built a Car Navigation System In 1985
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @07:25PM 3D Printed Supercar Chassis Unveiled
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @05:55PM Lexus Creates a Hoverboard
Monday June 22, 2015 @06:15PM Louisiana Governor Vetoes License Plate Reader Bill, Citing Privacy Concerns
Monday June 22, 2015 @06:04PM "Vision Zero" Aims To Eliminate Traffic Fatalities In San Diego
Monday June 22, 2015 @12:57PM Allstate Patents Physiological Data Collection
Sunday June 21, 2015 @11:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game
Friday June 19, 2015 @07:18AM Privately Owned Armored Trucks Raise Eyebrows After Dallas Attack
Thursday June 18, 2015 @06:21PM US Airlines Say Smaller Carry-Ons Are Not In the Cards
Thursday June 11, 2015 @03:23PM Missing Files Blamed For Deadly A400M Crash
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:16PM Uber's Rise In China May Be Counterfeit
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @04:35PM Jaguar Land Rover Makes System For Mapping Potholes For Autonomous Vehicles
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @10:54AM New Redesigned Citi Bikes To Hit NYC Streets This Year
Monday June 08, 2015 @05:45PM TSA Fails To Find Links To Terrorism of Airport Workers
Monday June 08, 2015 @03:54PM EasyJet Turning To Drones For Aircraft Inspections
Saturday June 06, 2015 @01:11AM Airbus Unveils Its First Stage Reuseability Concept
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @03:28PM Virginia Wants Your Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @12:22PM Mercedes-Benz Copies Tesla, Plans To Offer Home Energy Storage
Monday June 01, 2015 @10:15PM US Airport Screeners Missed 95% of Weapons, Explosives In Undercover Tests
Monday June 01, 2015 @06:35PM Foxconn Offers Electric Car Rental Service In China
Saturday May 30, 2015 @12:21AM Third Stage Design Problem Cause of Most Recent Proton Failure
Friday May 29, 2015 @07:22AM Why Detecting Drones Is a Tough Gig
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @05:31PM GM To Offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto API In Most 2016 Vehicles
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:45PM Hyundai Now Offers an Android Car, Even For Current Owners
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:36PM Court Orders UberPop Use To Be Banned In All of Italy
Sunday May 24, 2015 @08:58PM Daimler and Qualcomm To Develop In-Car Tech, Wireless Charging
Thursday May 21, 2015 @02:04PM GM's Exec. Chief Engineer For Electric Vehicles Pam Fletcher Answers Your Question
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:00AM Rockwell Collins To Develop Cockpit Display To Show Sonic Boom Over Land
Monday May 18, 2015 @04:33PM Chris Roberts Is the Least Important Part of the Airplane Hacking Story
Saturday May 16, 2015 @07:43AM House Science Committee Approves Changes To Space Law
Thursday May 14, 2015 @04:51PM GE Is 3D Printing a Working Jet Engine
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:59PM United Airlines Invites Hackers To Find Security Vulnerabilities
Thursday May 14, 2015 @08:49AM Wireless Charging Tech Adopted By Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota Goes Open Source
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:02AM Will Robot Cars Need Windows?
Monday May 11, 2015 @11:47PM Construction At SpaceX's New Spaceport About To Begin
Monday May 11, 2015 @01:54PM Philippines Gives Uber Its First Legal Framework To Operate In Asia
Sunday May 10, 2015 @08:06PM British Pilots: Poll Data Says Public Wants Strict Rules For Drones
Sunday May 10, 2015 @02:29PM Examining Costs and Prices For California's High-Speed Rail Project
Saturday May 09, 2015 @07:30PM Texas Regulators Crack Down on App-Driven Hauling Service
Saturday May 09, 2015 @10:27AM Uber Wants To Buy Nokia's Mapping Services
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:07PM Critics Say It's Time To Close La Guardia Airport
Thursday May 07, 2015 @09:48PM 25 Percent of Cars Cause 90 Percent of Air Pollution
Thursday May 07, 2015 @09:25PM FAA: Big Tech Challenges For Massive Washington, DC Warbirds Flyover
Thursday May 07, 2015 @02:33PM FAA Program Tests Drones Flying Beyond Pilot's Line-of-Sight
Thursday May 07, 2015 @01:05PM Tesla To Unveil Its $35,000 Model 3 In March 2016
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:34AM Voting With Dollars: Politicians and Their Staffers Roll With Uber
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @11:38AM Uber Forced Out of Kansas
Monday May 04, 2015 @07:43AM Uber Office Raided By Police In China, Accused of Running 'Illegal' Car Business
Sunday May 03, 2015 @02:33PM Tesla Adds Used Models To Its Inventory, For Online Purchase
Saturday May 02, 2015 @08:40AM Long Uptime Makes Boeing 787 Lose Electrical Power
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:40PM Judge Tosses United Airlines Lawsuit Over 'Hidden City' Tickets
Thursday April 30, 2015 @06:36PM US Switches Air Traffic Control To New Computer System
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:27AM New Study Suggests Flying Is Greener Than Driving
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @02:07PM World-First Remote Air Traffic Control System Lands In Sweden
Monday April 27, 2015 @01:50PM Smart Headlights Adjust To Aid Drivers In Difficult Conditions
Monday April 27, 2015 @09:00AM Audi Creates "Fuel of the Future" Using Just Carbon Dioxide and Water
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:14AM Traffic App Waze To Alert L.A. Drivers of Kidnappings and Hit-and-Runs
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @12:34PM Virtual Reality Games Can Improve Memory Retention of Safety Instructions
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @09:33AM USPS Shortlists 'HorseFly' Octocopter Drone Delivery Service
Monday April 20, 2015 @04:01PM Automakers To Gearheads: Stop Repairing Cars
Monday April 20, 2015 @10:56AM Elon Musk Bailed Out of $6bn Google Takeover To Save Tesla From 2013 Bankruptcy
Sunday April 19, 2015 @01:26PM How Uber Surge Pricing Really Works
Saturday April 18, 2015 @02:20PM Dutch Prosecutors Launch Criminal Investigation Against Uber For Flouting Ban
Saturday April 18, 2015 @12:23PM Rocket Lab Unveils "Electric" Rocket Engine
Thursday April 16, 2015 @09:33PM UK Company Wants To Deliver Parcels Through Underground Tunnels
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:21AM Calling Out a GAO Report That Says In-Flight Wi-Fi Lets Hackers Access Avionics
Wednesday April 15, 2015 @10:57PM The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Wednesday April 15, 2015 @01:58PM Chinese Ninebot Buys US Rival Segway
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:38PM How Flight Tracking Works: a Global Network of Volunteers
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:19AM Uber Finally Accepts Cash -- For Autorickshaws In Delhi
Wednesday April 08, 2015 @03:26PM Phone App That Watches Your Driving Habits Leads To Privacy Concerns
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @10:11AM Back To the Future: Autonomous Driving In 1995
Monday April 06, 2015 @05:10PM Uber's Hiring Plans Show Outlines of Self-Driving Car Project
Monday April 06, 2015 @01:04PM Hyundai To Release "Semi-Autonomous" Car This Year
Saturday April 04, 2015 @08:47PM A Robo-Car Just Drove Across the Country
Saturday April 04, 2015 @05:31PM W. Virginia Bans Direct Tesla Sales, With Urging of Car-Dealer Senate President
Saturday April 04, 2015 @01:33PM Inexpensive Electric Cars May Arrive Sooner Than You Think
Thursday April 02, 2015 @06:08PM Coding For Cars: The Next Generation of Mobile Apps
Thursday April 02, 2015 @04:47PM World's First 1 Megawatt All-Electric Race Car
Thursday April 02, 2015 @01:36PM Tesla's April Fool's Joke Spoofs Market Algorithms
Wednesday April 01, 2015 @10:25PM Focusing On Tech Alone, You Miss How Autonomous Driving Will Change Society
Monday March 30, 2015 @11:21AM At the Track With Formula E, the First e-Racing Series
Thursday March 26, 2015 @01:45PM German Auto Firms Face Roadblock In Testing Driverless Car Software