Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Thursday March 22, 2018 @05:44PM Experts Say Video of Uber's Self-Driving Car Killing a Pedestrian Suggests Its Technology May Have Failed
Thursday March 22, 2018 @04:41PM Human Driver Could Have Avoided Fatal Uber Crash, Experts Say
Thursday March 22, 2018 @01:29PM BMW Says Electric Car Mass Production Not Viable Until 2020
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @07:30PM Police Release First Video From Inside the Uber Self-Driving Car That Killed a Pedestrian
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @06:15PM SpaceX Indicates It Will Manufacture the BFR Rocket In Los Angeles
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:12PM Police Chief: Uber Self-Driving Car 'Likely' Not At Fault In Fatal Crash
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @04:11PM How a Virus Spreads Through an Airplane Cabin
Monday March 19, 2018 @01:36PM Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Arizona Woman in First Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian
Sunday March 18, 2018 @05:53PM Mapping Apps Like Waze, Google Maps, and Apple Maps May Make Traffic Conditions Worse in Some Areas, New Research Suggests
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:23PM Ford's Badly Needed Plan To Catch Up On Hybrid, Electric Cars
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:52PM Man Fined For Implanting NFC Train Ticket In Hand
Friday March 16, 2018 @01:45PM Facial Scanning Now Arriving At US Airports
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @09:56PM Tesla Employees Say Automaker Is Churning Out a High Volume of Flawed Parts
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @05:15PM New York's Subway Is Slow Because They Slowed Down the Trains After A 1995 Accident
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @03:38PM A Chatbot Can Now Offer You Protection Against Volatile Airline Prices
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @10:36AM Larry Page's Flying Taxis, Now Exiting Stealth Mode
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:27AM Lyft Says Its Revenue Is Growing Nearly 3x Faster Than Uber's
Monday March 12, 2018 @04:08PM Tesla Raises Prices At Its Supercharger Stations
Monday March 12, 2018 @02:19PM Coming Soon to a Front Porch Near You: Package Delivery Via Drone
Saturday March 10, 2018 @02:15AM Elon Musk Changes 'Boring Company' Vision To Reward Cyclists and Pedestrians
Friday March 09, 2018 @06:46PM California Bullet Train Costs Soar To $77.3 Billion, Will Take 5 Years Longer To Complete
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:02PM Elon Musk Sides With Trump On Trade With China, Citing 25 Percent Import Duty On American Cars
Thursday March 08, 2018 @05:42PM Bay Area Cities Consider Rideshare Tax On Uber, Lyft
Thursday March 08, 2018 @11:37AM What Airbnb Did To New York City
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:05PM Self-Driving Cars Are Being Attacked By Angry Californians
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @05:44AM Mercedes' Futuristic Headlights Shine Warning Symbols On the Road
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @07:19PM Uber Self-Driving Trucks Are Now Moving Cargo For Uber Freight Customers
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @04:00PM Researcher Admits Study That Claimed Uber Drivers Earn $3.37 An Hour Was Not Correct
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @03:07PM Uber Spent $10.7 Billion in Nine Years. Does It Have Enough to Show for It?
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @02:36PM One Single Malicious Vehicle Can Block 'Smart' Street Intersections In the US
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:54AM MIT Survey Finds Uber, Lyft Drivers Earn Less Than Minimum Wage
Sunday March 04, 2018 @12:20AM Uber Challenges Study Suggesting Its Drivers Earn $3.37 Per Hour
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @12:55PM German Cities Can Ban Diesel Cars, Court Rules
Monday February 26, 2018 @06:03PM Volkswagen Settles Diesel Emissions Lawsuit Right Before Trial Set To Begin
Monday February 26, 2018 @04:28PM Tesla Model 3 Torn Down, Hacked and Set On a Dynamometer, Exposing Unusual Tech Details
Monday February 26, 2018 @01:57PM Airbus, Delta, and Sprint Are on a Quest for In-Flight Wi-fi That Actually Works
Monday February 26, 2018 @10:53AM Studies Are Increasingly Clear: Uber, Lyft Congest Cities
Sunday February 25, 2018 @01:25AM Automated Cars Are Not Able To Use the Automated Car Wash
Friday February 23, 2018 @07:59PM Tesla Will Supply Free Charging Stations To Office Parking Lots
Friday February 23, 2018 @03:08PM Airlines Won't Dare Use the Fastest Way to Board Planes
Thursday February 22, 2018 @06:01PM Study Finds Automatic Braking With Rearview Cameras, Sensors Can Cut Backup Crashes By 78 Percent
Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:21PM Elon Musk Steps Down From AI Safety Group To Avoid Conflict of Interest With Tesla
Thursday February 22, 2018 @02:06PM Uber Will 'Invest Aggressively' In India And Southeast Asia, CEO Says
Thursday February 22, 2018 @12:15AM Uber Launches 'Express Pool' To Get More Riders To Share Rides
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @05:46PM New Lawsuit Accuses Tesla of Knowingly Selling Defective Vehicles
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @08:16AM The Car of the Future Will Sell Your Data
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @04:10PM Uber CEO Sees Commercialization of Flying Taxis in 5-10 Years
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @12:50AM Sony May Launch an AI-powered Taxi Hailing System
Monday February 19, 2018 @04:46PM How UPS Delivers Faster Using $8 Headphones and Code That Decides When Dirty Trucks Get Cleaned
Monday February 19, 2018 @02:58PM Virgin Hyperloop One is Coming To India
Monday February 19, 2018 @12:16PM Mitsubishi Electric Believes Its AI-enhanced Camera Systems Will Make Mirrors on Cars Obsolete
Friday February 16, 2018 @07:57PM Distracted Driving: Everyone Hates It, But Most of Us Do It, Study Finds
Thursday February 15, 2018 @06:39PM Bloomberg Starts Tracking Tesla Model 3 Production
Thursday February 15, 2018 @05:27PM Uber CEO: We Could Be Profitable -- We Just Don't Want To Be
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @10:54AM Germany Considers Free Public Transport in Fight To Banish Air Pollution
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @06:14PM The Next Falcon Heavy Will Carry the Most Powerful Atomic Clock Ever Launched
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @03:49PM Porsche Is 3D Printing Hard-To-Find Parts For The 959 And Other Classics
Saturday February 10, 2018 @06:21AM US Transportation Department Calls For 'Summit' On Autonomous Cars
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:39PM Tesla Burns Through $2 Billion In 2017
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @04:38PM Female Uber Drivers Get Paid Less Than Men, Says Study
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @02:47PM Drones Could Soon Be Used To Deliver Medical Supplies in North Carolina
Monday February 05, 2018 @08:23PM What We Learned From Day 1 of the Uber and Alphabet Trial
Sunday February 04, 2018 @12:58AM Uber and Lyft Want You Banned From Using Your Own Self-Driving Car in Urban Areas
Friday February 02, 2018 @10:45PM Uber Study Says Self-Driving Trucks Will Result In More Truck Drivers, Not Less
Friday February 02, 2018 @06:51PM Bicyclist Protests Net Neutrality By Slowing Traffic Outside the FCC Building
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:17PM Ford Patents Driverless Police Car That Ambushes Lawbreakers Using AI
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:05PM Tesla Pushes Even More States To Upend Auto Dealer-Friendly Laws
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @03:59PM Google Flights Will Now Predict Airline Delays -- Before the Airlines Do
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @10:49PM Mazda Says Its Next-Gen Gasoline Engine Will Run Cleaner Than An Electric Car
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:54PM Volkswagen Admits To Testing Diesel Fumes On Monkeys
Saturday January 27, 2018 @08:36PM 'No Drones or Driverless Trucks', Demands Teamsters Labor Union
Saturday January 27, 2018 @05:22PM Uber CEO Urges 'Portable Benefits' for Gig Economy Workers
Saturday January 27, 2018 @12:15AM Car Manufacturers Are Tracking Millions of Cars
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:35PM Tesla Employees Say Gigafactory Problems Are Worse Than Known
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:11AM Ford Has An Idea For An Autonomous Police Car That Could Find A Hiding Spot
Thursday January 25, 2018 @06:30PM Former Employees Say Lyft Staffers Spied On Passengers
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @05:43PM Tesla Model S Plows Into a Fire Truck While Using Autopilot
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @01:03PM French Train Engineering Giant Alstom Testing Automated Freight Train
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @11:55AM The Mystery of the Cars Abandoned in a Robot Car Park
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:11PM Tesla Owner Attempts Autopilot Defense During DUI Stop
Saturday January 20, 2018 @08:47PM Challenging Tesla, Ferrari Will Build An Electric Sportscar -- and an SUV
Friday January 19, 2018 @09:51PM Car Manufacturers Sued Over Rodents Eating Soy-Insulated Wires
Friday January 19, 2018 @07:25PM Norway Will Make All Short-Haul Flights Electric By 2040
Friday January 19, 2018 @01:31PM Pedestrian Attacks Self-driving Car in the Mission
Thursday January 18, 2018 @09:02PM Tesla Is Last In the Driverless Vehicle Race, Report Says
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @05:57PM LAPD Is Not Using the Electric BMWs It Announced In 2016
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @05:57PM Lyft Says Nearly 250K of Its Passengers Ditched a Personal Car In 2017
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @02:02PM Uber Says UK Drivers Will Take Mandatory Breaks
Monday January 15, 2018 @04:44PM Airbus A380, Once the Future of Aviation, May Cease Production
Monday January 15, 2018 @02:05PM Ford is Throwing $11 Billion at Its Electric Car Problem
Sunday January 14, 2018 @02:18PM Russian Military Base Attacked By Drones
Friday January 12, 2018 @05:00PM Americans Still Deeply Skeptical About Driverless Cars, Says Poll
Friday January 12, 2018 @02:45PM GM Will Make an Autonomous Car Without Steering Wheel or Pedals By 2019
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @08:42PM Senior Citizens Will Lead the Self-Driving Revolution
Sunday January 07, 2018 @04:48PM Pentagon Seeks Laser-Powered Bat Drones
Sunday January 07, 2018 @03:11AM Google Loses Up to 250 Bikes a Week
Friday January 05, 2018 @08:14PM Your Car May Soon Start Serving You Ads
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:15PM US Airlines No Longer Operate the Boeing 747
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @06:34PM Why Most Electric Cars Are Leased, Not Owned
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:16PM Analysts Expect Tesla To Miss Its First 2018 Model 3 Production Target
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @11:22AM Norway Powers Ahead (Electrically): Over Half New Car Sales Now Electric or Hybrid
Sunday December 31, 2017 @04:37PM Hardly Anyone Wants to Ride the Las Vegas Monorail
Saturday December 30, 2017 @05:24PM How A Civilian Drone Crashed Into the US Army's Helicopter
Saturday December 30, 2017 @01:12AM Math Says You're Driving Wrong and It's Slowing Us All Down
Thursday December 28, 2017 @04:56PM SoftBank Acquires Big Stake In Uber In a Major Victory For Both Companies
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @05:56PM Elon Musk Confirms Tesla Pickup Truck Coming 'After Model Y'
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @10:31AM Cities With Uber Have Lower Rates Of Ambulance Usage
Sunday December 24, 2017 @09:04PM Tesla's Newest Holiday Update Includes an Easter Egg: 'Santa Mode'
Sunday December 24, 2017 @05:27PM Wired Publishes Fake Christmas Letter By Elon Musk
Friday December 22, 2017 @08:03PM China Is Building a Solar Power Highway
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @06:08AM EU's Top Court Rules That Uber Is a Transportation Company
Monday December 18, 2017 @05:03PM Tesla Is Prohibiting Commercial Drivers From Using Its Supercharger Stations
Sunday December 17, 2017 @07:28PM Power Outage Strands Thousands at US Airport. 600 Flights Cancelled
Sunday December 17, 2017 @05:45PM Stolen Car Recovered With 11,000 More Miles -- and Lyft Stickers
Friday December 15, 2017 @10:59PM China Will Spend $3.3 Billion to Research Molten Salt Nuclear-Powered Drones
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @11:59AM Inside Faraday Future's Financial House of Cards
Saturday December 09, 2017 @05:51PM China Has Launched the World's First All-Electric Cargo Ship
Friday December 08, 2017 @05:32PM Insurers Are Rewarding Tesla Owners For Using Autopilot
Friday December 08, 2017 @04:49PM Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Building Dedicated Chips For Autopilot
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:53PM Tesla Could Be Hogging Batteries and Causing a Global Shortage, Says Report
Thursday December 07, 2017 @02:04AM Airlines Restrict 'Smart Luggage' Over Fire Hazards Posed By Batteries
Sunday December 03, 2017 @10:23PM Elon Musk Trolls the Media With a Clip From 'Spaceballs'
Saturday December 02, 2017 @03:44AM Drone Pilot Arrested After Flying Over Two Stadiums, Dropping Leaflets
Friday December 01, 2017 @10:14PM GM Says It Will Put Fleets of Self-Driving Cars In Cities In 2019
Friday December 01, 2017 @08:10PM Electric Cars Are Already Cheaper To Own and Run Than Petrol Or Diesel, Says Study
Thursday November 30, 2017 @05:18PM Elon Musk's Boring Company Bids On Chicago Airport Transit Link
Thursday November 30, 2017 @10:19AM American Airlines Accidentally Let Too Many Pilots Take Off The Holidays
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @06:08PM EPA Confirms Tesla's Model 3 Has a Range of 310 Miles
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @05:48PM Tesla Owners Are Mining Bitcoins With Free Power From Charging Stations
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @04:16PM Uber Trained Employees on How To 'Impede, Obstruct or Influence' Ongoing Legal Investigations, Ex-employee Says
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @10:08AM Firms Team Up On Hybrid Electric Plane Technology
Monday November 27, 2017 @05:04PM Pokemon Go Led To Increase In Traffic Deaths and Accidents, Says Study
Saturday November 25, 2017 @07:23PM Is Elon Musk Greatly Exaggerating Tesla's Battery Technology?
Friday November 24, 2017 @06:48PM Tesla's Electric Semi Trucks Are Priced To Compete At $150,000
Thursday November 23, 2017 @12:07PM Singapore To Use Driverless Buses 'From 2022'
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:18PM Apple Scientists Disclose Self-Driving Car Research
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:33PM Uber Fined $8.9 Million In Colorado For Allowing Drivers With Felonies, Motor Violations To Work
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @05:21PM Sacramento Regional Transit Systems Hit By Hacker
Monday November 20, 2017 @04:46PM Uber Expands Driverless-Car Push With Deal For 24,000 Volvos
Saturday November 18, 2017 @02:23AM DJI Threatens Researcher Who Reported Exposed Cert Key, Credentials, and Customer Data
Friday November 17, 2017 @07:32PM Walmart Says It's Preordered 15 of Tesla' New Semi Trucks
Friday November 17, 2017 @12:45PM Volkswagen To Spend Over $40 Billion on Electric and Self-Driving Cars
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:09AM Tesla Unveils 500-Mile Range Semi Truck, 620-Mile Range Roadster 2.0
Thursday November 16, 2017 @08:58PM Tesla Is Rethinking the Rest Stop For California Road Trips
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:40PM Virgin Hyperloop One Eyes India For Possible High-Speed Routes
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:16PM China Builds World's Fastest Hypersonic Wind Tunnel To Simulate Flight At 27,000 MPH
Thursday November 16, 2017 @02:44PM Apology After Japanese Train Departs 20 Seconds Early
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @08:11PM Boeing 757 Testing Shows Airplanes Vulnerable To Hacking, DHS Says
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @04:54PM Tesla Is a 'Hotbed For Racist Behavior,' Worker Claims In Lawsuit
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:25PM Uber Drivers In Lagos Are Using a Fake GPS App To Inflate Rider Fares
Sunday November 12, 2017 @01:34PM US Airports Still Fail New Security Tests
Friday November 10, 2017 @01:23PM Uber Drivers Have Rights on Wages and Time Off, UK Panel Rules
Thursday November 09, 2017 @04:54PM Self-Driving Shuttle Involved In Crash Two Hours After Debut
Thursday November 09, 2017 @10:50AM NASA: We're Not Building Flying Taxi Software For Uber
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @12:03PM NASA Is Working With Uber on Its Flying Taxi Project
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @02:51PM Alphabet Is Finally Taking the Driver Out of Some of Its Driverless Cars
Monday November 06, 2017 @09:17PM Toyota Is Uneasy About the Handoff Between Automated Systems and Drivers
Monday November 06, 2017 @07:42PM Uber Commits $5 Million To Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence Prevention
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:57PM Alphabet Loses Another Trade Secret Claim In Its Lawsuit Against Uber
Friday November 03, 2017 @04:39PM Four Automakers Team Up To Create an Electric Car Charging Network Across Europe
Friday November 03, 2017 @04:00PM Republican Tax Plan Kills Electric Vehicle Credit
Friday November 03, 2017 @11:41AM BMW Recalling One Million Vehicles in North America
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:00PM The Fourth US Navy Collision of the Year Was Ultimately Caused By UI Confusion
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @03:10PM Government Won't Pursue Talking Car Mandate
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @01:23PM Google Shuts Off Airline Booking Tool in Search
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @07:03PM Entrepreneurial Space Age Began In 2009, Says Report
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:45PM Colorado Taking Steps To Get Its Own Hyperloop
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:26PM We May Not Have Enough Minerals To Even Meet Electric Car Demand
Sunday October 29, 2017 @09:18PM How Data Science Powered the Search for MH370
Sunday October 29, 2017 @04:32PM Heathrow Airport Security Files Found on USB Stick In The Street
Friday October 27, 2017 @08:17PM SpaceX Eyes 19 Launches In 2017
Friday October 27, 2017 @04:12PM Alphabet's Waymo Will Test Self-Driving Cars In Snowy Detroit
Thursday October 26, 2017 @05:54PM Critical Flaws In Maritime Communications System Could Endanger Entire Ships
Thursday October 26, 2017 @10:32AM Chipmaker Nvidia's CEO Sees Fully Autonomous Cars Within 4 Years
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:20PM Electric Cars Emit 50 Percent Less Greenhouse Gas Than Diesel, Study Finds
Monday October 23, 2017 @10:09AM Singapore To Stop Adding Cars to City From February 2018
Sunday October 22, 2017 @11:37AM Tesla Plans Factory In China, Discounts Insurance For Self-Driving US Cars
Saturday October 21, 2017 @05:06PM Amazon Patents Drones That Recharge Electric Vehicles
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:48PM Elon Musk Begins Digging a Hyperloop Tunnel In Maryland
Friday October 20, 2017 @02:35PM Laptops Could Be Banned From Checked Bags on Planes Due To Fire Risk
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:33AM First Mass-Produced Electric Truck Unveiled
Thursday October 19, 2017 @07:19PM Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine
Thursday October 19, 2017 @05:23PM Alphabet Invests $1 Billion In Lyft
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:12PM Consumer Reports Expects Tesla's Model 3 To Have 'Average Reliability'
Thursday October 19, 2017 @02:10PM Japanese Metal Manufacturer Faked Specifications To Hundreds of Companies
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @04:51PM CNN Gets a First-Of-Its-Kind Waiver To Fly Drones Over Crowds
Sunday October 15, 2017 @04:46PM Dubai Police Get Hoverbikes
Saturday October 14, 2017 @07:00PM Unpatched Exploit Lets You Clone Key Fobs and Open Subaru Cars
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:27PM Tesla Just Fired Hundreds Of Workers
Friday October 13, 2017 @09:00PM Toshiba's Fast-Charging Battery Could Triple the Range of Electric Vehicles
Thursday October 12, 2017 @05:20PM Driverless Cars Are Giving Engineers a Fuel Economy Headache
Thursday October 12, 2017 @04:22PM Alphabet's Waymo Demanded $1 Billion In Settlement Talks With Uber
Thursday October 12, 2017 @09:58AM Richard Branson's Virgin Group Invests in Super-fast Hyperloop One Transport System
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:00PM Equifax Breach Included 10 Million US Driving Licenses
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @12:41PM California DMV Changes Rules To Allow Testing and Use of Fully Autonomous Vehicles
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:31PM Dutch Government Confirms Plan To Ban New Petrol, Diesel Cars By 2030
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @12:50PM Nvidia Introduces a Computer For Level 5 Autonomous Cars
Sunday October 08, 2017 @03:27PM 42 Solar-Powered Cars Race in 31st Annual 'Solar Challenge' Race
Sunday October 08, 2017 @03:00PM CNN Skeptical of Elon Musk's 'Big Promises'
Friday October 06, 2017 @11:20PM GM Exec Says Elon Musk's Self-Driving Car Claims Are 'Full of Crap'