Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:42PM SpaceX Plans To Send Two People Around the Moon In 2018
Monday February 27, 2017 @12:39AM Questioning The Privacy Policies Of Data-Collecting Cars
Sunday February 26, 2017 @07:15PM 'Uber Is Doomed', Argues Transportation Reporter
Sunday February 26, 2017 @02:35PM Open Source Car-Hacking Tool Successfully Crowdfunded
Saturday February 25, 2017 @07:33PM Did Silicon Valley Lose The Race To Build Self-Driving Cars?
Saturday February 25, 2017 @12:53AM FAA Warns More Drones Are Flying Near Airports
Friday February 24, 2017 @03:27PM Security Lapse Exposed New York Airport's Critical Servers For a Year
Friday February 24, 2017 @01:26PM Boeing and Airbus Can't Make Enough Airplanes To Keep Up With Demand
Friday February 24, 2017 @01:00PM Tesla Is So Sure Its Cars Are Safe That It Now Offers Insurance For Life
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:03PM Alphabet's Waymo Sues Uber For Allegedly Stealing Self-Driving Secrets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:20PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Liable For Accidents, Not the Passengers: UK Government
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:52AM Inside Uber's Aggressive, Unrestrained Workplace Culture
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @09:00AM Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Now Picking Up Passengers in Arizona
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @06:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:20PM UPS Develops 'Rolling Warehouse' System In Which Drones Are Launched From Atop Trucks
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:09AM Former Engineer Says Uber Is a Nightmare of Sexism; CEO Orders Urgent Investigation
Sunday February 19, 2017 @02:34PM Self-Driving Car Speed Race Ends With A Crash
Sunday February 19, 2017 @01:30AM Used Cars Can Still Be Controlled By Their Previous Owners' Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:02PM GM Plans To Build, Test Thousands of Self-Driving Bolts In 2018
Thursday February 16, 2017 @08:59AM Elon Musk Is Really Boring
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:18PM Nearly 56,000 Bridges Called Structurally Deficient
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:24PM Dutch Town Pilots Lightlines To Help Distracted Smartphone Users Cross the Road
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:52AM 'Electric Buses Now Cheaper Than Their Diesel or CNG Counterpart, Could Dominate the Market Within 10 Years'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:56AM Brazil Judge Rules Uber Drivers Are Employees, Deserve Benefits
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @02:17PM Big Week For Drones: Dubai Permits Passenger-Carrying Drone; Kenya Finally Approves Commercial Use
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:55PM Father of Driver In Violent Tesla Crash Blames Sedan's 'Rocket-Ship' Acceleration
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Engineers On Google's Self-Driving Car Project Were Paid So Much That They Quit
Sunday February 12, 2017 @03:07AM Can We Pollinate Flowers With Tiny Flying Drones?
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:04AM Ford Just Invested $1 Billion In Self-Driving Cars
Friday February 10, 2017 @10:00AM How UPS Trucks Saved Millions of Dollars By Eliminating Left Turns
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:18PM Watchdog Group Wants Uber's Self-Driving Trucks Off the Road
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @10:12PM Tesla To Start Pilot Production of Model 3 This Month
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @03:01PM Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:47PM US Navy Decommissions the First Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:18PM Uber Hires a Nasa Veteran Who Thinks We'll Start Seeing Flying Cars In Next Three Years
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:30AM Sweden Pledges To Cut All Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2045
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:28AM Microsoft's H-1B Workers Cited In Motion That Successfully Blocked Trump's Travel Ban
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:02PM Electric Car Battery Prices Fell By 80% In the Last 7 Years, Says Study
Thursday February 02, 2017 @11:22AM The FAA Gave the First Ever Go-Ahead For a Drone To Fly at an Airport
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:35PM Amazon To Build $1.5 Billion Air Cargo Hub In Kentucky, Creating Around 2,000 New Jobs
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:11PM Airbus Is About To Build A Self-Flying Electric Robo-Taxi
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @01:28PM Tesla Drops 'Motors' From Name As CEO Musk Looks Beyond Cars
Monday January 30, 2017 @12:11AM This Week 'IT Issues' Ground Delta Airlines' Flights
Sunday January 29, 2017 @06:36PM SpaceX Is Livestreaming A Hyperloop Pod Competition
Saturday January 28, 2017 @05:24PM Who's Responsible For Accidents Caused By Open Source Self-Driving Car Software?
Thursday January 26, 2017 @08:02AM Uber Was the Most-Expensed Service, With 6% of all Business Receipts in 2016
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @07:38PM Boeing Unveils New NASA Spacesuits For Starliner Austronaut Taxi
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:44AM Elon Musk Says He'll Start Digging a Tunnel From SpaceX HQ Next Month
Monday January 23, 2017 @05:47PM South Korea Developing 'Near-Supersonic' Train Similar To Hyperloop
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:31AM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Monday January 23, 2017 @12:42AM Three States Propose DMCA-Countering 'Right To Repair' Laws
Sunday January 22, 2017 @10:10PM 'IT Issue' Grounded All United Airlines Flights In The US
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:03AM Newest Tesla Autopilot Data Shows A 40% Drop in Crashes
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:41PM Amazon Patent Hints at Self-Driving Car Plans
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:43PM Tesla Avoids Recall After Autopilot Crash Death
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @05:08PM Google Maps Starts Showing Parking Availability For Some Users
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @02:07PM Uber Sues City of Seattle To Block Landmark Driver Union Ordinance
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Seeks FCC Permission To Run Wireless Tests In Washington State
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:31PM ISIS Is Dropping Bombs With Drones In Iraq
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:44PM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:51AM Flying Car Prototype Ready By End of 2017, Says Airbus CEO
Sunday January 15, 2017 @01:35PM Driverless Electric Shuttle Deployed In Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday January 14, 2017 @07:28PM SpaceX Returns To Flight, And Nails Another Drone Landing
Saturday January 14, 2017 @03:56PM California's Bullet Train Hurtles Towards a Multibillion-Dollar Overrun
Saturday January 14, 2017 @03:20PM Amateur Scientists Find New Clue In D.B. Cooper Case, Crowdsource Their Investigation
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:35PM Moon Express Raises $20 Million In Series B-1, Fully Funds Trip To The Moon
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:06PM Faulty Phone Battery May Have Caused Fire That Brought Down EgyptAir Flight MS80
Thursday January 12, 2017 @02:48PM US EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Excess Diesel Emissions
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:51PM SpaceX Details Its Plans For Landing Three Falcon Heavy Boosters At Once
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @03:31PM JetBlue Giving All Passengers Free In-Flight 'Fly-Fi' High-Speed Wi-Fi
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @08:02AM Regulators Criticize Banks For Lending Uber $1.15 Billion
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:51PM Pentagon Successfully Tests Micro-Drone Swarm
Monday January 09, 2017 @04:26PM FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive On Charges Related To Dieselgate
Monday January 09, 2017 @03:44PM Volkswagen Unveils 'ID Buzz' Electric Microbus Concept
Monday January 09, 2017 @03:35PM Next-Gen Samsung EV Battery Gets 300+ Miles of Range From 20-Minute Charge
Sunday January 08, 2017 @06:07PM Google Spin-Off's Newest Self-Driving Minivans Start Road Tests This Month
Sunday January 08, 2017 @05:35PM Uber Gives Cities Free Travel-Time Data
Saturday January 07, 2017 @03:21PM African Airline Reports Drone Collision With Passenger Jet
Friday January 06, 2017 @06:20PM Corning Brings Gorilla Glass To The Automotive Industry
Friday January 06, 2017 @10:40AM Faraday Future Unveils Super Fast Electric Car
Friday January 06, 2017 @09:02AM Diesel Cars Produce More Toxic Emissions Than Trucks and Buses, EU Study Says
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:35PM Uber Drivers Deemed To Be Employees By Swiss Insurance Provider
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @05:13PM Tesla Delivered Over 76,000 Vehicles In 2016, Falling Slightly Short of Goal
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:24PM Intel Acquires 15 Percent Stake In Mapping Firm HERE
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @08:56AM 3,000 Ride-Sharing Cars Could Replace Every Cab in New York City, MIT Study Says
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:31PM Family Sues Apple For Not Making Thing It Patented
Monday January 02, 2017 @02:03PM SpaceX Moves Past Explosion With New Launch Plans
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:34AM Tesla Rolling Out Autopilot Software Updates to 1,000 Cars
Sunday January 01, 2017 @07:51PM Changing Other People's Flight Bookings Is Too Easy
Saturday December 31, 2016 @06:21PM Eavesdropping Uber Driver Helps Rescue 16-Year-Old From Her Pimps
Friday December 30, 2016 @05:55PM Self-Driving Cars Will Make Organ Shortages Even Worse
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:48PM Mining Companies Are Using Autonomous Trucks, Drills and Trains To Boost Efficiency, Reduce Employees
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:34PM Amazon Patents Floating Airship Warehouse For Its Delivery Drones
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @11:25PM Automatic Brakes Stopped Berlin Truck During Christmas Market Attack
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @09:17PM Chinese Rocket Fails To Put Two Satellites Into Correct Orbits
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @08:18PM Florida Senator: No Permit Needed For Driverless Cars In Florida
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @02:37PM Tesla Autopilot 'Predicts' Accident Before It Happens
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @10:43AM Frequent Flyer Points Put at Risk By Website Flaws
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @06:56PM Amazon Patents System To Defend Drones Against Hackers, Jammers and Arrows
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @06:20PM Uber Launches 'Uber Freight' Website To Prepare the World For Autonomous Delivery Trucks
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:36PM Panasonic To Invest Over $256 Million In Tesla's US Plant For Solar Cells
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @03:19PM China Plans To Land Probes On Far Side of Moon, Mars By 2020
Monday December 26, 2016 @08:09AM Uber Says App Doesn't Keep Track of Location; iOS Maps Extension to Blame
Monday December 26, 2016 @07:55AM Power Surge: Chinese Electric Car Battery Maker Charges For Global Market
Saturday December 24, 2016 @02:05AM Are Airlines Intentionally Overbooking Their Flights?
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:38PM US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media
Friday December 23, 2016 @11:51AM Amazon Starts Flexing Muscle in New Space
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:35AM Uber Lawsuit Alleges Employees Were Misled On Equity Compensation
Thursday December 22, 2016 @06:34PM Uber Pulls Self-Driving Cars From San Francisco, Sends Them To Arizona
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:25PM World's First 'Solar Panel Road' Opens In France
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:09PM Tesla Updates Autopilot To Make It Follow the Speed Limit On Roads
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:13PM Norway Aims To Allow Testing Of Self-Driving Cars in 2017
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @11:34PM Uber Stops Self-Driving Car Pilot In San Francisco After The DMV Steps In
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:42PM 7-Eleven Beats Google, Amazon To First Commercial Drone Delivery Service In US
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @04:53PM China Claims Tests of 'Reactionless' EM Drive Were Successful
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @03:36PM France Becomes First Federal Postal Service To Use Drones To Deliver Mail
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @10:09AM Uber Admits To Self-driving Car 'Problem' in Bike Lanes As Safety Concerns Mount
Monday December 19, 2016 @11:50PM Uber Lost $800 Million In Third Quarter
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:31PM Alphabet's Waymo Reveals Its Self-Driving Chrysler Pacifica Minivans
Monday December 19, 2016 @10:15AM Next Big Thing From Elon Musk? It Could Be 'Boring'
Monday December 19, 2016 @12:41AM BlackBerry Unveils Autonomous Vehicle Hub In Canada
Saturday December 17, 2016 @12:43AM U.S. Proposes Car-To-Car Data Sharing Standards
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:39PM Tesla Introduces Fee For Owners Who Leave Their Cars At Supercharger Stations
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:37PM Researchers Find Roads Shatter the Earth's Surface Into 600,000 Fragments
Friday December 16, 2016 @09:11AM Amazon Is Secretly Building an 'Uber For Trucking' App, Setting Its Sights On a Massive $800 Billion Market
Thursday December 15, 2016 @05:13PM GM Expands Testing, Production of Self-Driving Cars In Michigan
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:59AM Uber: We Don't Need a Permit For Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @11:05AM Amazon Delivered Its First Customer Package By Drone
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @08:46AM Uber Self-Driving Cars Hit the Streets of San Francisco
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:29PM Feds Unveil Rule Requiring Cars To 'Talk' To Each Other
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:52AM Uber Defends Privacy Practices After Allegations It Spies On Riders
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @10:29AM Google Has Stopped Developing Its Own Self-Driving Car - Report
Monday December 12, 2016 @06:30PM Uber Employees Used the Platform To Stalk Celebrities and Their Exes, Says Former Employee
Friday December 09, 2016 @11:50PM Uber Asks Everyone To Stop Making It The New Tinder
Friday December 09, 2016 @10:15PM The DEA Has Been Secretly Paying Transport Employees To Search Travelers' Bags
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:14PM Autonomous Shuttle Brakes For Squirrels, Skateboarders, and Texting Students
Friday December 09, 2016 @02:26PM US Flight Regulators Consider Whether To Allow Or Bar In-flight Wi-Fi Calls
Friday December 09, 2016 @12:39PM Michigan Lets Autonomous Cars On Roads Without Human Driver
Thursday December 08, 2016 @06:58PM Transportation Department Proposes Allowing In-Flight Phone Calls
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:25PM Audi Cars Now Talk To Stop Lights In Vegas
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:49PM Paris Makes All Public Transportation Free In Battle Against 'Worst Air Pollution For 10 Years'
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @04:41PM NSA, GCHQ Have Been Intercepting In-Flight Mobile Calls For Years
Monday December 05, 2016 @11:00AM Apple Says It Is Working On Self-Driving Cars
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:16AM BMW Traps A Car Thief By Remotely Locking His Doors
Sunday December 04, 2016 @04:31PM 70 Laptops Got Left Behind At An Airport Security Checkpoint In One Month
Friday December 02, 2016 @07:37PM Survey Says: Elon Musk Is Most Admired Tech Leader, Topping Bezos and Zuckerberg
Friday December 02, 2016 @07:16PM Nikola Motor Company Reveals Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck With Range of 1,200 Miles
Friday December 02, 2016 @06:08PM Paris, Madrid, Athens, Mexico City Will Ban Diesel Vehicles By 2025
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:09PM Mercedes Unveils Digital Headlights That Project Street Signs, Markings Onto the Road Ahead
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:42PM Apple Will Use Drones To Improve the Quality of Apple Maps
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @03:42PM Uber Wants To Track Your Location Even When You're Not Using the App, Here's Why
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @05:42PM Muni System Hacker Hit Others By Scanning For Year-Old Java Vulnerability
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @03:52PM Europe Is Getting a Network of 'Ultra-Fast, High-Powered' EV Chargers
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:00AM Uber Drivers Demand Higher Pay in Nationwide Protest
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @01:20AM Spinal Fluid Changes In Space May Impair Astronauts' Vision, Study Finds
Monday November 28, 2016 @03:51PM 'DroneGun' Can Take Down Aircraft From Over 1.2 Miles Away
Sunday November 27, 2016 @04:33PM Self-Driving Trucks Begin Real-World Tests on Ohio's Highways
Sunday November 27, 2016 @01:19PM Ransomware Compromises San Francisco's Mass Transit System
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:13PM Consumer Reports: Tesla's Model X Is 'Fast and Flawed'
Friday November 25, 2016 @02:43PM Uber Is About to Face a Landmark Battle in Europe
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:39AM China's NextEV NIO EP9 Claims To Be 'World's Fastest' Electric Supercar
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @08:38AM US Regulators Seek To Reduce Road Deaths With Smartphone 'Driving Mode'
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:56PM US Navy's High-Tech Ship Loses Power In Panama Canal
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:07PM London's Mayor Wants Volkswagen To Pay $3 Million In Lost Tolls
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:51AM Flying Robot Ambulance Finally Takes Its First Flight
Saturday November 19, 2016 @05:58PM Commercial-Mining Drones Keep Getting Attacked By Eagles
Saturday November 19, 2016 @03:11PM cURL Author Is Getting Tech Support Emails From Car Owners
Friday November 18, 2016 @10:02AM Volkswagen Plans 30,000 Job Cuts Worldwide
Thursday November 17, 2016 @09:29AM Tesla 'Easter Egg' Makes the World's Fastest Car Even Faster
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @07:13PM Richard Branson Reveals Prototype For Supersonic Passenger Aircraft
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:36PM DJI Unveils Phantom 4 Pro and Inspire 2 Drones
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:24PM VW Admits Audi Automatic Transmission Software Can Change Test Behavior
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:04PM US Finalizes Rules That Require Quiet Hyrbid and Electric Cars To Make Noise At Low Speeds
Sunday November 13, 2016 @05:45PM Are Tesla Crashes Balanced Out By The Lives That They Save?
Friday November 11, 2016 @09:53PM Atlas V Rocket Launches Sharp-Eyed Earth-Observing Satellite
Friday November 11, 2016 @03:08PM Computer Issue Affecting Some Airlines Resolved: American Airlines
Friday November 11, 2016 @11:30AM Tesla Tells Germany that 98% of Drivers Don't Find the Term 'Autopilot' Misleading
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:00PM China Launches World's First Pulsar Navigation Satellite
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @03:30PM General Motors To Lay Off 2,000 Workers at Two US Plants
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @10:37AM Automakers, Dependent on Mexico, Face a Rougher Road with Trump
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:20PM Alphabet's 'Project Wing' Drone Service Nixes Starbucks Partnership
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @04:35PM The First Hyperloop System Will Connect Passengers From Dubai To Abu Dhabi In Twelve Minutes
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:23AM Tesla Crash Won't Stop Driverless Car Progress: Renault-Nissan CEO
Monday November 07, 2016 @08:42PM Long-Range Projectiles For Navy's Newest Ship Too Expensive To Shoot
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:43PM Leaked NASA Paper Suggests The 'Impossible' EM Drive Really Does Work
Monday November 07, 2016 @05:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM New Tesla Buyers Will Have To Pay To Use Superchargers
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:47PM Tesla Adds An All-Glass Roof Option For Its Model S
Friday November 04, 2016 @03:12PM Self-Drive Delivery Van Can Be 'Built in Four Hours'
Thursday November 03, 2016 @04:31PM China Launches New Heavy-Lift Long March 5 Rocket For First Time
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:58PM Nearly 9 Out of 10 Smartphones Shipped Run On Android
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:14PM It's Harder To Get an Uber or Lyft If You're Black, Study Says
Sunday October 30, 2016 @12:28PM Air Force Says F-35 Glitches Mean the A-10 Will Keep Flying 'Indefinitely'
Saturday October 29, 2016 @01:19PM New Attack Can Seize Control of Drones
Friday October 28, 2016 @05:54PM SpaceX Says Helium Loading Issue May Have Caused Falcon 9 Explosion
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:14PM Amazon Launches Prime In China