Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Monday November 30, 2015 @07:44AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Monday November 30, 2015 @01:34AM Diamond Nanothreads Could Support Space Elevator
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:25PM Amazon Reveals New Delivery Drone Design With Range of 15 Miles
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:19PM VW Officials Knew Since Last Year of Misleading Fuel Economy Claims
Sunday November 29, 2015 @06:36PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Sunday November 29, 2015 @08:35AM Driverless Cars Will Compete -- But Only With Each Other -- In Formula E Races
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:17PM London's Deputy Mayor On Ditching Diesel
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:54AM Tesla's NOx Problem: Model X Delay Explained?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Wednesday November 25, 2015 @04:20PM Why Car Salesmen Don't Want To Sell Electric Cars
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:40PM Blue Origin "New Shepherd" Makes It To Space... and Back Again
Thursday November 19, 2015 @12:37PM Chicago Sends More Than 100,000 "Bogus" Camera-Based Speeding Tickets
Thursday November 19, 2015 @11:53AM Volvo Unveils Autonomous Concept Car, WIth Retracting Wheel, 25" Display
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @06:09PM Taxi Owners Sue NYC Over Uber, While Court Overrules Class-Action Appeal
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @02:26PM How Bill Nye Insulted NASCAR Fans About the Sport Being the "Anti-NASA"
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @10:20AM US Navy Is Planning To Launch a Squadron of Underwater Drones By 2020
Sunday November 15, 2015 @10:47PM Louis Friedman Says Humans Will Never Venture Beyond Mars
Saturday November 14, 2015 @01:59PM In France, TGV Test Train Catches Fire, Derails, Killing 10
Saturday November 14, 2015 @12:47PM Dubai Buys Commercial Jetpacks For Firefighters
Thursday November 12, 2015 @10:56PM Google Car Pulled Over For Driving Too Slow, Doesn't Get a Ticket
Wednesday November 11, 2015 @05:56PM Uber South Africa Launches $500 a Month Car Lease Which Includes Replacing Tires
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @11:21AM What Happened To Passenger Hovercraft?
Sunday November 08, 2015 @11:14PM Electric-Car Startup Faraday Future Building a $1 Billion Factory In California
Sunday November 08, 2015 @08:27AM VW Engineers Have Admitted Manipulating CO2 Emissions Data
Saturday November 07, 2015 @07:11AM Autonomous Cars Aren't As Smart as They're Cracked Up To Be
Thursday November 05, 2015 @08:46AM UK and US Suspect That ISIS Bomb Took Down Flight 9268
Thursday November 05, 2015 @08:09AM NASA Eagleworks Has Tested an Upgraded EM Drive
Monday November 02, 2015 @10:19PM EPA Finds More VW Cheating Software, Including In a Porsche
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @11:02PM How Tesla's Autopilot and Google's Car Are Entirely Different Animals
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @02:22PM Could the Volkswagen Cheating Scandal Improve Emissions Standards?
Wednesday October 28, 2015 @01:14PM Universities, Gov't Testing Magnetic Resonance Charging For EVs In Transit
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @09:40AM Two Radically Different Approaches to Private Access to Space
Thursday October 22, 2015 @04:08PM Dutch Researchers Show Connected Cars Can Be Cheaply Tracked
Wednesday October 21, 2015 @12:01PM Stanford's Autonomous DeLorean Can't Time Travel, But It Can Do Donuts
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:22PM Getting Over Getting Over Uber: Tim O'Reilly Does the Math
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:17PM The Box That Built the Modern World
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:19PM House of Representatives Proposal Aims To Regulate Car Privacy
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:36AM Software Update Adds Autonomous Driving To Tesla's Bag of Tricks
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:18AM Volkswagen Seeks To Repair Its Image By Focusing On Electric
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:40AM Why Self-Driving Cars Should Never Be Fully Autonomous
Monday October 12, 2015 @06:39AM Charge Rage: Electric Cars Are Making People Meaner In California
Sunday October 11, 2015 @05:56PM Hundreds of Southwest Flights Delayed By Online Booking Problems
Thursday October 08, 2015 @11:31AM Volkswagen Boss Blames Software Engineers For Scandal
Thursday October 08, 2015 @08:35AM IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @09:40PM Microsoft and Tesla Build Adaptable, Long-life Battery That Predicts Usage
Wednesday October 07, 2015 @05:10PM Rookie Dongle Warns Parents When Their Kids Are Driving Too Fast
Monday October 05, 2015 @10:07PM London Mayor Boris Johnson Condemns Random Uber Pick-Ups
Monday October 05, 2015 @02:35PM What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars?
Sunday October 04, 2015 @07:03PM Daimler Tests a Self-Driving Truck On the Autobahn
Sunday October 04, 2015 @03:25PM This is not F1 (or NASCAR): High-End Hybrids Race In Texas
Sunday October 04, 2015 @03:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Thursday October 01, 2015 @03:13PM San Francisco Still Among Most Dangerous For Pedestrians
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @03:43PM Legal Loophole Offers Volkswagen Criminal Immunity
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @03:41PM Virginia State Police Cars Hacked
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @03:07PM Uber's Rivals Forming an International Alliance
Monday September 28, 2015 @10:25AM Volkswagen CEO Issues Apology Over Emission-Cheating Software
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:36AM UberX Runs Into Trouble In Australia With NSW Suspending Vehicle Registration
Sunday September 27, 2015 @03:19PM Reports: Volkswagen Was Warned of Emissions Cheating Years Ago
Friday September 25, 2015 @10:35AM Car Industry "Buried Report Showing US Car Safety Flaws Over Fears For TTIP Deal"
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:41AM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Spreads To Porsche and Audi
Thursday September 24, 2015 @11:13AM ESA-JAXA Team Wins 'America's Cup of Rocket Science'
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @02:19PM Former GM and BMW Executive Warns Apple: Your Car Will Be a "Gigantic Money Pit"
Sunday September 20, 2015 @04:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Saturday September 19, 2015 @07:41PM Proposed Lapcat II Hypersonic Airliner: Brussels to Sydney in Less Than 3 Hours
Friday September 18, 2015 @08:55PM Club Concorde Wants To Put a Concorde Back In the Air
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @05:48PM The Air Traffic Control Tower of the Future Doesn't Include Humans
Monday September 14, 2015 @04:56PM Intel Establishes Automotive Security Review Board
Sunday September 13, 2015 @10:37PM Australian Police Get McLaren and Aston Martin Supercars
Friday September 11, 2015 @10:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:39AM GM Performs Stealth Update To Fix Security Bug In OnStar
Monday September 07, 2015 @07:01AM Researcher Hacks Self-Driving Car Sensors
Thursday September 03, 2015 @04:16PM Pioneer Looks To Laserdisc Tech For Low-Cost LIDAR
Thursday September 03, 2015 @04:12PM Copenhagen's New All-Electric Public Carsharing Programming
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:57PM Kristian von Bengston's New Goal: The Moon
Saturday August 29, 2015 @12:49AM Arro Taxi App Arrives In NYC As 'Best Hope' Against Uber
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @07:49PM Many Drivers Never Use In-Vehicle Tech, Don't Want Apple Or Google In Next Car
Wednesday August 26, 2015 @02:58PM Verizon Retrofits Vintage Legacy Vehicles With Smart Features
Sunday August 23, 2015 @06:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Sunday August 23, 2015 @04:10PM Tesla Partners With Airbnb, Subsidizes Chargers
Sunday August 23, 2015 @11:25AM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Thursday August 20, 2015 @09:52PM The Boeing 747 Is Heading For Retirement
Thursday August 20, 2015 @05:51PM Hyperloop Getting Closer To Reality, Groundbreaking Set For 2016
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:26AM HTV-5 On Its Way To the ISS
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:32AM US No-Fly List Uses 'Predictive Judgement' Instead of Hard Evidence
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Friday August 14, 2015 @11:46PM Google Research Leads To Automated Real-Time Pedestrian Detection
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:43PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @07:25PM England To Test "Electric Motorways"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @07:44AM Airline Begins Weighing Passengers For 'Safety'
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @10:34AM Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Cops In Hong Kong
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @09:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Monday August 10, 2015 @09:47PM Breathalyzer Bike Lock Stops Drunken Cyclists In Their Tracks
Monday August 10, 2015 @12:06PM How Uber Is Changing Life For Women In Saudi Arabia
Sunday August 09, 2015 @12:41PM Finnish Police: If You See Uber Car, Call 911
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Friday August 07, 2015 @06:46AM Tesla Model S Has Been Hacked
Thursday August 06, 2015 @05:17PM Latest Samy Kamkar Hack Unlocks Most Cars
Thursday August 06, 2015 @04:49PM Tesla's Creepy 'Solid Metal Snake' Robotic Charger Slithers Its Way Into Model S
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @05:10PM Will Robot Cabs Unjam the Streets?
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @01:39PM MH370: Fragment Is From Missing Flight
Sunday August 02, 2015 @11:23PM Tesla Presses Its Case On Fuel Standards
Sunday August 02, 2015 @10:19PM Uber Invests $1 Billion In Indian Market
Sunday August 02, 2015 @07:39AM Epic Mega Bridge To Connect America With Russia Gets Closer To Reality
Saturday August 01, 2015 @05:40PM Solar-Powered Flight For 81 Hours: a New Endurance World Record
Saturday August 01, 2015 @02:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:34PM GasBuddy Has a New Privacy Policy (Spoiler: Not As Customer Friendly)
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:09PM JAXA Successfully Tests Its D-SEND Low-Noise Supersonic Aircraft
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:34AM Are We Reaching the Electric Car Tipping Point?
Thursday July 30, 2015 @06:23PM Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May Making Show For Amazon
Thursday July 30, 2015 @04:55PM Hacker's Device Can Intercept OnStar's Mobile App and Unlock, Start GM Cars
Thursday July 30, 2015 @02:05PM Indian Ocean Debris Believed To Come From Missing Flight MH370
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:27AM US Navy Tests 3D Printing Custom Drones On Its Ships
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:45PM After Progressive Insurance's Snapshot Hacked, Manufacturer Has Been, Too
Friday July 24, 2015 @06:09AM Uber Faces $410 Million Canadian Class Action Suit
Thursday July 23, 2015 @10:21PM Cell Service At US Airports Varies From 1st Class To Middle-seat Coach
Thursday July 23, 2015 @07:14PM Remote Control of a Car, With No Phone Or Network Connection Required
Thursday July 23, 2015 @04:56PM Study: Push Notifications As Distracting As Taking a Call
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @11:09AM U. Michigan Opens a Test City For Driverless Cars
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @08:56AM Remote Exploit On a Production Chrysler To Be Presented At BlackHat
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:41PM Europe's Top Court To Decide If Uber Is Tech Firm Or Taxi Company
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:43PM Massachusetts Examining Disability Access For Uber, Lyft
Monday July 20, 2015 @07:06PM Ford's New Smart Headlights For Tracking Objects At Night
Monday July 20, 2015 @11:45AM UK Government Releases Rules To Get Self-Driving Cars Onto Public Roads
Sunday July 19, 2015 @07:06AM UK Pilots Want Lithium Battery Powered Devices In the Cabin
Saturday July 18, 2015 @06:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:20PM Famed Aircraft Designer James Bede Dies
Thursday July 16, 2015 @10:15PM Solar Impulse Grounded Until 2016
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @12:29PM Citizenfour Director Sues To Find Out Why She Was Detained Every Time She Flew
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:05AM Man Arrested After Charging iPhone On London Overground Train
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @07:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Monday July 13, 2015 @09:21PM Supersonic Jet Could Fly NYC To London In 3 Hours
Monday July 13, 2015 @02:44PM Ask Slashdot: If Public Transport Was Free, Would You Leave Your Car At Home?
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:00AM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Saturday July 11, 2015 @01:35PM Simple Geometry = More Seats In an Airline
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:06PM Boeing Patents an Engine Run By Laser-Generated Fusion Explosions
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:18AM Iowa Makes a Bold Admission: We Need Fewer Roads
Thursday July 09, 2015 @09:09AM Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:48AM Google's Driverless Cars Now Rolling In the Heart of Texas
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @12:54PM Siemens Sends Do-Not-Fly Order For Pipistrel's All-Electric Channel Crossing
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @11:14AM Switzerland Begins Trials of Expensive Postal Drones
Thursday July 02, 2015 @12:05PM Solar Impulse 2 Breaks Three Records En Route To Hawaii
Wednesday July 01, 2015 @02:22PM Meet the Makers of an Exotic (Partially) 3-D Printed Car (2 Videos)
Monday June 29, 2015 @04:33PM Study Suggests That HUD Tech May Actually Reduce Driving Safety
Monday June 29, 2015 @04:14PM Uber France Leaders Arrested For Running Illegal Taxi Company
Monday June 29, 2015 @03:59PM Airplane Coatings Help Recoup Fuel Efficiency Lost To Bug Splatter
Monday June 29, 2015 @06:51AM Weather Promising for Sunday Morning SpaceX Launch
Monday June 29, 2015 @06:36AM How Uber Takes Over a City
Monday June 29, 2015 @12:49AM Solar Impulse, Continuing World-Spanning Trip, Attempts To Cross The Pacific
Sunday June 28, 2015 @02:15PM A Failure For SpaceX: Falcon 9 Explodes During Ascension
Saturday June 27, 2015 @06:37PM Aiming To Beat Tesla's "3", Chevy Tests and Teases a Cheaper 200-Mile Electric Car
Friday June 26, 2015 @11:31AM My United Airlines Website Hack Gets Snubbed
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:22AM How Etak Built a Car Navigation System In 1985
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @06:25PM 3D Printed Supercar Chassis Unveiled
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @04:55PM Lexus Creates a Hoverboard
Monday June 22, 2015 @05:15PM Louisiana Governor Vetoes License Plate Reader Bill, Citing Privacy Concerns
Monday June 22, 2015 @05:04PM "Vision Zero" Aims To Eliminate Traffic Fatalities In San Diego
Monday June 22, 2015 @11:57AM Allstate Patents Physiological Data Collection
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game
Friday June 19, 2015 @06:18AM Privately Owned Armored Trucks Raise Eyebrows After Dallas Attack
Thursday June 18, 2015 @05:21PM US Airlines Say Smaller Carry-Ons Are Not In the Cards
Thursday June 11, 2015 @02:23PM Missing Files Blamed For Deadly A400M Crash
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:16AM Uber's Rise In China May Be Counterfeit
Wednesday June 10, 2015 @03:35PM Jaguar Land Rover Makes System For Mapping Potholes For Autonomous Vehicles
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @09:54AM New Redesigned Citi Bikes To Hit NYC Streets This Year
Monday June 08, 2015 @04:45PM TSA Fails To Find Links To Terrorism of Airport Workers
Monday June 08, 2015 @02:54PM EasyJet Turning To Drones For Aircraft Inspections
Saturday June 06, 2015 @12:11AM Airbus Unveils Its First Stage Reuseability Concept
Wednesday June 03, 2015 @02:28PM Virginia Wants Your Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:22AM Mercedes-Benz Copies Tesla, Plans To Offer Home Energy Storage
Monday June 01, 2015 @09:15PM US Airport Screeners Missed 95% of Weapons, Explosives In Undercover Tests
Monday June 01, 2015 @05:35PM Foxconn Offers Electric Car Rental Service In China
Friday May 29, 2015 @11:21PM Third Stage Design Problem Cause of Most Recent Proton Failure
Friday May 29, 2015 @06:22AM Why Detecting Drones Is a Tough Gig
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @04:31PM GM To Offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto API In Most 2016 Vehicles
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:45AM Hyundai Now Offers an Android Car, Even For Current Owners
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:36AM Court Orders UberPop Use To Be Banned In All of Italy
Sunday May 24, 2015 @07:58PM Daimler and Qualcomm To Develop In-Car Tech, Wireless Charging
Thursday May 21, 2015 @01:04PM GM's Exec. Chief Engineer For Electric Vehicles Pam Fletcher Answers Your Question
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:00AM Rockwell Collins To Develop Cockpit Display To Show Sonic Boom Over Land
Monday May 18, 2015 @03:33PM Chris Roberts Is the Least Important Part of the Airplane Hacking Story
Saturday May 16, 2015 @06:43AM House Science Committee Approves Changes To Space Law
Thursday May 14, 2015 @03:51PM GE Is 3D Printing a Working Jet Engine
Thursday May 14, 2015 @12:59PM United Airlines Invites Hackers To Find Security Vulnerabilities
Thursday May 14, 2015 @07:49AM Wireless Charging Tech Adopted By Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota Goes Open Source
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @10:02AM Will Robot Cars Need Windows?
Monday May 11, 2015 @10:47PM Construction At SpaceX's New Spaceport About To Begin
Monday May 11, 2015 @12:54PM Philippines Gives Uber Its First Legal Framework To Operate In Asia
Sunday May 10, 2015 @07:06PM British Pilots: Poll Data Says Public Wants Strict Rules For Drones
Sunday May 10, 2015 @01:29PM Examining Costs and Prices For California's High-Speed Rail Project
Saturday May 09, 2015 @06:30PM Texas Regulators Crack Down on App-Driven Hauling Service
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:27AM Uber Wants To Buy Nokia's Mapping Services
Friday May 08, 2015 @07:07PM Critics Say It's Time To Close La Guardia Airport
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:48PM 25 Percent of Cars Cause 90 Percent of Air Pollution
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:25PM FAA: Big Tech Challenges For Massive Washington, DC Warbirds Flyover
Thursday May 07, 2015 @01:33PM FAA Program Tests Drones Flying Beyond Pilot's Line-of-Sight