Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
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
Friday October 28, 2016 @03:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Friday October 28, 2016 @02:33PM Crushable Runway Technology Saved Mike Pence's Plane
Friday October 28, 2016 @11:43AM Comma.ai Shelves Self-Driving Device After Regulatory Warning
Thursday October 27, 2016 @09:20AM Uber's 'Elevate' Project Aims To Bring Flying Electric Cars To Cities By 2026
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @06:59PM Delta Now Lets You Track Your Baggage In Real-Time
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @04:27PM AI-Powered Body Scanners Could Soon Speed Up Your Airport Check-in
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @10:04AM Uber's Self-Driving Truck Went on a 120-Mile Beer Run To Make History
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:39PM Consumer Reports Ranks Tesla Model X Near Bottom For Reliability
Sunday October 23, 2016 @06:25PM US Police Consider Flying Drones Armed With Stun Guns
Sunday October 23, 2016 @03:31PM Photographer Glimpses Larry Page's Flying Car Hovering In California (Maybe)
Friday October 21, 2016 @09:42PM Will Tesla Install Home Solar Panels To Charge Cars?
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @02:06PM Elon Musk: Negative Media Coverage of Autonomous Vehicles Could be 'Killing people'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:29AM Tesla Bans Customers From Using Autonomous Cars To Earn Money Ride-Sharing
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Monday October 17, 2016 @09:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Sunday October 16, 2016 @01:02PM Germany Tells Tesla To Not Advertise Autopilot Feature, Fears Drivers Will Become Less Attentive
Saturday October 15, 2016 @08:08PM When Mercedes-Benz Starts Selling Self-Driving Cars, It Will Prioritize Driver's Safety Over Pedestrian's
Saturday October 15, 2016 @08:02AM Uber's Ad-Toting Drones Are Heckling Drivers Stuck in Traffic
Saturday October 15, 2016 @01:26AM NASA Has No Plans To Buy More Soyuz Seats
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:50PM ISIS Is Using Exploding Consumer Drones To Kill Enemy Fighters
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:01PM Most Drivers Who Own Cars With Built-in GPS Systems Use Phones For Directions - Mostly Out of Frustration
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @11:32PM Uber and Didi Face Regulatory Challenges Throughout China
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @06:57PM Samsung Ships Flameproof Boxes For Note 7 Returns
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:00PM Toyota Raises Concerns About California Self-Driving Oversight, Calls It 'Preposterous'
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @12:22AM 'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:26PM Tesla's Sales Increase - But Next Will We Need Smart Roads?
Sunday October 09, 2016 @01:15PM Germany Calls For a Ban On Combustion Engine Cars By 2030
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:29PM Feds Convinced Police To Use License Plate-Scanning Tech At Gun Shows
Friday October 07, 2016 @06:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @03:08PM Blue Origin Lands Rocket During Launch Escape Test
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @02:48PM Google's Autonomous Car Passes 2 Million Miles
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @01:17PM Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phone Catches Fire on Southwest Plane
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:08PM Boeing CEO Vows To Beat Elon Musk To Mars
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:01AM A Self-Driving Uber Car Went the Wrong Way On a One-Way Street in Pittsburgh
Friday September 30, 2016 @08:48PM FAA Sued Over Federal Drone Registry
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @02:50PM Amazon Looking To Abandon UPS, FedEx In Favor of Its Own Delivery Service
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:08PM DJI Unveils the Mavic Pro, a Foldable and Ultra-Portable Camera Drone
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @04:13PM Elon Musk Proposes Spaceship That Can Send 100 People To Mars In 80 Days
Monday September 26, 2016 @03:06PM SpaceX Tests Its Raptor Engine For Future Mars Flights
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:11AM Planes, Trains, and Automobiles Have Become Top Carbon Polluters
Monday September 26, 2016 @09:41AM HERE, Automakers Team Up To Share Data On Traffic Conditions
Monday September 26, 2016 @09:05AM Uber Is Researching a New Vertical-Takeoff Ride Offering That Flies You Around
Sunday September 25, 2016 @05:24PM 'Transformer' BMW Turns Into A Giant Robot
Saturday September 24, 2016 @05:50PM Kentucky's Shotgun 'Drone Slayer' Gets Sued Again
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:34AM Amazon UK Found Guilty Of Airmailing Dangerous Goods
Thursday September 22, 2016 @05:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Thursday September 22, 2016 @02:26PM Elon Musk To Unveil Solar Roof With Storage, Charger Next Month
Thursday September 22, 2016 @10:47AM Germany Unveils a Hydrogen-Powered Passenger Train
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:55AM Uber's Terrifying 'Ghost Drivers' Are Freaking Out Passengers in China
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @11:14AM Apple Approaches McLaren About A Potential Acquisition: FT
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:02PM Quantum Teleportation Achieved Over 7km of Cable
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:46PM College Student Got 15 Million Miles By Hacking United Airlines
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @12:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:56AM Lyft Says Robots Will Drive Most Of Its Cars in Five Years
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:32AM Abu Dhabi To Introduce New Regulations For Ride-Hailing Apps
Sunday September 18, 2016 @02:34PM Uber Accused of Cashing In On Bomb Explosion By Jacking Rates
Friday September 16, 2016 @09:31PM The US Government Is Building A 'Drone Dragnet' For Battlefields
Friday September 16, 2016 @10:55AM Autonomous Vehicles Won't Give Us Any More Free Time, Says Study
Thursday September 15, 2016 @09:38AM Mobileye Says Tesla Was Dropped Because of Safety Concerns
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:06AM Ford Charts Cautious Path Toward Self Driving, Shared Vehicles
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:43AM Uber Starts Self Driving Car Pickups In Pittsburgh
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @06:37PM SpaceX Plans To Resume Launches In November
Monday September 12, 2016 @08:47AM Elon Musk Says Tesla New Autopilot Features Would Have Prevented Recent Death
Sunday September 11, 2016 @07:41AM Steve Wozniak May Swap His Tesla For A Chevy Bolt
Sunday September 11, 2016 @04:37AM When Your Boss Is An Algorithm
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:19PM General Motors Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over a Software Bug
Friday September 09, 2016 @02:22PM Data Entry Blunders Force Air Asia Pilots To Land in Melbourne Instead of Malaysia
Friday September 09, 2016 @11:53AM Volkswagen Engineer Pleads Guilty in US Diesel Emissions Probe
Friday September 09, 2016 @09:56AM Uber Performs U-turn on Macau Exit Plan
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:35PM Alphabet Partners With Chipotle To Deliver Burritos Using Drones
Thursday September 08, 2016 @12:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @02:05PM Dutchman Dies in Tesla Crash; Firefighters Feared Electrocution
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:12AM British Airways Passengers Delayed By Computer Glitch
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:56PM Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes $50 Million Or Free Flight
Monday September 05, 2016 @03:36PM Japan To Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars
Sunday September 04, 2016 @05:40PM Long TSA Delays Force Airports To Hire Private Security Contractors
Sunday September 04, 2016 @04:12AM FTC Warns Consumers: Don't Sync To Your Rental Car!
Saturday September 03, 2016 @03:03PM Not Just Samsung? The Increasing Frequency Of Battery Fires
Saturday September 03, 2016 @12:04AM Legendary 747 Designer Joe Sutter Dies Age 95
Friday September 02, 2016 @08:55PM SpaceX Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track Near Los Angeles
Thursday September 01, 2016 @01:51PM First Satellite in Facebook's Plan For Global Internet Access Exploded With Falcon 9
Thursday September 01, 2016 @09:45AM Falcon 9 Explodes On Pad
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @05:25PM 3D-Printed Aircraft Tool Sets Guinness World Record
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @03:50PM Senate Committee Expected To OK Autonomous Car Bills in Michigan
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @02:39PM Google To Take On Uber With New Ride-Share Service
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @10:41AM Mitsubishi Overstated Mileage For More Vehicle Models, Japan Ministry Says
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @10:33AM Welcome To Alphanumeric Car Hell
Monday August 29, 2016 @06:15PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:36PM Tesla To Further Restrict Its Autopilot Software To Prevent Accidents
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:05PM 65-Year-Old Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Her Virginia Property With One Shot
Monday August 29, 2016 @11:02AM Vienna Airport Says Glitch That Disrupted Dozens Of Flights Resolved
Saturday August 27, 2016 @03:41PM Domino's Will Deliver Pizza By Drone and By Robot
Thursday August 25, 2016 @09:45AM Uber Loses At Least $1.2 Billion In First Half of 2016
Thursday August 25, 2016 @09:41AM Singapore Launches World's First 'Self-driving' Taxi Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @03:53PM Self-Driving Cars Aren't Going To Be So Great Until We Make Our Maps Better
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @03:18PM Tesla Unveils New Model S, Its Quickest Production Car
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @10:23AM Didi Launches Car Rental Service In China
Sunday August 21, 2016 @06:54PM Massachusetts Will Tax Ride-Sharing Companies To Subsidize Taxis
Sunday August 21, 2016 @01:11PM German Minister Wants Facial Recognition Software At Airports and Train Stations
Friday August 19, 2016 @06:32PM Tesla Owner in Autopilot Crash Won't Sue, But Car Insurer May
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:16PM 'We're Just Rentals': Uber Drivers Ask Where They Fit In a Self-Driving Future
Thursday August 18, 2016 @04:29PM Airbus Details Plan To Build Flying Taxis
Thursday August 18, 2016 @08:51AM Uber's First Self-Driving Fleet Arrives in Pittsburgh This Month
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @08:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @07:29PM Astronauts To Install A Parking Space For SpaceX and Boeing At The ISS
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @01:52PM Ford Plans a Fleet of Fully Autonomous Cars Operating in a Ride-Hail Service By 2021
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @12:31PM Tesla Removes 'Self-driving' From China Website After Beijing Crash
Monday August 15, 2016 @05:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Monday August 15, 2016 @03:12PM Audi's Traffic Light Information System Tells You When The Lights Are Going To Turn Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:54PM Tesla Preps Bigger 100 KWh Battery For Model S and Model X
Saturday August 13, 2016 @04:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:28PM GM Expressed Interest In Buying Lyft, But Lyft Declined
Friday August 12, 2016 @03:17PM China Starts Developing Hybrid Hypersonic Spaceplane
Friday August 12, 2016 @01:40PM More Airline Outages Seen As Carriers Grapple With Aging Technology
Thursday August 11, 2016 @12:57PM A New Wireless Hack Can Unlock Almost Every Volkswagen Sold Since 1995
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @06:45PM Tesla Owner In China Blames Autopilot For Crash
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @03:30PM University Collects Medical Samples Via Drones In Madagascar
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @01:11PM US Finds New Secret Software In VW Audi Engines, Says Report
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Friday August 05, 2016 @11:36PM Luxury Liner SS United States Cannot Be Put Back In Service
Friday August 05, 2016 @06:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:17PM Researchers Discover How To Fool Tesla's Autopilot System
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:09PM China Builds 'Elevated Bus' That Drives Over Cars
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:37PM Tesla Posts 13th Straight Loss, Says On Track For Second-Half Deliveries
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @03:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @01:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Monday August 01, 2016 @09:02AM Uber and Didi Call a Truce In China With a $35 Billion Deal
Saturday July 30, 2016 @07:37PM Cyberattackers Hijack Screens at Two Vietnam Airports, Broadcast Political Messages
Friday July 29, 2016 @08:40PM Uber Doesn't Decrease Drunk Driving, Finds New Study
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Thursday July 28, 2016 @08:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Transparent Should Companies Be When Operational Technology Failures Happen?
Thursday July 28, 2016 @08:19PM The Mojave Desert: Home of the New Machine Movement
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @07:13PM Tesla and Autopilot Supplier Mobileye Split Up After Fatal Crash
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @03:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Monday July 25, 2016 @10:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:43PM Apple's Electric Car Project To Be Led By Bob Mansfield
Monday July 25, 2016 @05:00PM Chinese State Company Unveils World's Largest Seaplane
Monday July 25, 2016 @12:52PM Solar Impulse 2 Plane Takes Off From Egypt On Final Leg Of World Tour
Saturday July 23, 2016 @09:06PM 7-Eleven Just Used a Drone To Deliver Slurpees and a Chicken Sandwich