Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @05:27PM AI-Powered Body Scanners Could Soon Speed Up Your Airport Check-in
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @11:04AM Uber's Self-Driving Truck Went on a 120-Mile Beer Run To Make History
Monday October 24, 2016 @07:39PM Consumer Reports Ranks Tesla Model X Near Bottom For Reliability
Sunday October 23, 2016 @07:25PM US Police Consider Flying Drones Armed With Stun Guns
Sunday October 23, 2016 @04:31PM Photographer Glimpses Larry Page's Flying Car Hovering In California (Maybe)
Friday October 21, 2016 @10:42PM Will Tesla Install Home Solar Panels To Charge Cars?
Thursday October 20, 2016 @06:55PM Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Thinks Space Can Be the New Internet
Thursday October 20, 2016 @03:06PM Elon Musk: Negative Media Coverage of Autonomous Vehicles Could be 'Killing people'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:29AM Tesla Bans Customers From Using Autonomous Cars To Earn Money Ride-Sharing
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @08:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:31AM London Insists on English Requirement For Private Hire Drivers
Sunday October 16, 2016 @02:02PM Germany Tells Tesla To Not Advertise Autopilot Feature, Fears Drivers Will Become Less Attentive
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:08PM When Mercedes-Benz Starts Selling Self-Driving Cars, It Will Prioritize Driver's Safety Over Pedestrian's
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:02AM Uber's Ad-Toting Drones Are Heckling Drivers Stuck in Traffic
Saturday October 15, 2016 @02:26AM NASA Has No Plans To Buy More Soyuz Seats
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:50PM ISIS Is Using Exploding Consumer Drones To Kill Enemy Fighters
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:01PM Most Drivers Who Own Cars With Built-in GPS Systems Use Phones For Directions - Mostly Out of Frustration
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @12:32AM Uber and Didi Face Regulatory Challenges Throughout China
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @07:57PM Samsung Ships Flameproof Boxes For Note 7 Returns
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:00PM Toyota Raises Concerns About California Self-Driving Oversight, Calls It 'Preposterous'
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @01:22AM 'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds
Monday October 10, 2016 @02:26PM Tesla's Sales Increase - But Next Will We Need Smart Roads?
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:15PM Germany Calls For a Ban On Combustion Engine Cars By 2030
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:29PM Feds Convinced Police To Use License Plate-Scanning Tech At Gun Shows
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:08PM Blue Origin Lands Rocket During Launch Escape Test
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @03:48PM Google's Autonomous Car Passes 2 Million Miles
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @02:17PM Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phone Catches Fire on Southwest Plane
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @05:08PM Boeing CEO Vows To Beat Elon Musk To Mars
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:01AM A Self-Driving Uber Car Went the Wrong Way On a One-Way Street in Pittsburgh
Friday September 30, 2016 @09:48PM FAA Sued Over Federal Drone Registry
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @03:50PM Amazon Looking To Abandon UPS, FedEx In Favor of Its Own Delivery Service
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @08:08PM DJI Unveils the Mavic Pro, a Foldable and Ultra-Portable Camera Drone
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @05:13PM Elon Musk Proposes Spaceship That Can Send 100 People To Mars In 80 Days
Monday September 26, 2016 @04:06PM SpaceX Tests Its Raptor Engine For Future Mars Flights
Monday September 26, 2016 @11:11AM Planes, Trains, and Automobiles Have Become Top Carbon Polluters
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:41AM HERE, Automakers Team Up To Share Data On Traffic Conditions
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:05AM Uber Is Researching a New Vertical-Takeoff Ride Offering That Flies You Around
Sunday September 25, 2016 @06:24PM 'Transformer' BMW Turns Into A Giant Robot
Saturday September 24, 2016 @06:50PM Kentucky's Shotgun 'Drone Slayer' Gets Sued Again
Friday September 23, 2016 @05:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:34AM Amazon UK Found Guilty Of Airmailing Dangerous Goods
Thursday September 22, 2016 @06:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:26PM Elon Musk To Unveil Solar Roof With Storage, Charger Next Month
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:47AM Germany Unveils a Hydrogen-Powered Passenger Train
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:55AM Uber's Terrifying 'Ghost Drivers' Are Freaking Out Passengers in China
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @12:14PM Apple Approaches McLaren About A Potential Acquisition: FT
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @06:02PM Quantum Teleportation Achieved Over 7km of Cable
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:46PM College Student Got 15 Million Miles By Hacking United Airlines
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Monday September 19, 2016 @11:56AM Lyft Says Robots Will Drive Most Of Its Cars in Five Years
Monday September 19, 2016 @11:32AM Abu Dhabi To Introduce New Regulations For Ride-Hailing Apps
Sunday September 18, 2016 @03:34PM Uber Accused of Cashing In On Bomb Explosion By Jacking Rates
Friday September 16, 2016 @10:31PM The US Government Is Building A 'Drone Dragnet' For Battlefields
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:55AM Autonomous Vehicles Won't Give Us Any More Free Time, Says Study
Thursday September 15, 2016 @10:38AM Mobileye Says Tesla Was Dropped Because of Safety Concerns
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @11:06AM Ford Charts Cautious Path Toward Self Driving, Shared Vehicles
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:43AM Uber Starts Self Driving Car Pickups In Pittsburgh
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @07:37PM SpaceX Plans To Resume Launches In November
Monday September 12, 2016 @09:47AM Elon Musk Says Tesla New Autopilot Features Would Have Prevented Recent Death
Sunday September 11, 2016 @08:41AM Steve Wozniak May Swap His Tesla For A Chevy Bolt
Sunday September 11, 2016 @05:37AM When Your Boss Is An Algorithm
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:19PM General Motors Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over a Software Bug
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:22PM Data Entry Blunders Force Air Asia Pilots To Land in Melbourne Instead of Malaysia
Friday September 09, 2016 @12:53PM Volkswagen Engineer Pleads Guilty in US Diesel Emissions Probe
Friday September 09, 2016 @10:56AM Uber Performs U-turn on Macau Exit Plan
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:35PM Alphabet Partners With Chipotle To Deliver Burritos Using Drones
Thursday September 08, 2016 @01:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @03:05PM Dutchman Dies in Tesla Crash; Firefighters Feared Electrocution
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @10:12AM British Airways Passengers Delayed By Computer Glitch
Monday September 05, 2016 @05:56PM Satellite Owner Says SpaceX Owes $50 Million Or Free Flight
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:36PM Japan To Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars
Sunday September 04, 2016 @06:40PM Long TSA Delays Force Airports To Hire Private Security Contractors
Sunday September 04, 2016 @05:12AM FTC Warns Consumers: Don't Sync To Your Rental Car!
Saturday September 03, 2016 @04:03PM Not Just Samsung? The Increasing Frequency Of Battery Fires
Saturday September 03, 2016 @01:04AM Legendary 747 Designer Joe Sutter Dies Age 95
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:55PM SpaceX Is Building a Hyperloop Test Track Near Los Angeles
Thursday September 01, 2016 @02:51PM First Satellite in Facebook's Plan For Global Internet Access Exploded With Falcon 9
Thursday September 01, 2016 @10:45AM Falcon 9 Explodes On Pad
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @06:25PM 3D-Printed Aircraft Tool Sets Guinness World Record
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @04:50PM Senate Committee Expected To OK Autonomous Car Bills in Michigan
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:39PM Google To Take On Uber With New Ride-Share Service
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:41AM Mitsubishi Overstated Mileage For More Vehicle Models, Japan Ministry Says
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:33AM Welcome To Alphanumeric Car Hell
Monday August 29, 2016 @07:15PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:36PM Tesla To Further Restrict Its Autopilot Software To Prevent Accidents
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:05PM 65-Year-Old Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Her Virginia Property With One Shot
Monday August 29, 2016 @12:02PM Vienna Airport Says Glitch That Disrupted Dozens Of Flights Resolved
Saturday August 27, 2016 @04:41PM Domino's Will Deliver Pizza By Drone and By Robot
Thursday August 25, 2016 @10:45AM Uber Loses At Least $1.2 Billion In First Half of 2016
Thursday August 25, 2016 @10:41AM Singapore Launches World's First 'Self-driving' Taxi Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:32PM World's Largest Aircraft Crashes Its Second Flight
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:53PM Self-Driving Cars Aren't Going To Be So Great Until We Make Our Maps Better
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @04:18PM Tesla Unveils New Model S, Its Quickest Production Car
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:23AM Didi Launches Car Rental Service In China
Sunday August 21, 2016 @07:54PM Massachusetts Will Tax Ride-Sharing Companies To Subsidize Taxis
Sunday August 21, 2016 @02:11PM German Minister Wants Facial Recognition Software At Airports and Train Stations
Friday August 19, 2016 @07:32PM Tesla Owner in Autopilot Crash Won't Sue, But Car Insurer May
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM 'We're Just Rentals': Uber Drivers Ask Where They Fit In a Self-Driving Future
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:29PM Airbus Details Plan To Build Flying Taxis
Thursday August 18, 2016 @09:51AM Uber's First Self-Driving Fleet Arrives in Pittsburgh This Month
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @09:48PM World's Largest Aircraft Completes Its First Flight
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @08:29PM Astronauts To Install A Parking Space For SpaceX and Boeing At The ISS
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @02:52PM Ford Plans a Fleet of Fully Autonomous Cars Operating in a Ride-Hail Service By 2021
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @01:31PM Tesla Removes 'Self-driving' From China Website After Beijing Crash
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:12PM Audi's Traffic Light Information System Tells You When The Lights Are Going To Turn Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @03:54PM Tesla Preps Bigger 100 KWh Battery For Model S and Model X
Saturday August 13, 2016 @05:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Friday August 12, 2016 @07:28PM GM Expressed Interest In Buying Lyft, But Lyft Declined
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:17PM China Starts Developing Hybrid Hypersonic Spaceplane
Friday August 12, 2016 @02:40PM More Airline Outages Seen As Carriers Grapple With Aging Technology
Thursday August 11, 2016 @01:57PM A New Wireless Hack Can Unlock Almost Every Volkswagen Sold Since 1995
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:45PM Tesla Owner In China Blames Autopilot For Crash
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:30PM University Collects Medical Samples Via Drones In Madagascar
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @02:11PM US Finds New Secret Software In VW Audi Engines, Says Report
Monday August 08, 2016 @08:51AM Delta Air Lines Grounded Around the World After Computer Outage
Saturday August 06, 2016 @12:36AM Luxury Liner SS United States Cannot Be Put Back In Service
Friday August 05, 2016 @07:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:17PM Researchers Discover How To Fool Tesla's Autopilot System
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:26PM Moon Express Gets FAA Approval For Lunar Mission In 2017
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:09PM China Builds 'Elevated Bus' That Drives Over Cars
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @05:37PM Tesla Posts 13th Straight Loss, Says On Track For Second-Half Deliveries
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:06AM US Air Force Declares F-35A Ready For Combat
Monday August 01, 2016 @10:02AM Uber and Didi Call a Truce In China With a $35 Billion Deal
Saturday July 30, 2016 @08:37PM Cyberattackers Hijack Screens at Two Vietnam Airports, Broadcast Political Messages
Friday July 29, 2016 @09:40PM Uber Doesn't Decrease Drunk Driving, Finds New Study
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:32PM Ask Slashdot: How Transparent Should Companies Be When Operational Technology Failures Happen?
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:19PM The Mojave Desert: Home of the New Machine Movement
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:13PM Tesla and Autopilot Supplier Mobileye Split Up After Fatal Crash
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Monday July 25, 2016 @11:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @08:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:43PM Apple's Electric Car Project To Be Led By Bob Mansfield
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:00PM Chinese State Company Unveils World's Largest Seaplane
Monday July 25, 2016 @01:52PM Solar Impulse 2 Plane Takes Off From Egypt On Final Leg Of World Tour
Saturday July 23, 2016 @10:06PM 7-Eleven Just Used a Drone To Deliver Slurpees and a Chicken Sandwich
Saturday July 23, 2016 @12:37PM Almost Half Of All TSA Employees Have Been Cited For Misconduct
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:52PM Auto Industry Publishes Its First Set of Cybersecurity Best Practices
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report
Thursday July 21, 2016 @05:58PM Tesla's Autopilot Mode Reportedly Saves Pedestrian's Life
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:54PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:03AM The Flux Capacitor Becomes World's Fastest Street-Legal Electric Car
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @06:49PM Amazon Patents Way To Turn Lampposts, Church Steeples Into Drone Perches
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @12:34PM Volkswagen Sued For Violating State Environmental Statutes With Dieselgate
Monday July 18, 2016 @01:28PM Germany To Require 'Black Box' in Autonomous Cars
Saturday July 16, 2016 @02:25PM Bird-Shaped Drone Symbolizes New Forms Of Covert Surveillance To Come
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Thursday July 14, 2016 @03:00PM Consumer Reports Calls For Tesla To Disable Autopilot
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:06PM Third Tesla Crashes Amid Report of SEC Investigation
Sunday July 10, 2016 @04:07PM Uber Investor Suggests Addressing Police Killings With an App
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @07:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @11:44AM More Than 500,000 Hoverboards Recalled Because of Fire Hazards
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:28AM Pod Planes Could Change Travel Forever
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:57PM Hyperloop One Says It Can Connect Helsinki To Stockholm In Under 30 Minutes
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:30PM Japan Says Yes To Mirrorless Cars
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:38PM Tesla Autopilot 2.0 Is Coming This Year, Source Confirms
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:05PM 73% of Subscribers Would Download Netflix Content, Says Survey
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:35PM Elon Musk: Tesla's Autopilot Software Could Save Half a Million Lives Every Year
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:01AM Historic Route 66 To Feature Solar Road Technology
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:47AM NASA's Juno Space Probe Enters Orbit Around Jupiter
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:58PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Sunday July 03, 2016 @05:11PM Uber Plans To Start Monitoring Their Drivers' Behavior
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:04AM Self-Driving Tesla Owners Share Videos of Reckless Driving
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:20AM Canadian Man Invented a Wheel That Can Make Cars Move Sideways
Friday July 01, 2016 @08:40PM DVD Player Found In Tesla Autopilot Crash, Says Florida Officials
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Thursday June 30, 2016 @02:31PM BMW, Intel, Mobileye Partner On Self-Driving Cars, 'Turning Point For Automotive Industry': Reports
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:45PM Tesla Admits Defeat, Quietly Settles Model X Lawsuit Over Usability Problems
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @06:15PM The Moral Dilemma of Driverless Cars: Save The Driver or Save The Crowd?
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:59PM DoNotPay Bot Has Beaten 160,000 Traffic Tickets -- and Counting
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:58PM Let's Stop Freaking Out About Artificial Intelligence
Monday June 27, 2016 @06:12PM Physicists Confirm a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, and It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever
Monday June 27, 2016 @05:13PM Rolls-Royce Eyes Autonomous Ships, Expects Remote-Controlled Cargo Ships By 2020
Sunday June 26, 2016 @08:06PM Drivers Prefer Autonomous Cars That Don't Kill Them
Saturday June 25, 2016 @03:18PM Star Trek Actor's Death Inspires Class Action Against Car Manufacturer
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:01AM Austin Is Conducting Sting Operations Against Ride-Sharing Drivers
Friday June 24, 2016 @08:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:19PM Volkswagen To Pay $10.2 Billion In Emissions Lawsuit
Thursday June 23, 2016 @10:54AM Xiaomi Launches Foldable Electric Bike QiCycle At a Price Of $450
Thursday June 23, 2016 @09:54AM Leaked Docs Provide An Unprecedented Look At Income Of Uber Drivers
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @08:51PM Why Drones Could Save Door-To-Door Mail Delivery
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @11:58AM New FAA Rules Allow US Companies To Fly Drones Without a Pilot's License
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:48PM Bigger Isn't Better As Mega-Ships Get Too Big and Too Risky
Monday June 20, 2016 @12:03PM Tesla Model S Floats Well Enough To Act As a Boat, According To Elon Musk
Sunday June 19, 2016 @03:13PM Will Self-Driving Cars Destroy the Auto Insurance Industry?
Saturday June 18, 2016 @08:01PM Olli is a 3D Printed, IBM Watson-Powered, Self-Driving Minibus