Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 07, 2016 @04:52PM Elon Musk's Next Great Idea? Electric Air Travel
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:01PM Porsche Builds Photovoltaic Pylon, Offsetting Luddite Position On Self-Drive
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @05:06PM Russia Begins Work On a Lunar Lander
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:34PM Elon Musk Cancels Stewart Alsop's Tesla Order Over Complaints About Launch Event
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:08PM Homemade Speed Trap Made By Former UVA CS Professor
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:15PM Shopping Mall SMS Parking Notifications Could Be Used To Track Any Car
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @06:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @04:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @09:53AM EasyJet May Trial Hydrogen Fuel Cells For Taxiing
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:09PM The Feds' Freeway Font Flip-Flop
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:34AM MIT Team Tops Hyperloop Design Competition
Sunday January 31, 2016 @05:49PM France To Pave 1000km of Road With Solar Panels
Sunday January 31, 2016 @03:51PM First Hidden Electric Motor In Cycling World Championship
Saturday January 30, 2016 @03:36PM Elon Musk To Unveil Mars Spacecraft Later This Year, For 2025 Flight
Thursday January 28, 2016 @01:54PM Tesla Truck 'Quite Likely,' Says Elon Musk
Thursday January 28, 2016 @12:26PM 30 Years Since The Challenger Disaster: Where Were You?
Thursday January 28, 2016 @08:47AM Collecting Private Flight Data On the World Economic Forum Attendees With RTL-SDR
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:11PM Graphene-Based Coating Could Act As a Real-time De-Icer For Aircraft
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @08:45AM Uber's Smartphone-Based Gyrometer Monitoring Seems To Be the Future of Driving
Saturday January 23, 2016 @05:34PM Senior Citizens Hit the Road For Uber
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:29PM How Robotaxis Might Mitigate Electric Car Depreciation
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @09:05AM Uber Scaling Up Its Data Center Infrastructure
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:28AM NASA Safety Panel Finds Concerns With the Journey To Mars
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:03AM Tesla Model S Software Updates Lets Car Park Itself With No One Inside It
Sunday January 10, 2016 @06:38PM Coast-To-Coast Autonomous Tesla Trips 2-3 Years Out, Says Elon Musk
Sunday January 10, 2016 @02:23PM GM's New Bug Bounty Program Lacks One Thing: A Bounty
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:03AM SpaceX To Test Recovered First Stage, Then Put It On Display
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:38AM Brazil's Biggest City Wants To Charge Fees For Uber Rides
Wednesday December 30, 2015 @01:59PM 1st Cir. injunction re TSA's new mandatory AIT search rule fully briefed
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @11:16AM Drone Ban Extends 30 Miles Around DC, Per FAA
Monday December 28, 2015 @12:00AM Arca Space Corp Unveils Functional Turbine Powered Hoverboard
Sunday December 27, 2015 @11:55PM The Problem With Self Driving Cars: Who Controls the Code?
Saturday December 26, 2015 @08:43AM Seattle's Behemoth Boring Machine, Idle Since 2013, Makes Some Progress
Thursday December 24, 2015 @04:47PM Forrest Mimms On Modern Air Travel With a Bag Full of Electronics
Thursday December 24, 2015 @04:25PM Motion Filed In 1st Circuit To Enjoin TSA's New Mandatory "AIT" Screening
Wednesday December 23, 2015 @02:18PM Motion filed in 1st Circuit to enjoin TSA's new mandatory "AIT" screening
Monday December 21, 2015 @12:27PM Software-Defined Vehicles Will Dominate At CES
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:32PM CA DMV Releases Draft Requirements For Autonomous Vehicles On Public Streets
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:15PM Meet the Makers of an Exotic (Partially) 3-D Printed Car (2 Videos)
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @11:22AM Seattle Passes First Uber Drivers' Union Into Law
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:55AM Boeing 787 "Blacklisted" From Some Air Traffic Control Services
Monday December 14, 2015 @07:51AM In Nevada, the World's First "Droneport"
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:31AM Baidu Speeds Up Driverless Race With First Full Test On Beijing Roads
Thursday December 10, 2015 @08:40AM Musk Announces Return-to-Flight Date For Falcon 9 Rocket
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:26AM Largest Destroyer Built For Navy Headed To Sea For Testing
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:07AM B-52s: The Plane That Refuses To Die
Thursday December 03, 2015 @01:38PM The Race To Create a Hyperloop Heats Up
Thursday December 03, 2015 @11:06AM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
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 @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
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 @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
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @11:21AM What Happened To Passenger Hovercraft?
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
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
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
Thursday October 08, 2015 @08:35AM IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach
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
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @07:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:36AM UberX Runs Into Trouble In Australia With NSW Suspending Vehicle Registration
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
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
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
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
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 @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 @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
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
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?
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 @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
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 @08:43PM Massachusetts Examining Disability Access For Uber, Lyft
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
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
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
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
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
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game
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
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @09:54AM New Redesigned Citi Bikes To Hit NYC Streets This Year
Saturday June 06, 2015 @12:11AM Airbus Unveils Its First Stage Reuseability Concept
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:22AM Mercedes-Benz Copies Tesla, Plans To Offer Home Energy Storage
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
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
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
Saturday May 16, 2015 @06:43AM House Science Committee Approves Changes To Space Law
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
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 @01:33PM FAA Program Tests Drones Flying Beyond Pilot's Line-of-Sight
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:05PM Tesla To Unveil Its $35,000 Model 3 In March 2016
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:34AM Voting With Dollars: Politicians and Their Staffers Roll With Uber
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @10:38AM Uber Forced Out of Kansas
Monday May 04, 2015 @06:43AM Uber Office Raided By Police In China, Accused of Running 'Illegal' Car Business
Sunday May 03, 2015 @01:33PM Tesla Adds Used Models To Its Inventory, For Online Purchase
Saturday May 02, 2015 @07:40AM Long Uptime Makes Boeing 787 Lose Electrical Power
Friday May 01, 2015 @05:40PM Judge Tosses United Airlines Lawsuit Over 'Hidden City' Tickets
Thursday April 30, 2015 @10:27AM New Study Suggests Flying Is Greener Than Driving
Thursday April 23, 2015 @09:14AM Traffic App Waze To Alert L.A. Drivers of Kidnappings and Hit-and-Runs
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @08:33AM USPS Shortlists 'HorseFly' Octocopter Drone Delivery Service
Sunday April 19, 2015 @12:26PM How Uber Surge Pricing Really Works
Saturday April 18, 2015 @01:20PM Dutch Prosecutors Launch Criminal Investigation Against Uber For Flouting Ban
Saturday April 18, 2015 @11:23AM Rocket Lab Unveils "Electric" Rocket Engine
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:21AM Calling Out a GAO Report That Says In-Flight Wi-Fi Lets Hackers Access Avionics
Friday April 10, 2015 @05:38PM How Flight Tracking Works: a Global Network of Volunteers
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:19AM Uber Finally Accepts Cash -- For Autorickshaws In Delhi
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @09:11AM Back To the Future: Autonomous Driving In 1995
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:47PM A Robo-Car Just Drove Across the Country
Saturday April 04, 2015 @04:31PM W. Virginia Bans Direct Tesla Sales, With Urging of Car-Dealer Senate President
Saturday April 04, 2015 @12:33PM Inexpensive Electric Cars May Arrive Sooner Than You Think
Thursday April 02, 2015 @03:47PM World's First 1 Megawatt All-Electric Race Car
Thursday April 02, 2015 @12:36PM Tesla's April Fool's Joke Spoofs Market Algorithms
Thursday March 26, 2015 @12:45PM German Auto Firms Face Roadblock In Testing Driverless Car Software
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Thursday March 26, 2015 @07:58AM Germanwings Plane Crash Was No Accident
Sunday March 22, 2015 @10:19AM Chevy Malibu 'Teen Driver' Tech Will Snitch If You Speed
Sunday March 22, 2015 @10:19AM Taxi Apps Accused of Facilitating Sexual Harassment In Brazil
Sunday March 22, 2015 @02:15AM In Response to Pollution Spike, Paris Temporarily Halves Traffic By Decree
Saturday March 21, 2015 @10:54AM Virgin Could Take On Tesla With Electric Car
Friday March 20, 2015 @05:51PM Amazon Launches One-Hour Delivery Service In Baltimore and Miami
Thursday March 19, 2015 @03:07PM Musk Says Drivers May Become Obsolete, Announces Juice-Saving Upgrades
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @09:41PM Uber Shut Down In Multiple Countries Following Raids
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:55PM Lyft CEO: Self-Driving Cars Aren't the Future
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @03:57PM New Jersey Removes Legal Impediment To Direct Tesla Sales
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @12:14PM Data Research Reveals When Taking a Yellow Cab Is Cheaper Than an Uber