Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
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
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:06AM NASA Unveils Plans For Electric-Powered Plane
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:58PM Rolls-Royce Unveils First Driverless Car Complete With Silk 'Throne'
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:15PM Volkswagen Bets Big On Electric Cars, Plans 30 Models By 2025
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @04:24PM Texas Traffic Signs Hacked With Anti-Trump and Anti-Hillary Messages
Monday June 13, 2016 @09:44PM Amazon Faces $350K Fine For Shipping 'Amazing Liquid Fire'
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:20PM Nikola Motor Receives Over 7,000 Preorders Worth Over $2.3 Billion For Its Electric Truck
Sunday June 12, 2016 @12:25AM Uber Banned in Germany and France, and Faces Lawsuits in Multiple States
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:22PM Tesla Suspension Breakage: It's Not The Crime, It's The Coverup
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:52PM Uber Rolling Out Scheduled Rides In Seattle
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:07PM Oklahoma State Troopers Use New Device To Seize Bank Accounts During Traffic Stops
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:07AM Larry Page Is Secretly Working On a Flying Car
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @06:07PM Qualcomm's Connected Car Reference Platform To Connect Smart Cars To Everything
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:13PM Passenger-Carrying Drone Gets Symbolic Approval For Test Flights In Nevada
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @01:52AM Tesla: Model X Accident Caused By Driver Error, Not Autopilot
Monday June 06, 2016 @06:27PM Weary Homeowners Wage War On Waze
Monday June 06, 2016 @02:27PM Researchers Hack the Mitsubishi Outlander SUV, Shut Off Alarm Remotely
Monday June 06, 2016 @11:47AM Uber Denies Access To Harvard Startup That Compared Ride-Hailing Prices
Saturday June 04, 2016 @07:40PM New Swiss Robot Assists Travelers with Luggage
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:10PM Norway Agrees On Banning New Sales Of Gas-Powered Cars By 2025: Report
Friday June 03, 2016 @10:50PM Frontier Has No Plans For Data Caps As They're Not Necessary, Says CEO
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @06:00PM Electric Bikes Won Over China. Is the US Next?
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:28AM Google's Self-Driving Cars Now Know When To Honk
Thursday June 02, 2016 @03:49PM How The FAA Shot Down 'Uber For Planes'
Thursday June 02, 2016 @03:34PM Wal-Mart Says It Is 6-9 Months From Using Drones To Check Warehouse Inventory
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:33PM Uber Raises $3.5 Billion From Saudi Arabia
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:36PM Elon Musk Suggests Tesla Model 3 Won't Get Free Supercharger Use
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:20PM World's Longest, Deepest Rail Tunnel Opens In Switzerland
Monday May 30, 2016 @12:47PM Tesla To Hold Gigafactory Grand Opening on July 29
Friday May 27, 2016 @06:17PM SpaceX Successfully Lands A Falcon 9 Rocket At Sea For The Third Time
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:29PM Model X Owner Files Lemon Law Suit Against Tesla, Claims Car Is Unsafe To Drive
Friday May 27, 2016 @12:49PM Why Are We Spending Billions and Tons of Fossil Fuel On Search of Lost Planes?
Friday May 27, 2016 @10:01AM China Unveils 'Straddling Bus' Design To Beat Traffic Jams
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:24PM A Third Of New Cellular Customers Last Quarter Were Cars
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:32AM Xiaomi Unveils Budget-Friendly Mi Drone, $460 For 4K Or $380 For 1080p
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @07:06PM TSA Replaces Security Chief As Tension Grows At Airports
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:57PM Toyota Forms 'Strategic Partnership' With Uber
Monday May 23, 2016 @11:41AM Tesla Co-Founder Says Hydrogen Fuel Cells Are a 'Scam'
Sunday May 22, 2016 @11:34PM Nevada Startup Stores Energy With Trains
Sunday May 22, 2016 @10:49AM Segway Inventor To Build Powerful Wheelchair With Toyota
Saturday May 21, 2016 @02:11PM The World's Largest Cruise Ship and Its Supersized Pollution Problem
Friday May 20, 2016 @02:02PM Uber Knows Exactly When You'll Pay Surge Pricing
Thursday May 19, 2016 @07:51PM US Bans Electronic Cigarettes From Checked Baggage Over Fire Risks
Thursday May 19, 2016 @05:33PM Superjet Technology Nears Reality After Successful Australia Test
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:59PM Google Patents Self-Driving Car That Glues Pedestrians To The Hood In A Crash
Thursday May 19, 2016 @01:44AM EgyptAir Flight 804 Missing
Sunday May 15, 2016 @06:03PM Will Self-Driving Cars Clog Our Highways?
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:33PM Tesla's New Factory Project Imported Foreign Laborers
Sunday May 15, 2016 @04:25AM Ethical Hackers Donate 1,000,000 Air Miles To Charity
Saturday May 14, 2016 @02:22PM Homeland Security Cuts Causing Extreme Delays And Missed Flights
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:25PM Ask Slashdot: What Was The Greatest Era Of Innovation?
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:35AM Apple Invests $1 Billion In Uber's Chinese Rival Didi
Thursday May 12, 2016 @12:49PM The NYPD Was Ticketing Legally Parked Cars; Open Data Put an End to It
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @08:21PM Hyperloop One Technology Tested Successfully In Nevada Desert
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:38PM AAA Study: Blood THC Levels After Smoking Pot Are Useless In Defining 'Too High To Drive'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @05:35PM Tesla Model S Owner Claims Vehicle Went Rogue Causing An Accident By Itself
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:52PM Slashdot Asks: How Long Before Self-Driving Cars Become Mainstream?
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:44PM Tesla's Inherent Safety Saves Five Joyriding Teenagers In Germany
Monday May 09, 2016 @01:24PM Uber and Lyft Spend $8.2 Million To Lose Fingerprint Election, Vow To Leave Austin
Saturday May 07, 2016 @01:30PM Lyft Plans Self-Driving Taxi Fleet By 2017
Friday May 06, 2016 @01:56PM Solar Planes Aren't the Green Future Of Air Travel
Thursday May 05, 2016 @11:43PM GoPro Footage Gives You A Rocket's-Eye View Of Spaceflight
Thursday May 05, 2016 @05:58PM Tesla Plans To Produce 500,000 Electric Cars In 2018, 1 Million In 2020
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @05:23PM 'Largest Recall In American History': Takata To Recall Nearly 70 Million Airbags
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @05:47PM Google, Fiat Chrysler Plan Partnership On Self-Driving Minivans
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:11PM Germany Plans $1.4 Billion In Incentives For Electric Cars
Thursday April 28, 2016 @11:24AM Volvo Engineer Calls Out Tesla For Dangerous 'Wannabe' Autopilot System
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @03:17PM Uber's New Policy Fines Riders Who Are Two Minutes Late
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @06:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @12:35PM Google, Ford, Volvo, Lyft and Uber Join Coalition To Further Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @11:42AM Mitsubishi: We've Been Cheating On Fuel Tests For 25 years
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @02:26AM City Installs Traffic Lights In Sidewalks For Smartphone Users
Monday April 25, 2016 @09:54AM Nearly All New Diesel Cars Exceed Official Pollution Limits
Saturday April 23, 2016 @06:49PM Solar-Powered Plane Finally Continues Globe-Circling Flight
Saturday April 23, 2016 @12:31PM Chinese Conglomerate LeEco Wants To Give Away Its 'Tesla Killer' Electric Supercar For Free
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:29PM Uber Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Suits With Drivers Seeking Employee Status
Friday April 22, 2016 @11:05AM Drone Believed To Have Hit British Airways Flight 'May Have Been a Plastic Bag'
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:34PM NASA Gives Solar Ionic Propulsion A Monster Boost
Thursday April 21, 2016 @05:01PM Solar Impulse 2 Takes Off From Hawaii To California With No Fuel
Thursday April 21, 2016 @04:36PM Elon Musk Plans To Solve Traffic Congestion With Self-Driving Buses
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @11:30PM World's Largest Commercial Aircraft Engine Fired Up For The First Time
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @03:07PM Mitsubishi Motors Pulls a Volkswagen; Shares Drop
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @11:26AM Ford Spent $200,000 To Dissect a Limited-Edition Tesla Model X
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @05:38PM Animated Simulation Lets You Watch the Titanic Sink In Real Time
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:23PM Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' Software Developed At Audi In 1999, Says Report
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:48PM Netherlands Looks To Ban All Non-Electric Cars By 2025
Thursday April 14, 2016 @06:57PM Shockwave Images Help NASA In Development of 'Quiet' Supersonic Jet
Thursday April 14, 2016 @06:34PM Report: US Government Worse Than All Major Industries On Cyber Security
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @07:00PM Tesla Updates Model S With New Front-End, Air Filtration System, Faster Charging
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @12:04PM Uber Releases First-Ever Transparency Report
Monday April 11, 2016 @06:58PM How George W. Bush and NASA Saved SpaceX From Financial Ruin
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Ford Tests Its Self-Driving Car In Total Darkness Using LiDAR Tech
Sunday April 10, 2016 @01:05PM All-Female Ridesharing To Debut In Boston
Saturday April 09, 2016 @10:14PM Jet Pack Company Executive Crashes During A Test Flight
Thursday April 07, 2016 @10:21PM Uber To Pay Up To $25 Million For Misleading Advertising In California