Slashdot Items Tagged "transportation"

Date / Time Story
Sunday March 27, 2016 @09:57PM Why BART Is Falling Apart
Sunday March 27, 2016 @11:58AM NJ Legislator Proposes Fine For Walking While Phone-Distracted
Saturday March 26, 2016 @01:51PM Uber Recruiting Engineers By Randomly Sending Coding Game To Play During Rides
Friday March 25, 2016 @12:57PM Have a Political Bumper Sticker? The FBI Might Be Snapping Photos of You
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:19PM SpaceX Sets April 8 For Next Dragon Launch
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:29PM How Uber Turned Carnegie Mellon Into a Minor Nursery For Its Research Division
Sunday March 20, 2016 @06:56PM How Many Digits of Pi Does NASA Use?
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:58AM NASA's Journey To Mars May Use Nuclear Rockets
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:18PM Why Buses Need To Be More Dangerous
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:10PM What's Frying the Electrical Systems On BART Trains?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @07:48PM Within 6 Years, Most Vehicles Will Allow OTA Software Updates
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @06:34PM NASA Will Intentionally Burn Unmanned Orbiting Craft In Space
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:54AM DC Metro Closes For Emergency Safety Inspection
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:46PM 16 US Ships That Aided In Operation Tomodachi Still Contaminated With Radiation
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:23PM Autonomous Cars? How About Autonomous Bikes?
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:33AM China Criticizes Subsidized Ride-Hailing Apps As Anti-Competitive
Sunday March 13, 2016 @05:52PM NASA Begins Planning the First Human Mission To Cislunar Space
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:47PM FDA Approves Indego Exoskeleton For Clinical And Personal Use
Friday March 11, 2016 @01:01PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Friday March 11, 2016 @09:43AM Chicagoan Arrested For Using Cell-phone Jammer To Make Subway Commute Tolerable
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:31AM Laser System Set To Revolutionize Future Aircraft, Satellite Data Links
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @10:49PM How Astronomers Used the First Concorde Prototype To Chase a Total Eclipse
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:55PM China Car-Tracking Scheme Could Allow Higher Fuel Prices For Gas-Guzzling Cars
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:13PM Hacking Internet-Connected Trucks and Buses
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:55PM BMW Showcases Self-Driving Concept Car
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @01:36AM Pow! With Supreme Court Rebuff, DC Comics Wins Batmobile Copyright Case
Monday March 07, 2016 @09:59PM Boeing's Self-Cleaning Aircraft Bathroom Lets You Use Loo Without Touching Anything
Monday March 07, 2016 @09:58PM Boeing's Self-Cleaning Aircraft Bathroom Lets You Use Loo Without Touching Anything
Saturday March 05, 2016 @11:01AM SpaceX's Latest Launch Successful, But Ends With a "Hard Landing"
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:32PM AAA: 75% Of Drivers Say They Wouldn't Feel Safe In An Autonomous Vehicle
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:59AM Maryland Public Buses Record Passengers' Conversations
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:41AM Skydio's Forthcoming Consumer Drones Can Sense and Avoid Obstacles
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @10:15PM Pirates Hacked Shipping Firm's CMS To Plan Attacks, Find Valuable Cargo
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:11PM Google Self-Driving Car Might Have Caused First Crash In Autonomous Mode
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:47PM Autonomous Cars Could Be Worse For Carbon Emissions
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:20PM Anonymous Goes After Miami Police Officer Who Doxed An Innocent Woman
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:43PM Bloomberg Predicts EVs Cheaper than IC Engine Cars Within 10 Years
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:31PM A New Algorithm Could Protect Ships From 'Rogue Waves'
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @01:39PM Nissan Leaf HVAC-Hack Vulnerability Disclosed
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @01:12AM Sorry, But Lasers Aren't Taking You To Mars Anytime Soon
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:17AM Feds Say There Isn't A Single Safe 'Hoverboard'
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:23AM Alleged Kalamazoo Shooter Picked Up Uber Fares During, After Killing Spree
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @07:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @02:22PM Surveillance Culture Brought To the Masses, Courtesy of Verizon
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @12:20PM Uber Losing $1 Billion a Year In China
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:41PM Camless Internal Combustion and the Digital Age
Monday February 15, 2016 @05:22PM UK Pilots' Union Calls For Laser Pointers To Be Classed As Offensive Weapons
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:47PM Preserving Cuba's Classic Cars
Monday February 15, 2016 @11:27AM City of Austin Locked In Regulations Battle With Uber, Lyft
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @11:45AM NHTSA Gives Green Light To Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @04:33PM Jeep/Chrysler's New Gearshift Appears To Be Causing Accidents
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:19PM The Hyperloop Industrial Complex
Monday February 08, 2016 @09:43AM SpaceX Sets Feb. 24th Target Date For Next Launch
Sunday February 07, 2016 @05:52PM Elon Musk's Next Great Idea? Electric Air Travel
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:01PM Porsche Builds Photovoltaic Pylon, Offsetting Luddite Position On Self-Drive
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @06:06PM Russia Begins Work On a Lunar Lander
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @01:34PM Elon Musk Cancels Stewart Alsop's Tesla Order Over Complaints About Launch Event
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:08AM Homemade Speed Trap Made By Former UVA CS Professor
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:15PM Shopping Mall SMS Parking Notifications Could Be Used To Track Any Car
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @07:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:53AM EasyJet May Trial Hydrogen Fuel Cells For Taxiing
Monday February 01, 2016 @05:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday February 01, 2016 @03:09PM The Feds' Freeway Font Flip-Flop
Monday February 01, 2016 @01:34AM MIT Team Tops Hyperloop Design Competition
Sunday January 31, 2016 @06:49PM France To Pave 1000km of Road With Solar Panels
Sunday January 31, 2016 @04:51PM First Hidden Electric Motor In Cycling World Championship
Saturday January 30, 2016 @04:36PM Elon Musk To Unveil Mars Spacecraft Later This Year, For 2025 Flight
Thursday January 28, 2016 @02:54PM Tesla Truck 'Quite Likely,' Says Elon Musk
Thursday January 28, 2016 @01:26PM 30 Years Since The Challenger Disaster: Where Were You?
Thursday January 28, 2016 @09:47AM Collecting Private Flight Data On the World Economic Forum Attendees With RTL-SDR
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:11PM Graphene-Based Coating Could Act As a Real-time De-Icer For Aircraft
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:45AM Uber's Smartphone-Based Gyrometer Monitoring Seems To Be the Future of Driving
Saturday January 23, 2016 @06:34PM Senior Citizens Hit the Road For Uber
Thursday January 21, 2016 @01:29PM How Robotaxis Might Mitigate Electric Car Depreciation
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @10:05AM Uber Scaling Up Its Data Center Infrastructure
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:28AM NASA Safety Panel Finds Concerns With the Journey To Mars
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:03AM Tesla Model S Software Updates Lets Car Park Itself With No One Inside It
Sunday January 10, 2016 @07:38PM Coast-To-Coast Autonomous Tesla Trips 2-3 Years Out, Says Elon Musk
Sunday January 10, 2016 @03:23PM GM's New Bug Bounty Program Lacks One Thing: A Bounty
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:03AM SpaceX To Test Recovered First Stage, Then Put It On Display
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:38AM Brazil's Biggest City Wants To Charge Fees For Uber Rides
Wednesday December 30, 2015 @02:59PM 1st Cir. injunction re TSA's new mandatory AIT search rule fully briefed
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @12:16PM Drone Ban Extends 30 Miles Around DC, Per FAA
Monday December 28, 2015 @01:00AM Arca Space Corp Unveils Functional Turbine Powered Hoverboard
Monday December 28, 2015 @12:55AM The Problem With Self Driving Cars: Who Controls the Code?
Saturday December 26, 2015 @09:43AM Seattle's Behemoth Boring Machine, Idle Since 2013, Makes Some Progress
Thursday December 24, 2015 @05:47PM Forrest Mimms On Modern Air Travel With a Bag Full of Electronics
Thursday December 24, 2015 @05:25PM Motion Filed In 1st Circuit To Enjoin TSA's New Mandatory "AIT" Screening
Wednesday December 23, 2015 @03:18PM Motion filed in 1st Circuit to enjoin TSA's new mandatory "AIT" screening
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:27PM Software-Defined Vehicles Will Dominate At CES
Thursday December 17, 2015 @03:32PM CA DMV Releases Draft Requirements For Autonomous Vehicles On Public Streets
Thursday December 17, 2015 @03:15PM Meet the Makers of an Exotic (Partially) 3-D Printed Car (2 Videos)
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @12:22PM Seattle Passes First Uber Drivers' Union Into Law
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:55AM Boeing 787 "Blacklisted" From Some Air Traffic Control Services
Monday December 14, 2015 @08:51AM In Nevada, the World's First "Droneport"
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:31AM Baidu Speeds Up Driverless Race With First Full Test On Beijing Roads
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:40AM Musk Announces Return-to-Flight Date For Falcon 9 Rocket
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:26AM Largest Destroyer Built For Navy Headed To Sea For Testing
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:07AM B-52s: The Plane That Refuses To Die
Thursday December 03, 2015 @02:38PM The Race To Create a Hyperloop Heats Up
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:06PM 15,000 Hoverboards Seized As Unsafe In United Kingdom
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:44AM Parts of Falcon 9 Launcher Wash Ashore In England
Monday November 30, 2015 @02:34AM Diamond Nanothreads Could Support Space Elevator
Monday November 30, 2015 @12:25AM Amazon Reveals New Delivery Drone Design With Range of 15 Miles
Monday November 30, 2015 @12:19AM VW Officials Knew Since Last Year of Misleading Fuel Economy Claims
Sunday November 29, 2015 @07:36PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Sunday November 29, 2015 @09:35AM Driverless Cars Will Compete -- But Only With Each Other -- In Formula E Races
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:54AM Tesla's NOx Problem: Model X Delay Explained?
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:40PM Blue Origin "New Shepherd" Makes It To Space... and Back Again
Thursday November 19, 2015 @01:37PM Chicago Sends More Than 100,000 "Bogus" Camera-Based Speeding Tickets
Thursday November 19, 2015 @12:53PM Volvo Unveils Autonomous Concept Car, WIth Retracting Wheel, 25" Display
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @03:26PM How Bill Nye Insulted NASCAR Fans About the Sport Being the "Anti-NASA"
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @11:20AM US Navy Is Planning To Launch a Squadron of Underwater Drones By 2020
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:47PM Louis Friedman Says Humans Will Never Venture Beyond Mars
Saturday November 14, 2015 @02:59PM In France, TGV Test Train Catches Fire, Derails, Killing 10
Saturday November 14, 2015 @01:47PM Dubai Buys Commercial Jetpacks For Firefighters
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @12:21PM What Happened To Passenger Hovercraft?
Saturday November 07, 2015 @08:11AM Autonomous Cars Aren't As Smart as They're Cracked Up To Be
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:46AM UK and US Suspect That ISIS Bomb Took Down Flight 9268
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:09AM NASA Eagleworks Has Tested an Upgraded EM Drive
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @10:40AM Two Radically Different Approaches to Private Access to Space
Thursday October 22, 2015 @05:08PM Dutch Researchers Show Connected Cars Can Be Cheaply Tracked
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:22PM Getting Over Getting Over Uber: Tim O'Reilly Does the Math
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:17PM The Box That Built the Modern World
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:19PM House of Representatives Proposal Aims To Regulate Car Privacy
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:36AM Software Update Adds Autonomous Driving To Tesla's Bag of Tricks
Thursday October 15, 2015 @10:18AM Volkswagen Seeks To Repair Its Image By Focusing On Electric
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:40PM Why Self-Driving Cars Should Never Be Fully Autonomous
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:35AM IP Address May Associate Lyft CTO With Uber Data Breach
Sunday October 04, 2015 @08:03PM Daimler Tests a Self-Driving Truck On the Autobahn
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:25PM This is not F1 (or NASCAR): High-End Hybrids Race In Texas
Sunday October 04, 2015 @04:54AM 'Legacy' London Car Hire Companies Lawyer Up Against Uber
Friday October 02, 2015 @07:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @08:54AM John Harrison: Inventor and Longitude Hero
Monday September 28, 2015 @09:36AM UberX Runs Into Trouble In Australia With NSW Suspending Vehicle Registration
Thursday September 24, 2015 @12:13PM ESA-JAXA Team Wins 'America's Cup of Rocket Science'
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @01:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Sunday September 20, 2015 @05:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Saturday September 19, 2015 @08:41PM Proposed Lapcat II Hypersonic Airliner: Brussels to Sydney in Less Than 3 Hours
Friday September 18, 2015 @09:55PM Club Concorde Wants To Put a Concorde Back In the Air
Friday September 11, 2015 @11:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Thursday September 10, 2015 @11:39AM GM Performs Stealth Update To Fix Security Bug In OnStar
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:57PM Kristian von Bengston's New Goal: The Moon
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:49AM Arro Taxi App Arrives In NYC As 'Best Hope' Against Uber
Sunday August 23, 2015 @07:53PM Why Car Info Tech Is So Thoroughly At Risk
Sunday August 23, 2015 @05:10PM Tesla Partners With Airbnb, Subsidizes Chargers
Sunday August 23, 2015 @12:25PM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:26AM HTV-5 On Its Way To the ISS
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:32AM US No-Fly List Uses 'Predictive Judgement' Instead of Hard Evidence
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Saturday August 15, 2015 @12:46AM Google Research Leads To Automated Real-Time Pedestrian Detection
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:43PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:44AM Airline Begins Weighing Passengers For 'Safety'
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:34AM Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Cops In Hong Kong
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @10:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:41PM Finnish Police: If You See Uber Car, Call 911
Sunday August 09, 2015 @09:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Thursday August 06, 2015 @05:49PM Tesla's Creepy 'Solid Metal Snake' Robotic Charger Slithers Its Way Into Model S
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:10PM Will Robot Cabs Unjam the Streets?
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:40PM Solar-Powered Flight For 81 Hours: a New Endurance World Record
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:34PM GasBuddy Has a New Privacy Policy (Spoiler: Not As Customer Friendly)
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:09PM JAXA Successfully Tests Its D-SEND Low-Noise Supersonic Aircraft
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:34AM Are We Reaching the Electric Car Tipping Point?
Thursday July 30, 2015 @05:55PM Hacker's Device Can Intercept OnStar's Mobile App and Unlock, Start GM Cars
Thursday July 30, 2015 @03:05PM Indian Ocean Debris Believed To Come From Missing Flight MH370
Thursday July 30, 2015 @09:27AM US Navy Tests 3D Printing Custom Drones On Its Ships
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:45PM After Progressive Insurance's Snapshot Hacked, Manufacturer Has Been, Too
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:09PM U. Michigan Opens a Test City For Driverless Cars
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @09:56AM Remote Exploit On a Production Chrysler To Be Presented At BlackHat
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:43PM Massachusetts Examining Disability Access For Uber, Lyft
Saturday July 18, 2015 @07:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:20PM Famed Aircraft Designer James Bede Dies
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @09:05AM Man Arrested After Charging iPhone On London Overground Train
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:00PM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Saturday July 11, 2015 @02:35PM Simple Geometry = More Seats In an Airline
Friday July 10, 2015 @07:06PM Boeing Patents an Engine Run By Laser-Generated Fusion Explosions
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:09AM Glitches: United Airlines Grounds All Flights, NYSE Suspends Trading
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:48AM Google's Driverless Cars Now Rolling In the Heart of Texas
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @01:54PM Siemens Sends Do-Not-Fly Order For Pipistrel's All-Electric Channel Crossing
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @12:14PM Switzerland Begins Trials of Expensive Postal Drones
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:05PM Solar Impulse 2 Breaks Three Records En Route To Hawaii
Monday June 29, 2015 @07:51AM Weather Promising for Sunday Morning SpaceX Launch
Monday June 29, 2015 @07:36AM How Uber Takes Over a City
Monday June 29, 2015 @01:49AM Solar Impulse, Continuing World-Spanning Trip, Attempts To Cross The Pacific
Sunday June 28, 2015 @03:15PM A Failure For SpaceX: Falcon 9 Explodes During Ascension
Saturday June 27, 2015 @07:37PM Aiming To Beat Tesla's "3", Chevy Tests and Teases a Cheaper 200-Mile Electric Car
Friday June 26, 2015 @12:31PM My United Airlines Website Hack Gets Snubbed
Friday June 26, 2015 @10:22AM How Etak Built a Car Navigation System In 1985
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @07:25PM 3D Printed Supercar Chassis Unveiled
Sunday June 21, 2015 @11:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game