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Dubai International Airport traffic expected to reduce 43% during runway closure
Alexanders donate Model T to automotive restoration program
Drones: A New Way Of Tackling India’s Urban Planning And Management Issue
Autonomous Navigation along Inland Waterways
Robot smackdowns, hovering drones were among the draws at Energy Day
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Riding the Rails: Olympia and Tumwater’s Historic Streetcar System...

In November 1896, a dog living on upper Main Street (now Capitol Way) in Olympia discovered that if he ran after streetcars that passed his house, he could derail them by catching the rope...

Delta Airlines to trial facial recognition technology

Delta Airlines will use facial recognition technology which will replace the need for passports and tickets and eliminate long check-in and security queues at airportsDelta will deploy facial-recognition technology to replace passports and ticketsThe...

Business news for Sept. 23

FHATA hires mobility managerThe Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency, or FHATA, hired Michael Wilson as its new mobility manager for the Flint Hills region.Wilson will work within the counties of Riley, Geary, Pottawatomie, Dickinson,...

ZF To Invest $14 BIllion In Electric And Autonomous...

<!----> <!-- (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); -->Automotive parts supplier ZF is investing...

Flying car dreams still up in air

TOKYO -- Electric drones booked through smartphones pick people up from office rooftops, shortening travel time by...

Drones: A New Way Of Tackling India’s Urban Planning...

In this day and age, people are discovering all sorts of resourceful methods to increase efficiency and maximize profits by using modern drone technology. But just a few years back you might have never...

Autonomous Navigation along Inland Waterways

file photo: Don River, Russia ...

Robot smackdowns, hovering drones were among the draws at...

When Nancy Kreitler saw an advertisement for Energy Day she knew where she wanted to take her grandchildren Saturday. Part of her reward was a strawberry slushy her 8-year-old grandson, Rhys Kreitler, produced using...

Summit: Experts Talk Balancing Realities With “Gee-Whiz Tech” for Smarter Cities...

Illustration: robuart via iStock Sensors that detect customers, buildings that self-regulate and cars that drive themselves are here. Flying car-sharing, the common use of electric vehicles and nearly speed-of-sound travel aren’t far behind. With any new...

Federal agency seeks anti-lock brakes on all new U.S....

DETROIT (AP) — A federal safety agency is recommending that all new motorcycles built for road use in the United States have anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control as standard equipment.The National Transportation Safety...

Special report: The next tech wave rides on 5G

The next generation of mobile networks will make or break the big tech ideas of the future, allowing each one to be field-tested at scale and checked off as a revolution or a dud.Why...

The 10 slowest-selling used cars in America

Brian Pascus, provided by Published ...

flyadeal turns one, aims higher

flyadeal, Saudi Arabia’s Everyday Low Fares airline, completed one year of operations on Sept. 23, the country’s National Day. In a period of one year, the airline has reached several milestones, providing a broad...

Air Travel: AA Raises Bag Fees, Delta’s “Biometric Terminal”

A number of airline policy and process updates lead this week’s air travel news.American Airlines reports that it is raising the price of a first and second check bag by $5 each, to $30...

The future is now in this Lexus

AS WE EDGE closer and closer to the total electric takeover, there will be an increasing number of hybrids coming to market. As battery-life extends, reliance on petrol engines will start to go out...

Global Boat Trailers Market by 2022 Growth Rate, Sales,...

Boat Trailers Market report includes the market dynamics that are inclusive of market drivers, challenges, and trends are part of the report. Also, the report consists of possible changes in the Boat Trailers market...

Hyundai Santa Fe, Kona, NEXO Receive Prestigious 2018 IDEA...

Hyundai Motor’s design talent has been recognized by the judges from the International Design...

Archaeologists zero in on Captain Cook’s ship Endeavour

AUSTRALIAN and US archaeologists now officially believe they may have found Captain James Cook’s HMS Endeavour, but it could take four months to ascertain whether this is correct.That’s because they have to test wood...

Archaeologists zero in on Captain Cook’s ship Endeavour

AUSTRALIAN and US archaeologists now officially believe they may have found Captain James Cook’s HMS Endeavour, but it could take four months to ascertain whether this is correct.That’s because they have to test wood...

Self-driving cars deliver challenges, says Burns & McDonnell strategist

City streets filled with safer, automated or self-driving vehicles would come with an unexpected price tag: fewer organ donations because of reduced traffic fatalities, said Julie Lorenz, discussing the promise and paradox of evolving...

Nortier leaving Island Transit | South Whidbey Record

Mike Nortier plans to resign as executive director for Island Transit at the end of October, more than two years after being hired to resolve the agency’s financial woes. His last day is Oct. 26....

Next Stop Unicorn? Daimler Leads $155 Million Round For...

Think Silicon Valley and advanced transportation and what comes to mind is probably sleek Teslas or self-driving robot cars from Alphabetic Inc.’s Waymo. But the tech capital is also home to Proterra, a fast-growing...

5 new electric buses will be coming to Dayton...

A $5.7 million federal Department of Transportation grant will help the Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority add five new “NexGen” buses to its fleet.The award announced Friday assists RTA in fulfilling a plan to...

Dayton RTA will use federal grant for 5 new...

— A $5.7 million federal Department of Transportation grant will help the Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority add five new “NexGen” buses to its fleet. The award announced Friday assists RTA...

BAE wins Westchester hybrid bus contract

Westchester County is adding 78 hybrid diesel electric buses to its mass transit fleet. The buses are equipped with hybrid motors designed and produced at BAE Systems' Endicott facility.(Photo: Provided Photo)Westchester County is adding...

Flashback Friday: Bye Bye FAANG

Happy Friyay! Hold your horses, before you can run off into the sunset of the weekend, you gotta catch up on the top stories from Thursday, Sept. 21. I'll keep it quick, I promise.  FAANG's...

Start Forming Your Mobility Strategy Now

Do you remember Second Life? Created in 2003, Second Life was (and still is) an online virtual world. Users create profiles and do pretty much what people do in real life: socialize, buy and...

Police Drones Dramatically Shorten Wait Times At Crash Sites

If you’ve ever sat in line behind a traffic accident and wondered what was taking so long, Leutenant Robert Hainje of the Tippecanoe County Sherriff’s Department can tell you."When we have a serious bodily...

It’s a Small World After All

Earlier in September, VistaJet CEO Thomas Flohr announced that he was establishing Vista Global Holding to consolidate his various aviation industry ventures—including aircraft leasing and financing company Vista Lease, aviation tech firm TechX, and...

FAA Catching Up To Drone Technology | UAV Expert...

Fox News reports that the FAA says it’s finally ‘catching up’ to drone technology; several programs in the works. Drones were once seen as the ultimate hazards in the highway of the skies, especially for...

Guilt-Free on the Sea? | Hakai Magazine

Article body copy Western Norway’s rustic port village of Flåm, a remote goat-farming hamlet and summer escape set deep among the region’s icy fjords and...

Japan hopes flying cars will take off

TOKYO — Electric drones booked through smartphones pick people up from office rooftops, shortening travel time by hours, reducing the need for parking and clearing smog from the air. This vision of the future is...

Windows on How Cities Change Can Be All Too...

Tech We’re UsingWindows on How Cities Change Can Be All Too CaptivatingTechnology is crowding curbs with ride hailers and keeping homeowners fixated on housing values. Here are the tools that Emily Badger, a writer...

St. Croix Harley-Davidson donates cycle to WITC

Janes was one of more than 6,000 students to participate in a two-day, hands-on competition featuring 100 different trade, technical and leadership fields. Janes took first place in the statewide Wisconsin SkillsUSA competition in...

670-mph hyperloop from Ohio to Chicago moves closer with...

An exceptionally fast transportation system may be a step closer to Ohio.Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) and German insurance company Munich Re said Monday that a set of core safety requirements and certification guidelines for...

Japan officially backs ‘flying car’ research

TOKYO — Electric drones booked through smartphones pick people up from office rooftops, shortening travel time by hours, reducing the need for parking and clearing smog from the air....

Innovative research on Travel arrangement and reservation services market...

The Travel arrangement and reservation services market comprise travel agents including passenger transport services, air travel services, road transport services, rail transport services, sea transport services, car hire services, booking and reservation of travel...

How Industrial IoT [IIoT] enables the factory of the...

#Industrial #IoT #IIoT #AI #ML #Digital #Disruption #4IR | #Industry40 Source: COGNITIVE WORLD Trillion-dollar projections on the expanding...

Germany’s Self-Driving Streetcar Puts Autonomous Tech on Track

Of the many acronyms engineers spend their lives internalizing, few are more valuable than KISS: Keep It Simple, Stupid. Constrain the problem, reduce the variables, and make life as easy as possible when designing...

A feast for the senses – making the best...

Brad Grimes, senior director of communications for AVIXA, the audiovisual and integrated experience association, reimagines the airport terminal using integrated audiovisual experiences The modern airport terminal is evolving dramatically, from a transit hub into an...

Will Chicago’s next mayor exploit an opportunity to improve...

The evolving ways Chicago gets around require a...

Recreational Boating Market in the United States to cross...

"The outboard boats product segment in the U.S. recreational boating market will account for more than 70% of the industry volume share by 2024."U.S. Recreational Boating Market By Power (Engine-Powered, Man-Powered, Sail Propelled), By...

Innovative Digital Technology Delivers Far More than Simple Cost...

| Share| Share| Share| ShareThe growth of global air travel, increasing infrastructure constraints and higher traveler expectations have created a new challenge for airports: how to maximize existing facilities and...

ZF pledges to invest big bucks in electric and...

HANNOVER, Germany – ZF announced today at the IAA show that is planning to invest € 12 billion in e-mobility and autonomous driving in the next five years. According to Wolf-Henning Scheider, CEO of ZF...

IoT Applications in Transportation

Our lives run on transportation. It gets us to work in the mornings, delivers fresh food to our grocery stores, and encourages us to travel to far corners of our wide world.While we may...

CyClean to Launch Blockchain Powered Electric Vehicles That Mine...

A startup based in Singapore is launching several electric vehicles that are powered by blockchain and can mine cryptocurrency as the customer travel. It is a way which allows the company to reduce the...

Custom autonomous vehicle now available for purchase from PerceptIn

PerceptIn, a full-stack visual intelligence company focuses on robotics, has launched the DragonFly Pod, a customizable autonomous vehicle priced at $40,000 that combines patented vision-based sensor...

This Week in Cars: Florence Forces Evacuations, Tesla Fixes...

Sure, we’re a little biased around here. But when storms bear down on this country’s coasts—scary ones, like Hurricane Florence (since downgraded to a tropical storm), threatening floods and high winds—our minds zero in...

How small, flying vehicles could transform the way we...

Small electric vehicles that fly could be the next form of urban transport to be adopted by cities and towns worldwide, according to one business. German aircraft manufacturer Volocopter has developed its Volocopter 2X —...

Self-driving cars rev up Pittsburgh’s tech sector

For at least the past decade, Pittsburgh has looked to autonomous vehicles (AVs) as a key driver of its innovation economy. Recent incidents have tapped on the young industry’s brakes, but Pittsburgh remains a...