Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Tuesday, July 31, 2007 -- ISSN 1529-1057

1) Nissan Pairs with Beijing on System to Avoid Jams
Link to story in The Wall Street Journal:

2) UK Launches CO2 Car Rankings Web Site
Link to story on CNET News:
Link to site: http://www.dft.gov.uk/ActOnCO2/

3) After Accident, Who Alerts Kin?
Link to story in The Baltimore Sun:

4) Portable Traffic Lights Make Work Zone Traffic Safer
Link to story and video report on WRAL-TV:

5) Tacoma, Washington Tries Classical Music to Chase Gangs from Bus Stops
Link to AP story:

6) Program Encourages Youth to Talk up Traffic Safety
Link to story and audio report on Missourinet:

7) New Transit Name, Logo Hoped to Increase Bus Ridership in Marin County, California
Link to story in the Marin Independent Journal:http://www.marinij.com/marin/ci_6503943
Link to Marin Transit Web site: http://www.marintransit.org/

8) Real-Time Traffic Broadcasts to Navigation Devices to Debut in Australia
Link to story in GPS Business News:

9) Delphi’s New GPS Adds Restaurant Reviews
Link to story in PC Magazine:
Link to news release from Delphi:

News Releases

1) Michigan DOT Launches ITS Web Site
Link to site: http://www.michiganits.com/

2) Dadnab Announces New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Transit Information via Text Messages
Link to Dadnab: http://www.dadnab.com/

3) Inrix Real-Time Traffic Now Available on Over 75 Navigation and Mobile Devices

4) Wireless Connectivity to the Automobile is Hindered by Lack of Standards and Interoperability

Upcoming Events
East Coast Maritime Conference – September 24-25 – Virginia Beach, Virginia

Today in Transportation History
1987 **20th anniversary** – The Detroit People Mover opens.


The Transportation Communications Newsletter is published electronically Monday through Friday.

To subscribe send an e-mail to: TCNL-subscribe@googlegroups.com
To unsubscribe send an e-mail to: TCNL-unsubscribe@googlegroups.com
TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications

Are you a member of LinkedIn? If so, please visit my profile and send me an invitation to connect at http://www.linkedin.com/in/brwagenblast

Questions, comments about the TCN? Please write the editor, Bernie Wagenblast at i95berniew@aol.com.
© 2007 Bernie Wagenblast

No comments: