Transportation Communications Newsletter
Friday, July 27, 2012 – ISSN 1529-1057
1) Websites for Florida Airports Getting Updates
Link to article in the Sun Sentinel:
2) On Delay in Bike-Share Program, New York City Gives Few Details Beyond 'Software'
Link to article in The New York Times:
GPS / NAVIGATION
3) GPS Data Gets Boost from New EU Service
Link to article on CNET News:
4) An App that Could Stop Traffic
Algorithms that automatically reroute your car look like the next trend in mobile mapping.
Link to article in Technology Review:
5) The Voice of New York: Bernie Wagenblast, Transportation Expert and Broadcaster
Link to interview on Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Let Them Talk:
6) Thinking Aloud: The Thinking Highways Podcast – Show 3
Link to podcast:
7) DC Metrorail Parking Pay-by-Phone Pilot
Link to PlanItMetro blog:
8) What to Do About Protecting Distracted Pedestrians
Link to AP article:
9) Maryland's Bay Bridge Gets Weather Alert Upgrade After Violent Storm
Link to article in The Baltimore Sun:
10) Ranking the Nation's Worst Friday Afternoon Commutes
Link to article in Governing:
SAFETY / SECURITY
11) Lawsuit Against 'No Fly' List Allowed to Proceed
Link to article in The Hill:
12) Study: Teen Driver Cellphone Use Unaffected by Restrictions, Despite Awareness
Link to article in Directions:
13) Sydney Real-Time Bus App Data Still on Hold
Link to article in The Sydney Morning Herald:
14) Who I Am. Heyward, the Voice Behind New York MTA Subway Announcements
Link to video:
15) GM Working on Wi-Fi Direct Application to Prevent Vehicle-Pedestrian Accidents
Link to article on Phys.Org:
16) BMW Dashes Into Future with ConnectedDrive System
Link to article on Wheels.ca:
3) Research and Markets: Connected Car Guide - Automotive Speech Technology - 2012 Offers a Clear Explanation of the Problems in Voice Recognition and the Solution
Webinar: Inrix Analytics - Turning Traffic-Related Data into Information – August 16
A traffic version of the glass half-full/half-empty debate.
Today in Transportation History
1987 **25th anniversary** RMS Titanic, Inc. begins salvage operations at the site of the wreck.
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