Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 – ISSN 1529-1057

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1) Scientist Creates Drones that Fly Autonomously and Learn New Routes
Link to article on Nanowerk News:
Link to original article in Investigacion y Desarrollo (in Spanish)


2) Increasing Police Use of License-Plate Scanner Technology Raises Privacy Concerns
Link to article in The Denver Post:


3) Rhode Island Plan Would Make Large Trucks Pay Tolls on 17 to 20 Bridges
Link to article in The Providence Journal:
Link to news release


4) USDOT to Participate in 2015 ITS America Annual Meeting
Link to further information from USDOT's ITS Joint Program Office:


5) Honolulu's Traffic Decision Makers Open Data for Transportation Developers
Link to article in Pacific Business News:

6) Ohio State and Honda Steer Research Toward Transportation Innovation
Link to article in The Lantern:

7) New App Helps Users Share Infrastructure Data with Local Officials
Link to article in Engineering News-Record:
Link to further information from the American Society of Civil Engineers


8) Businesses, Schools in Dublin, Ohio Want to Share Information on Construction Project
Link to article in the Dublin Villager:


9) Driverless Truck Corridor Between Mexico and Manitoba Proposed
Link to CBC News story:


10) Apple Maps' Public Transit Directions Might Only Support Six Cities at Launch
Link to article on The Verge:


11) GM Patents a Way to Auction Off Your Radio Presets
Link to article on Jalopnik:

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