Monday, December 28, 2015

Monday, December 28, 2015

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, December 28, 2015 – ISSN 1529-1057

Eberle Design Inc. Introduces iCITE™ Data Aggregator DA-200™

The Eberle Design Inc. iCITE™ Data Aggregator DA-200™ provides cost effective remote access to real-time performance measures and traffic data from isolated or networked intersections or arterial roadways. It easily interfaces with any traffic cabinet or controller, (NEMA, ATCC or 170/2070), to provide real-time traffic counts, and parsed data that can be used to derive a variety of data analytics. The iCITE™ Data Aggregator DA-200™ is designed to endure temperature extremes and is well suited for solar powered applications. Contact EDI Application Sales and Technical Services Manager Matt Zinn at for more information.


1) Mayday: Australia's Air Traffic Control is in Crisis Over Lack of Staff
Link to Sunday Telegraph article

2) Top 20 Best Wi-Fi Airports in the World of 2015
Link to Rotten WiFi blog


3) Ohio's Traffic Cameras Down, But Not Out Following New Restrictions
Link to Plain Dealer article


4) Innovative Toll Crossing Planned for Mexico-US Border
Link to San Diego Union-Tribune article


5) Japanese Government Okays Trial Export of Advanced Traffic Technologies
Link to Yomiuri Shimbun article


6) Hit-and-Run 'Yellow' Alert System Coming to California in New Year
Link to Modesto Bee article


7) Boston Planners Tap Commuters to Shape Ideas for 2030
Link to New Boston Post article


8) Security Researchers Offer Warnings About Hackable Railroads
Link to Motherboard article

9) GPS Device to Help Indian Trains See Through Fog
Link to Times of India article


10) New Lights Curb Confusion and Car vs. Snowplow Accidents in Idaho
Link to AP article

11) Car Companies Add New Features to Protect Drivers from Distracted Teens
Link to WCBS-TV story


12) Los Angeles Metro Debuts Videos to Encourage People with Disabilities to Ride
Link to Progressive Railroading article


13) Southern Nevada Government Agencies Work to Provide Traveler Information for Spring Mountains National Recreation Area
Link to KTNV-TV's Good Morning Las Vegas story

14) Waze Ruling and the Limits of Copyright Protection for Online Data
Link to Legal Solutions Blog


15) BMW's AirTouch Concept Turns Your Entire Car Into a Touchscreen Controller
Link to The Verge article

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