Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Wednesday, December 30, 2015


Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 – ISSN 1529-1057


AVIATION

1) FAA Seeks Comments on Updated Weather Circulars
Link to AOPA article

MARITIME

2) University of Buffalo Undergrads Building Boat Tech That Can 'See an Obstacle in the Water and Avoid It'
Link to Buffalo Business First article

OTHER

3) Driverless Buses Could Be Part of UK 'Tech Nation'
Link to ITV story

4) Road Question? Texas Highwayman Knows the Answer
Link to San Antonio Express-News article

5) Amazon as Chief Disruptor of 2016
Link to Strategy Analytics blog

TAXIS / RIDESHARING

6) Uber, Lyft Competitor Sidecar Shuts Down to 'Work on Strategic Alternatives'
Link to Ars Technica article

TRANSIT

7) Ban on Political Ads Lifted on Philippines Public Transport
Link to Manila Times article

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

8) Revealed: Shocking Cost of A590 Road Information Sign in England
Link to North-West Evening Mail article

VEHICLES

9) Before Cars Become Self-Driving, They'll Be Software-Driven
Link to Network World article

10) Why Detroit is Moving to Silicon Valley
Link to Computerworld article


News Releases


Solicitation
 -  Request for Proposal – Developing Innovative Strategies for Aviation Education and Participation – Transportation Research Board


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