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If Navigation Apps Don’t Alleviate Congestion—Could City-Wide Traffic Software Help?

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All Aboard the U.K.'s First Hydrogen Train

Gif: Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education/IEEE Spectrum HydroFlex at a rail testing center in Warwickshire, England, in June 2019. Advertisement Editor’s Picks Solar Panel...

Why Electric Buses Haven't Taken Over the World—Yet

In lots of ways, the electric bus feels like a technology whose time has come. Transportation is responsible for about a quarter of global...

3 Types of 3D Sensing for Smartphones and Self-Driving Cars

Cameras that scan and render objects in 3D are now a standard feature in many...

A Routing Scheme to Make Underwater Networks More Reliable

The ocean’s depths have long remained mysterious—a dark abyss where few humans go. But we still...

Quanergy's CEO: We Still Will Rule Lidar!

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At Singapore’s Test Center, Self-Driving Cars Battle Fake Monsoons

Image: SMART A self-driving car designed and built by the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) passes through CETRAN's rain simulator. Advertisement Editor’s Picks Singapore’s...

Three Small Stickers in Intersection Can Cause Tesla Autopilot to Swerve Into Wrong Lane

An integral part of the autopilot system in Tesla's cars is a deep neural network that identifies lane markings in camera images. Neural networks...

Accelerating Autonomous Vehicle Technology

The automotive industry is currently looking at the technology innovation needed to move from today’s prototype autonomous vehicles to deployable safe, self-driving solutions. This...

Lumotive Says It’s Got a Solid-State Lidar That Really Works

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If Navigation Apps Don’t Alleviate Congestion—Could City-Wide Traffic Software Help?

Photo: iStock Gridlock congestion is aggravating to everyone, even canines. Advertisement Editor’s Picks How Self-Driving Cars Might Transform City Parking Predicting Demand for Taxis During Unusual Scenarios Colorado...

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