A driver's defense of self-driving cars

Sep 15, 2015
Imagine a world where we subscribe to on-demand rides from autonomous vehicles.
Posted In: cars, autonomous cars, Traffic
There's been an increase in fatal traffic accidents from last year.

More drivers, more crashes, higher rates

Sep 9, 2015
Lower unemployment and gas prices means more people are on the road.
Posted In: Traffic, automotive accidents, car insurance
The usual morning traffic fills a freeway in Los Angeles.

The high cost of gridlock

Jul 13, 2015
In 2013, traffic jams in the U.S. cost consumers an estimated $124 billion.
Posted In: Traffic, Senate, Louisiana
The usual morning traffic fills a freeway in Los Angeles.

Researchers want to predict future traffic

Apr 6, 2015
Microsoft is lending cloud computing power to traffic prediction research.
Posted In: Traffic, Microsoft, predictions

The tricky practice of pricing parking

Mar 13, 2015
Cities are looking at variable rates as a way to raise money and control traffic
Posted In: parking, Traffic, urban planning

What if every travel day was as bad as Thanksgiving?

Dec 3, 2014
Congestion is mounting in the biggest airports in the U.S.
Posted In: airports, Airlines, Travel, Traffic
Red light cameras

Have red light cameras reached the end of the road?

Jul 25, 2014
Has the automated red light camera system failed to live up to its promise?
Posted In: cars, Traffic, roads, red light cameras

How the White House calculates infrastructure jobs

May 14, 2014
White House warns 700,000 infrastructure jobs could be lost. What's that include?
Posted In: infrastructure, Traffic, Transportation, urban planning

Sick of the commute, Santa Cruz tries own tech hub

Mar 27, 2014
20,000 tech workers commute daily from Santa Cruz to Silicon Valley
Posted In: Santa Cruz, Silicon Valley, Traffic, commute

Traffic and unemployment are making you sick

Mar 26, 2014
We know smoking affects health. How about traffic and unemployment?
Posted In: Traffic, Unemployment, Health