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TV Crew Films Three-Car Crash Live During Story About Dangerous Intersection
TV Crew Films Three-Car Crash Live During Story About Dangerous Intersection

18 Aug 2022, 10:08 UTC / A TV crew that was doing a story about a dangerous intersection managed to film a three-car crash while being live on a national station. This is the footage

 
Recent Lane-Splitting Stunt Shows Some of the Dumbest Things Bikers Do to One Another
Recent Lane-Splitting Stunt Shows Some of the Dumbest Things Bikers Do to One Another

18 Jul 2022, 13:33 UTC / Car and Bike enthusiasts' gatherings run by an unspoken rule, "Utmost respect to other road users." Unfortunately, not everyone subscribes to these codes

 
New Google Maps Update on Android Makes It Easier to See Nearby Traffic
New Google Maps Update on Android Makes It Easier to See Nearby Traffic

15 Jun 2022, 22:17 UTC / The Mountain View-based search giant has just announced a new nearby traffic widget for the Android version of Google Maps

 
North Carolina Aims to Make Roadways Safer by Using Tethered Drones for Traffic Management
North Carolina Aims to Make Roadways Safer by Using Tethered Drones for Traffic Management

22 Feb 2022, 14:58 UTC / North Carolina announces the launch of the first pilot in the country that uses tethered drones to assist with traffic management and to improve road safety

 
George Washington Bridge Named Biggest U.S. Traffic Bottleneck Again, Shocks No One
George Washington Bridge Named Biggest U.S. Traffic Bottleneck Again, Shocks No One

12 Feb 2022, 08:41 UTC / What does this all tell us about New York's busiest bridge? Likely that you should stay the heck away from it at all costs.

 
I Merge, You Merge, He/She Merges, But Are All Merges Created Equal?
I Merge, You Merge, He/She Merges, But Are All Merges Created Equal?

30 Nov 2021, 13:44 UTC / It's easy, right? All you have to do is get on the highway without causing a crash, and that's enough to call it a successful merge. Well, not exactly

 
Christmas Island Road Traffic Halted Over Red Crab Migration, Everything Is Fine
Christmas Island Road Traffic Halted Over Red Crab Migration, Everything Is Fine

25 Nov 2021, 13:21 UTC / Many roads of Christmas Island, Western Australia, have been closed because of the migration of the red crabs. The island has about 50 million of them

 
Waze Going Crazy on Android, Suggesting Routes That Make No Sense
Waze Going Crazy on Android, Suggesting Routes That Make No Sense

17 Nov 2021, 23:00 UTC / One (or even more) of the recent updates for Waze on Android caused quite a struggle for users, as the app now offers useless routes for navigation

 
This Collision Warning System Works in Real-Time, It's a Digital Guardian Angel in Traffic
This Collision Warning System Works in Real-Time, It's a Digital Guardian Angel in Traffic

5 Oct 2021, 06:42 UTC / Continental developed a collision warning system that it describes as a digital guardian angel in traffic and is meant to protect vulnerable road users.

 
Are You Sure You Want to Kill the Rush Hour? It Might Not Be the Best Idea
Are You Sure You Want to Kill the Rush Hour? It Might Not Be the Best Idea

2 Oct 2021, 19:46 UTC / Hybrid or flexible work schedules could lead to killing "rush hour" traffic. While that may seem great, you will not like what might happen without it

 
This Small Stretch of NYC Freeway is One Of the Most Infamous in the World
This Small Stretch of NYC Freeway is One Of the Most Infamous in the World

13 Sep 2021, 12:48 UTC / The labor involved in clearing a path across a central urban area like the Bronx was astronomical, requiring dynamiting through ridges made of solid rock.

 
Policewoman Stops Driver, Takes Bribe, Leaves iPhone 12 Pro in His Car
Policewoman Stops Driver, Takes Bribe, Leaves iPhone 12 Pro in His Car

11 Aug 2021, 11:55 UTC / And now, the police officer hopes the driver is kind enough to return the iPhone 12 Pro Max she left on the passenger seat

 
Next-Generation Traffic Lights Envisioned With Smart Features, Real-Time Updates
Next-Generation Traffic Lights Envisioned With Smart Features, Real-Time Updates

11 Aug 2021, 11:23 UTC / Design concept imagines new traffic lights that could be used to improve the traffic flow and adapt to the changing conditions in real time

 
Woman Wants Freeway Speed Limits Lowered After Buying a House Right Next to It
Woman Wants Freeway Speed Limits Lowered After Buying a House Right Next to It

16 Apr 2021, 07:42 UTC / “I’m not stupid” but “I do feel stupid,” says grandma after two months in what she thought was her “dream home,” where the noise and rattle are unbearable

 
Kapsch Begins Testing Real-Time Traffic Management Solution in European City
Kapsch Begins Testing Real-Time Traffic Management Solution in European City

14 Apr 2021, 12:55 UTC / Malaga is the first city in Europe to test a dynamic traffic management system, designed by Kapsch to improve traffic conditions.

 
Light-Up Shoelaces Will Keep Cyclists and Joggers Safe in Traffic
Light-Up Shoelaces Will Keep Cyclists and Joggers Safe in Traffic

5 Jan 2021, 17:00 UTC / Advanced Textiles Research Group and QinetiQ have created laces with hidden LEDs “the size of a flea,” which can be switched on by clicking the heels

 
Ford Puts Cyclists in an Ugly Christmas Sweater for Their Own Good
Ford Puts Cyclists in an Ugly Christmas Sweater for Their Own Good

20 Dec 2020, 08:32 UTC / The Safe Distance Christmas Jumper creates an illuminated “safe zone” in the shape of a Christmas tree, so cyclists and scooter riders are visible in traffic

 
Raylier Aims High With the World’s Safest Motorcycle Jacket
Raylier Aims High With the World’s Safest Motorcycle Jacket

10 Nov 2020, 10:28 UTC / Second version of LED jacket from French company brings improvements on the original model, two more versions, and the promise of a safe and stylish ride

 
Toronto Cops Use Radar Guns on Cyclists on Bike Path and People Aren’t Having It
Toronto Cops Use Radar Guns on Cyclists on Bike Path and People Aren’t Having It

9 Oct 2020, 07:05 UTC / Toronto Police 22 Division comes under heavy fire after posting photos of officers using speed guns near bike path, forcing cyclists to slow down

 
Smart Traffic Lights Give the Green Light to Emergency Services All the Way
Smart Traffic Lights Give the Green Light to Emergency Services All the Way

16 Aug 2020, 12:50 UTC / New smart traffic light system being tested in the United States is supposed to provide emergency responders with a clear path to incident locations