Amtrak activates speed-control system

Amtrak rails between New York and Philadelphia are now equipped with a speed-control and collision-avoidance system.


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Amtrak activates speed-control system between New York, Philadelphia

Amtrak rails between New York and Philadelphia are now equipped with a speed-control and collision-avoidance system.


The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35492/f/676960/s/4c68e99c/sc/28/l/0L0Scnn0N0C20A150C120C210Ctech0Camtrak0Espeed0Econtrol0Enew0Eyork0Ephiladelphia0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Frss0Itech/story01.htm

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Positive Train Control technology could have prevented Amtrak crash, experts say

Tuesday’s Amtrak derailment near Philadelphia that has so far killed eight people and injured more than 200 others could have been avoided with the use of technology known as Positive Train Control (PTC). PTC is a GPS-based system that can automatically stop a train before an accident occurs. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/14/positive-train-control-technology-could-have-prevented-amtrak-crash-experts-say/

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PlayStation Vue Could Put Cable TV in Rear-View Mirror


Sony on Wednesday launched its PlayStation Vue streaming service in New York City, Chicago and Philadelphia. A combination of live and on-demand TV with a cloud-based digital video recorder, Vue is available on the PS4 and PS3 in those cities. Users’ favorite shows and channels will be right on the home screen whenever they fire up the service. Discovery tools help users rapidly filter thousands of shows to get desired content, according to Sony. The DVR lets users save favorite shows and store them for up to 28 days.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/81846.html?rss=1

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