The forgotten role of the bicycle in wartime: How soldiers rode into action on two wheels

In many parts of the world the bicycle is the main means of transportation as people commute to work. Cycling, for many people, is a way of life, but it also has deep roots in military history throughout the world.

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Columbus under construction to become America's first 'smart city'

In 2016, Columbus, Ohio won the U.S. Department of Transportation Smart City Challenge and received $40 million dollars to develop smart technology in their city.

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France believes it can transport people on driverless trains by 2023

Who says cars are the only form of transportation that could benefit from being driverless? Certainly not engineers in France, who have high hopes for the future of their trains — the hope is that they will be driverless.

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The hyperloop race heats up as one startup begins building a full-size passenger pod

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies announced the construction of its first hyperloop passenger capsule, raising the stakes in the contest between HTT and Elon Musk’s Hyperloop One.

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Hyperloop passenger pods hurtle along a test track in California contest

The ultra-fast Hyperloop transportation system will need passenger pods if it’s ever to become a thing, and teams of student engineers are hoping to create the capsules. A contest over the weekend brought together the best of the bunch.

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US bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones from airliners

The Transportation Department is issuing an emergency order banning passengers and flight crews from bringing Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones on airline flights in response to reports of the phones catching fire.

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Tech lawyer, engineer say even they can't afford Palo Alto

Palo Alto’s planning and transportation commissioner sat down and did the math: For Kate Vershov Downing and husband Steve to purchase a home similar to the 4-bedroom, 2,300-square-foot dwelling they currently rent (with another couple, at $6,200 a month), their monthly payment would be $12,177.

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Hyperloop One row intensifies as startup files $250 million countersuit against co-founder

Futuristic transportation startup Hyperloop One has filed a $250 million countersuit against four former employees who alleged mismanagement, nepotism and threatening behavior at the high-tech firm.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/19/hyperloop-one-row-intensifies-as-startup-files-250-million-countersuit-against-co-founder.html

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Lawsuit alleges mismanagement, nepotism and threatening behavior at Hyperloop One

The former CTO of futuristic transportation startup Hyperloop One has filed an explosive lawsuit against the company, alleging mismanagement, nepotism and threatening behavior at the firm.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/13/lawsuit-alleges-mismanagement-nepotism-and-threatening-behavior-at-hyperloop-one.html

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Hyperloop CEO: 'We're trying to make travel suck less'

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies CEO Dirk Ahlborn says that the high-speed system could make public transport systems across the world faster and more cost effective.

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US transport regulators may waive some safety rules to spur self-driving cars

Article Image The U.S. Transportation Department may waive some safety rules to make it easier for automakers to test self-driving vehicles, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced at a Thursday event in Detroit.

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U.S. to make drone registration mandatory for certain models

Article Image The U.S. Department of Transportation in cooperation with the Federal Aviation Administration on Monday announced the formation of a task force charged with the creation of a registration process for unmanned aircraft systems, otherwise known as drones.

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Apple discussed same-day delivery deal with Uber prior to Postmates partnership

As part of a push into logistics, on-demand transportation provider Uber was reportedly in talks with Apple to provide same-day product deliveries, but the iPhone maker ultimately went with startup Postmates.



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Uber poaches Apple legal counsel to work on privacy issues

Popular connected transportation service Uber has hired away Apple lawyer Sabrina Ross to work on an internal team focusing on privacy law, according to a report on Wednesday.



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As Apple nears $200B in cash, U.S. Senators once again propose a repatriation tax break

U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer and Rand Paul on Thursday announced the “Invest in Transportation Act of 2015,” a proposal that would allow companies such as Apple to bring foreign cash reserves back to the U.S. at a significantly lower tax rate while using the proceeds to replenish the Highway Trust Fund.



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DoT May Rule Out In-Flight Cellphone Talking


The U.S. Department of Transportation is drafting a notice of proposed rulemaking, or NPRM, that could restrict consumers’ ability to talk on their cellphones during airplane flights. Following last year’s Federal Communications Commission proposal to overturn decades-old rules barring in-flight cellphone use, the DoT earlier this year issued an invitation for comment as to whether it should adopt a rule to restrict voice communications on passengers’ mobile wireless devices on scheduled flights within, to and from the United States.

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U.S. government may ban in-flight cellphone calls, airlines voice disapproval

The U.S. Department of Transportation is reportedly inching closer to signing off on new rules that would restrict the use of cellphones on planes, but carriers say the judgment should be up to them.



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