Tag Archives: Speed zones

Auckland City’s New 30km/h Go Slow Zone

I had my first drive in Auckland city today since the ‘Safe Speeds’ program was enforced, dropping the maximum speed from 50km/h to 30km/h. I thought I’d try Queen Street to see what that looked like now. Lots of empty … Continue reading

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The Clever Way Ford’s Self-Driving Cars Navigate in Snow

There are a few tricky problems to solve before we can all let go of the wheel. One of those is how autonomous cars respond to bad weather. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wired.com What does this mean? Is Ford going … Continue reading

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As Apple reorients its Maps, Google forges ahead – CNET (blog)

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere As Apple reorients its Maps, Google forges ahead CNET (blog) At its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, the company tried to show that it knows which direction to take Apple Maps. We won’t … Continue reading

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