Tag Archives: Traffic management

Highways gutted American cities. So why did they build them?

A story of highway engineers, institutional racism, and the auto industry. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.vox.com Really interesting the way this story describes the birth of freeways and highways with involvement of GM, AAA and others, but apparently excluding urban … Continue reading

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The hidden ways traffic flows – BBC News

How crucial was that call and couldn’t you have made it safely from the side of the road? If it wasn’t important enough to do that, then maybe it wasn’t important enough to crash for. Continue reading

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Amsterdam traffic controllers offer commuters personalized route advice – CIO

Dutch traffic control will use a mobile app to control traffic flows and keep things moving on Amsterdam’s busy roads Source: http://www.cio.com I will watch this one with interest. It sounds very top heavy and I am interested in the … Continue reading

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New Hacking Threat Could Impact Traffic Systems – NBC Chicago

Motorists drive by traffic lights every day and trust they will work. But NBC 5 Investigates found that as more cities turn to wireless traffic systems, some of those systems are unprotected and open to… Source: http://www.nbcchicago.com It’s a wonder … Continue reading

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