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12.14.15
US drone operators must register with the FAA by February
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US drone operators must register with the FAA by February

The FAA's online registration form goes live on December 21st.

By J. Conditt,   12.14.15
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10.16.15
US will reportedly require consumers to register their drones
10.16.15

US will reportedly require consumers to register their drones

The government wants to cut down on close calls between drones and planes.

By N. Ingraham,   10.16.15
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05.18.15
The US wants cars to 'talk' to each other, sooner rather than later
05.18.15

The US wants cars to 'talk' to each other, sooner rather than later

The Department of Transportation wants America's cars to talk to each other, and it wants that to...

By D. Cooper,   05.18.15
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05.02.15
New FAA system can track twice as many flights at once
05.02.15

New FAA system can track twice as many flights at once

Whoever said "it's the journey, not the destination" obviously lived in a time before air travel....

By T. Seppala,   05.02.15
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02.15.15
Proposed commercial drone rules would ban robotic couriers
02.15.15

Proposed commercial drone rules would ban robotic couriers

If you were worried that the Federal Aviation Administration would require a pilot's license befor...

By J. Fingas,   02.15.15
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07.11.14
Computer glitch resurrects draft cards for 14,000 long-dead Pennsylvania men
07.11.14

Computer glitch resurrects draft cards for 14,000 long-dead Pennsylvania men

Come a guy's 18th birthday in the US, he's afforded new privileges. Aside from being able to legal...

By T. Seppala,   07.11.14
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02.03.14
The government wants our cars to 'talk' to each other
02.03.14

The government wants our cars to 'talk' to each other

The US Department of Transportation (DOT) is throwing its weight behind vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) c...

By T. O'Brien,   02.03.14
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06.25.13
Los Angeles puts ridesharing companies on notice, demands local permits
06.25.13

Los Angeles puts ridesharing companies on notice, demands local permits

Someone didn't get the memo, apparently. Despite California's Public Utilities Commission giving r...

By J. Fingas,   06.25.13
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05.30.13
US Transportation agency backs public use of self-driving cars, urges states to adopt legislation
05.30.13

US Transportation agency backs public use of self-driving cars, urges states to adopt legislation

The key to road safety may lie in self-driving cars. That's the general conclusion of the National...

By J. Volpe,   05.30.13
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