US establishes a federal committee on automation
The committee will help shape the autonomous vehicle industry.
You might be warned if your next flight allows WiFi calling
‘NO, IT’S OKAY; I CAN TALK. I’M ON AN AIRPLANE.'
US proposes a phone 'driver mode' to reduce in-car distractions
The NHTSA wants simplified interfaces when you're on the road.
US plans electric car charging networks along highways
You'll have a better shot at driving your EV cross-country.
US mulls speed-limiting devices for buses and big rigs
The caps would theoretically help with big vehicles' safety.
Department of Transportation bans e-cigarettes in checked baggage
But they're still allowed in your carry-on.
Google lays out its autonomous car proposal to the Feds
The new rules would unify the country's hodgepodge of self-driving car laws.
DoT and Alphabet plan to battle gridlock
Google's WiFi-enabled kiosks could make your commute less stressful.
US government announces $4 billion self-driving car program
The US DoT will have a national blueprint for autonomous vehicles within 6 months.