Transportation The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Transportation en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:48:00 GMT Uber's Nonprofit Ride-Sharing Pilot Program in China Shifts Into High Gear 'People’s Uber,' the company's pilot program that connects car owners with passengers, is expanding its presence in China. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:48:00 GMT Catherine Clifford This Ridesharing Service You've Never Heard of Has 10 Million Members and Counting BlaBlaCar is like Uber for long-distance trips, and this week it just launched in its 13th country. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:33:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Self-Healing Phones? Try Roads That Fix Themselves. What if a road existed that never had a crack or a pothole? Science might have a solution. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:45:00 GMT Jason Fell Look Out, Uber: A Ride-Sharing Service in NYC Is Peddling $10 Flat Rates Ride-hailing app Gett announces a promotion where every ride in Manhattan is $10 for the rest of 2014. Flat fare. Any time. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:27:00 GMT Catherine Clifford The Feds Don't Want In-Flight Cell Phone Calls, Either The U.S. Department of Transportation has a hang-up with in-flight calls, perhaps enough to put an official kibosh on them – and soon. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:10:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow How to Make the Most of Your Money While on Vacation Start with focusing on these three vacation expenses. Sun, 03 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT J.D. Roth $15,000 Could Be Yours If You Fix This Evil Airport Affliction Calling all brains: The TSA is looking for someone to help them figure out this major airport headache -- and is willing to pay for the solution. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:41:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Tell Us: Uber, Lyft or Traditional Taxi -- What's Your Favorite Way of Getting a Ride? As car-sharing services continue to gain steam, we want to know how you prefer to get around when you need a ride. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Finland's Capital Wants to Do Away With Car Ownership By 2025, Helsinki aims to have residents get around on trains, bikes, and with car-sharing rides. Nobody will own their own car. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:25:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Following Massive Protests, London Transport Authority Rules Uber Is Legal The decision hinged upon a differentiation between traditional taxicab meters and the smartphone technology by which Uber charges passengers. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:12:00 GMT Geoff Weiss The Median Income of an Uber Driver in NYC Is Nearly $100,000 Uber published some staggering figures on its company blog about how much money its drivers make. Wed, 28 May 2014 18:26:00 GMT Geoff Weiss A Panic Button and No Steering Wheel: A Look at Google's First Self-Driving Car The tech giant unveils a prototype of a tiny car that drives itself -- no human intervention required. Wed, 28 May 2014 13:13:23 GMT Jason Fell This Startup Is Revolutionizing Mobility for Wheelchair Users An electric car signals freedom for people with disabilities. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny This Is Why You Should Be Excited for the 'Internet of Bikes' You can't really get lost on this super connected GPS-enabled bike, which also tallies calories burned and other stats. Thu, 15 May 2014 19:22:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Are Self-Driving Cars Only a Matter of Time? Google has released new footage of vehicles in its self-driving cars program reacting to pedestrians, cyclists, stop signs and more. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:43:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Tech, Food & Transportation: How Life Has Changed Since the 1964 World's Fair In 50 years' worth of innovation, much has changed. But in some ways, the more things change, the more they stay the same. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:48:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Going to SXSW? Here's Your Survival Guide. Fourteen things you need to know now if you're headed to the big event in Austin, Texas. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT Alyson Shontell Commuters in NYC and Austin Get Some Techy Upgrades As of this week, 35 of New York City's subway stations offer Wi-Fi. And in Austin, Texas, commuters are now able to store transit passes and tickets on their smartphones. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:01:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Angry Protesters Attack Uber Car in France Be glad you weren't in this Uber car when French taxi drivers turned violent. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:31:00 GMT Jason Fell Uber Deepens Discounts on Its UberX Service The venture-funded startup will reduce prices of its UberX service by 15 to 34 percent in many of the cities where it is currently available. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 21:11:00 GMT Geoff Weiss