Autonomous cabs might just be the beginning. To fight urban gridlock, the industry envisions self-flying drones to transport people. And they’re already preparing for takeoff.Read more
THE most distractingly unrealistic feature of most science fiction—by some margin—is how the great soaring cities of the future never seem to struggle with traffic.Read more
Being stuck in miles of halted traffic is not a relaxing way to start or finish a summer holiday.
I view traffic as a complex system, consisting of many interacting agents including cars, lorries, cyclists and pedestrians. Sometimes these agents interact in a free-flowing way and at other (infuriating) times they simply grind to a halt. All scenarios can be examined – and hopefully improved – using mathematical modelling.Read more
Audi owners could soon get the jump on traffic lights, thanks to new technology built into the German car maker’s 2017 models.
Many cities have networked their traffic systems, making the data open and available to anyone.Read more