High-Speed Rail System, Transportation

Advantages of High-Speed Rail Systems

Americans can learn from other countries how a high-speed rail system can positively impact communities. This transportation technology has been used in Asia and Europe for decades. It provides more efficient and safer transportation across all regions. Here's a look at the benefits and challenges of high-speed trains.What High-Speed Rail [...]

Autonomous Vehicles, Transportation

Paving the Way Toward Autonomous Vehicles

The concept of self-driving or autonomous vehicles (AVs) has been around for decades and has been utilized for industrial applications. Industrial robots, for example, have helped build cars since the sixties. Now AVs are starting to show up on highways around the world including in the United States.Related: Advantages and Disadvantages [...]

Electric Vehicles, Transportation

Advantages and Disadvantages of Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles (EVs) have come a long way since they first appeared over a century ago. Even though the first powered vehicles were electric, the gas engine took over to become a norm at the expense of the environment. Now awareness is growing rapidly about how EVs can reduce greenhouse [...]

Future of Flight, Transportation

The Future of Flight with Advanced Digital Technologies

The aviation industry and other transportation sectors are adopting the IoT trend out of the need to stay competitive, especially during the post-pandemic era. It is passengers who are driving the IoT demand that transportation companies now aim to meet.The High-Tech Future of the Aviation IndustryAfter years of low-cost carriers [...]

IoT in Transportation, Transportation

Capitalizing on the Value of IoT in Transportation

More and more companies are embracing IoT technology as a way to refine their business models to operate with greater efficiency based on data analysis. The growing use of IoT in transportation accentuates this digital revolution that empowers companies to maximize profit margins. Here are ways IoT adoption is transforming [...]

Transportation, Urban Mobility

Why Urban Mobility of the Future Matters Now

City planners across America face a huge transportation challenge in the next decade.  They must build smart cities that seamlessly link individuals to transportation infrastructure through mobile communications. Factors that will influence future development include population growth, aging, and the need for more efficient public transportation. The term "urban mobility" [...]