Illinois lawmaker wants to ban digital license plates

by • 6 months ago

As state law enforcement fights a rash of carjackings, lawmakers disagree on how far Illinois should go to track vehicles.

NYC mayor's report blames IT department for 11-day wireless outage

by • 3 years ago

The Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications failed to properly oversee the contractor that managed the Wi-Fi network, the report says.

NYC works to reboot wireless network after GPS update crashed it

by • 3 years ago

The city's wireless network and a few canceled commercial flights are among the few casualties of a rare GPS memory refresh.

New York City installs Waze GPS beacons in tunnels

by • 3 years ago

The Bluetooth-connected devices allow drivers to maintain a GPS signal through four tunnels where coverage was previously unavailable.

How Los Angeles is using big data to improve traffic

by • 4 years ago

New analytics tools are helping workers spot bottlenecks and relieve roadway congestion.

Zagster pitches smart cities a dockless bike share without the headaches

by • 4 years ago

As cities search for new technologies and modes of transportation to support unprecedented growth, a new service called Pace offers a twist on an old concept.

GIS group: Real-time location is private information

by • 6 years ago

NSGIC, an association for state geospatial data officials, endorsed the idea that real-time location information is private data.

Connecticut adds GPS tracking to 500 public transit buses

by • 6 years ago

Gov. Dannel Malloy is launching a new plan to bring real-time GPS tracking to hundreds of public buses.