traffic data

Counting cars was once a job in Raleigh — now an AI does it

by • 1 year ago

Officials at the North Carolina capital replaced a slow, manual process of evaluating traffic congestion with cameras powered by machine learning.

Four cities to pilot traffic-data platform to improve roadway congestion, safety

by • 1 year ago

Roadway sensor data will fuel software pilots in Austin, Texas; Fort Smith, Arkansas; Walnut Creek, California; and Westminster, Colorado, after the cities won a competition earlier this week.

Portland, Oregon, installs 200 traffic sensors as it aims to fill up 'data lake'

by • 3 years ago

The additional technology arrives as city council prepares to vote on the Smart Cities PDX initiative.

'Hopper' tool could help cities prevent traffic fatalities with data

by • 4 years ago

It's a web application that analyzes road conditions and predicts where traffic collisions are most likely to occur.

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.

New map-based coordination app is helping Seattle cut costs on transportation projects

by • 4 years ago

Within the past two months, the city's transportation department says it has already saved nearly 00,000 on construction thanks to the new technology.

Volunteers train AI to spot dangerous intersections in D.C.

by • 4 years ago

The District's government has recruited the public to comb through its traffic video archives and fuel a Microsoft platform it hopes will prevent needless roadway deaths.

OpenDataSoft, Waze partnership promises quicker commutes and better transit planning

by • 4 years ago

A new private sector data sharing agreement will deliver real-time data to drivers and city planners.