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Millions of Vehicles at Risk: API Vulnerabilities Uncovered in 16 Major Car Brands

Multiple bugs affecting millions of vehicles from 16 different manufacturers could be abused to unlock, start, and track cars, plus impact the privacy of car owners. The security vulnerabilities were found in the automotive APIs powering Acura, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Genesis, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jaguar, Kia, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Porsche, Rolls Royce, Toyota as well as in software from Reviver, SiriusXM, and Spireon. The flaws run a wide gamut, ranging from those that give access to

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$13.1 Million in Grant Awards Announced to Help Communities Plan for Transit-Oriented Development

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced yesterday that 19 awards totaling roughly $13.1 million from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) to help boost local economies, fight climate change, and provide more transportation options through development near new or expanded transit project corridors. Funded by the FTA’s Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning, these grants support local strategies to increase transit access and encourage ridership through mixed-use and mixed-income

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Are U.S. Roads Built For An Autonomous Vehicle Future?

Reducing traffic accidents and saving lives on roads is a top priority for governments everywhere. With staggering annual numbers of fatalities and injuries, 39,000 fatalities alone in the US, the proliferation of autonomous vehicles (AVs) promises to deliver substantial improvements. Currently, traffic safety depends on factors such as an individuals’ safe-driving behavior and government actions such as speed limits and the provision of adequate infrastructure. Although this is not the first time that a governing

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Quality Control in Road and Highway Construction

Quality control is an essential part of any production process and Quality control in road and highway construction is no exception. Due to significant increases in traffic intensities in recent times, the need for quality control on these specifications has increased considerably. Improving the level of service of roads and highways results in considerable savings in operating costs of vehicles and in favorable road user reactions and opinions of the public. The construction of roads

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Road Construction Industry in United States

It has been a very long time since man first discovered the way of building roads. Ancient roadways were little more than dirt compacted over time by the constant use of foot-traffic and horse-drawn conveyance. Therefore, this industry is growing daily thanks to technology and new machinery that is more effective and provides better results in less time. The U.S. is known for having millions of vehicles on the road that need significant space to

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Is the US on the verge of an infrastructure boom?

Considering the size of a country such as the United States, its infrastructure, and the investment it must receive to maintain it working according to users’ needs, It’s really huge. The last years’ investments mean to cost trillions of dollars to the state. But that investment should be enough to create a significant development in the infrastructure, from roads and bridges to electricity grids, public transit, and broadband. Improving the roads and constructing new roads

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Electric road system feasibility

Electric roads are a widely discussed idea for road transport that is much better for the environment and in this feasibility study Andrew Watson and Justin Moss address all questions ranging from practicality to simpler questions explaining what ERS actually is.   https://www.linkedin.com/posts/electric-roads-consortium_learn-more-about-the-findings-of-our-study-activity-6993900767271084032-L0E-?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_android

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Software Security Policy is vital to Automation

The modern vehicle comes equipped with a variety of software systems. Especially features that connect it to the outside world, such as online updates, fleet management and communication between vehicles, offer attack surface. The security of automotive software is crucial, not only because bug-induced call-backs are costly, but also because the well-being of passengers depends on it. To keep up with the increasing complexity in modern vehicles, the ISO/SAE 21434 standard is going to set

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https://railway-news.com/the-new-silk-road-is-booming-for-db-cargo/

DAIMLER Truck AG and BP Advanced Mobility Ltd plan to work together to help accelerate the introduction of a hydrogen network, supporting the roll-out of technology for the decarbonisation of UK freight transport. To read more…Daimler And BP Progress Hydrogen Infrastructure – Transport News

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