How can data can fuel electric vehicle growth?

Can data fuel electric vehicle growth?

Experts in the EV community discussed how data can help spur the technology’s adoption at the first-ever Electric Vehicle Datathon.

Kentucky plows through big data on winter roadways

Kentucky plows through big data on winter roadways

By outfitting snow and ice removal trucks with automatic vehicle location technology, officials hope to improve safety and save money.

White House wants data to drive EV acceleration

White House wants data to drive EV acceleration

The White House is hosting the first Electric Vehicle Datathon to discuss how data can advance EV adoption.

Operation, testing data could drive autonomous vehicle safety, regulations

Operation, testing data could drive autonomous vehicle safety, regulations

A national data repository for collecting, storing and analyzing operational and testing data on autonomous vehicles could help regulators and industry quickly spot real and potential issues.

Small satellites could improve hurricane forecasting

Small satellites could improve hurricane forecasting

The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System will attempt to improve wind measurements inside hurricanes.

Building the foundation for AI-enabled computer vision

Building the foundation for AI-enabled computer vision

Sandia National Laboratories and the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity are working together to find ways to equip computers with algorithms that can recognize visual subtleties the human brain can divine in an instant.

Where traditional DNA testing fails, algorithms take over

Where traditional DNA testing fails, algorithms take over

Powerful software is solving more crimes and raising new questions about due process.

Using data to build a safer city

Using data to build a safer city

Urban planners soon may be able create safer cities based on a combination of cellphone data, Google Street View images and machine learning.

NTIS announces data partners

NTIS announces data partners

The 35 joint venture partners will work with the National Technical Information Service to help federal agencies improve their data access, interoperability, search and services.

Can feds catch up on IoT?

Can feds catch up on IoT?

Cities have taken the lead on sensor systems, but experts say the federal potential is immense -- if security improves sufficiently.

Keys to the smart city: How to make initiatives successful

Keys to the smart city: How to make initiatives successful

City leaders need real-time visibility across their entire project portfolio to help them better plan, build and operate their smart city.

Pittsburgh’s ‘smart spine’ transit tech gets funding infusion

Pittsburgh’s ‘smart spine’ transit tech gets funding infusion

An artificial-intelligence-powered sensor network will better managing the timing of traffic lights and crosswalk signals.