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Traffic jams might become history thanks to advanced technology


In the very likely case you live in a major metropolitan region and drive daily, you always leave home with the knowledge that part of the day will be lost sitting idle in your car struck in traffic jams. By the way, we should also remind you that road congestion is not only frustrating and stressful for the driver and passengers, ...
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US: traffic death level reaches record low
According to the US Department of Transportation, in 2013, on America’s motorways 32,719 people died in traffic accidents, but the figure is lower by more than 3% from the data ...
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This holiday season industry observers predict Americans will travel even more by car, skipping other traditional means of travel – trains and planes. The reason – cheap gasoline. This holiday season ...
US: car gridlocks bring losses worth $124 billion annually
A study conducted by Seattle-based INRIX and the Centre for Economics and Business Research has shown that direct and indirect losses caused by traffic congestion cost American drivers a whopping ...
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Ford Says China Should Increase Number of EVs as Traffic Worsens
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