China’s emergence as the world’s largest automotive market has brought with it congestion, pollution and a shortage of at least 50 million parking spaces.
The Google Maps app v9.44 beta includes a parking availability system which shows the likelihood of finding a parking space at specific locations.
Police are still looking for the suspect. Continue reading Driver in the UK moves an ambulance just to free up a parking space Driver in the UK moves an ambulance just to free up a parking space originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:18:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The world's largest auto components supplier sees phones replacing keys and hand/finger gestures replacing physical knobs and buttons. Bosch also envisions ever-smarter maps and sensors ferreting out every free parking space. The post Bosch’s view of the future car: truly keyless entry, haptic feedback, smart parking, cybersecurity appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Maybe it was a move that started out with the best of intentions. I’d like to believe that, anyway. But this Chinese city’s attempt at helping women park more easily by giving them larger parking spaces doesn’t come off as anything but ridiculously patronizing and possibly dangerous. Read more...
The past 20 years of Sheila Clark’s life has been stuffed into a small mailbox about a mile and a half away from Sunset Beach’s nearest parking space. Stories of … Click to Continue »
The Nobel is the world’s most prestigious award for academic, cultural, and scientific advances. A Nobel Laureate will, apart from the award money, get a medal and diploma right from the hands of the Swedish king. But for some, there...Show More Summary
An upscale New Jersey town violated anti-discrimination laws by insisting that a proposed mosque have more parking spaces than churches or synagogues because of its unique worship times and traditions, a federal judge has ruled.
BERNARDS TWP. — Bernards Township’s insistence that a proposed mosque have more parking spaces than churches or synagogues is unconstitutional, a federal judge said in a ruling filed New Year’s Eve. U.S. District Court Judge Michael Shipp’s ruling eviscerates the...
Canadian mobile payments company PayByPhone, which enables drivers to pay for parking spaces using their smartphone, has just been acquired by Volkswagen Financial Services. The terms of the deal were undisclosed. PayByPhone, which operates...Show More Summary
Dec. 23--Chicago Transit Authority officials say they are reviewing the findings of a study that says the agency could net at least $2 million -- and ultimately the possibility of a residentially denser, more transit-friendly Wilmette neighborh
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The city will also soon be soliciting the public for ideas for the park space underneath the new span. [ more › ]
Several years ago I saw a car accident about to happen as I was walking out of an Ace Hardware store. I could see the van driving slowly down the aisle of the parking lot, and I could see the sedan pulling out of its parking space directly towards the side of the van, but... [Read More] The post Scattered thoughts after the election appeared first on Jennette Fulda.
In an episode of Today I Found Out, Simon Whistler explains the many ways people are playing Monopoly wrong, and what actually happens when a player lands on the “Free Parking” space. The rules of the game have not changed very much since it was first introduced, but many players have developed “house rules” that […]
With winter officially here, it’s time to revisit the unique practice that is “Chicago dibs.” (more…)
It also shows how much spaces cost in the demand-based parking areas. [ more › ]
Just east of Wilshire and Western in Koreatown The grassy spot in front of the business complex between Serrano and Oxford along Wilshire—a space often used by locals as park space—might give way to a 36-story residential and retailShow More Summary
Allow me to paint you an all-too-common picture. You’ve pulled your vehicle into a parking space at the mall and need to get inside so that you can spend several hundred dollars at the Disney Store as quickly as possible. In your excitement you begin struggling frantically against the seatbelt. Show More Summary
A little different from other self-parking research vehicles we've seen, Audi's Q2 deep learning concept is a 1:8-scale model that relies on machine learning to help it hunt down its mini parking space and maneuver itself inside. Cameras...Show More Summary