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Climate Change Will Ruin Air Travel  Climate Change Will Ruin Air Travel 

When the oceans start flooding up land from ice caps melting, good luck using a plane to GTFO.

Get Ready For Cars That Know Your Body Better Than You Do Get Ready For Cars That Know Your Body Better Than You Do

In Harry Potter, the wand chooses the wizard. In the future, the car might choose the driver.

Ohio Is Building The Country's Longest Driverless Car Ready Highway Ohio Is Building The Country's Longest Driverless Car Ready Highway

Ohio’s banking on a $218 million “driverless car” highway to get techies out of sunny California and test their autonomous tech alongside cornfields, cows and Cedar Point.

Here's Why V2V Is So Enormously Important For Driverless Cars Here's Why V2V Is So Enormously Important For Driverless Cars

Driverless cars promise to save lives by driving better than constantly-texting, easily-distracted, sometimes-even-intoxicated humans, but—like any married couple knows—the cars can’t reach their true potential if they don’t communicate with each other.

When It Comes To Ride-Hailing Apps, Nice Guys Are Finishing Last When It Comes To Ride-Hailing Apps, Nice Guys Are Finishing Last

Employee mistreatment and corporate scandals have become the norm for ride-hailing companies. Uber faces numerous well-documented harassment allegations, claims of data stealing and a massive executive exodus, but other ride-hailing companies have issues up top as well. Lyft opposes driver unionization efforts, the…

TSA Would Like To Remind You Not To Bring Your Loaded Guns To The Airport, Please TSA Would Like To Remind You Not To Bring Your Loaded Guns To The Airport, Please

A lot of people have been trying to bring guns on planes lately. Loaded and chambered guns.

Start Putting Your Seat Belt On In Ubers, Dammit

Okay, admit it—you sometimes skip the seatbelt in an Uber or Lyft. Not many buckle up when they’re hitching a ride, it turns out. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, that found the majority of people who don’t always use seat belts skip out on ride-hailing services.

Uber And Lyft Drivers' Fight For Unionization Still Alive (For Now) (Updated) Uber And Lyft Drivers' Fight For Unionization Still Alive (For Now) (Updated)

Uber and Lyft’s efforts to keep drivers from unionizing faced a setback when a federal judge dismissed a lawsuit that would have ended a ride-share driver union in Seattle.

Google Didn't Actually Pay City To Use Emergency Vehicles In Driverless Car Test (Updated) Google Didn't Actually Pay City To Use Emergency Vehicles In Driverless Car Test (Updated)

Waymo, Google’s driverless car developing unit, conducted an “emergency vehicle testing day” in the city of Chandler, Arizona last month to help driverless cars better understand the sights and sounds of police cars and fire trucks. Now, documents and interviews with the city and Waymo reveal Waymo did not pay…

Australia Is Building One Of The World's Longest Electric Highways Australia Is Building One Of The World's Longest Electric Highways

Australia is taking the electric car revolution one step further by announcing a $3 million super-long electric highway, or a series of fast charging electric vehicle stations.

Look At This Adorable Baby Drone And Be Sad No More Look At This Adorable Baby Drone And Be Sad No More

Look at how CUTE this baby drone is.

Bollinger's 200-Mile Electric Truck Is Fantastically Rugged And Basic Bollinger's 200-Mile Electric Truck Is Fantastically Rugged And Basic

The world’s first electric truck isn’t anything fancy. And that’s the whole point.

Now 1.33 Million Ford Explorers Are Under Investigation For Carbon Monoxide Now 1.33 Million Ford Explorers Are Under Investigation For Carbon Monoxide

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.

New Plan To Fix The Subway: Corporate Sponsorship New Plan To Fix The Subway: Corporate Sponsorship

Over the past week, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced some solutions to NYC’s subway catastrophe, fixes that include removing seats from trains, making an app and getting Tough On Litter. Now Governor Andrew Cuomo discovered yet another remedy: getting businesses to adopt subway stations.

The TSA Is Hellbent On Making Flying A Major Headache The TSA Is Hellbent On Making Flying A Major Headache

Ever stand next to someone in an airport security line who takes five minutes looking for all the stuff they need to take out of their bags and put in bins before finally moving down the line? Well, get ready for way more of that since the lovely Transportation Security Administration announced they’ll now require…

Audi, BMW and Mercedes Teamed Up For The Sake Of Traffic Mapping Audi, BMW and Mercedes Teamed Up For The Sake Of Traffic Mapping

In a rare display of German automaker camaraderie, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz will contribute data from millions of vehicles to build a fancy, real-time traffic map service.

Hackers Can Make A Car Wash Attack You Until You Are Dead, Happy Wednesday Hackers Can Make A Car Wash Attack You Until You Are Dead, Happy Wednesday

When the robots takeover, nowhere will be safe. Not even car washes.

Lyft Has Terrible Taste In Drunk Food (Updated) Lyft Has Terrible Taste In Drunk Food (Updated)

Can we talk about Taco Bell for a second?

New York's $836 Million Subway Fix Plan: Take Seats Out Of Trains, Get People To Litter Less New York's $836 Million Subway Fix Plan: Take Seats Out Of Trains, Get People To Litter Less

Amid a summer where outrage over the busted New York City subway system has rained down like so much filth-water, the state Metropolitan Transit Authority has finally answered riders’ cries with a plan to fix things. Sort of. And they haven’t actually secured funding for it. Hey! Fun times.

You'll Now Have To Pay Uber Drivers $15 If They Return Your Stuff You'll Now Have To Pay Uber Drivers $15 If They Return Your Stuff

Start keeping better track of what you leave in your Uber, or else it’ll cost you.

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