Monday, October 2, 2006
- Transportation Communications NewsletterMonday, October 2, 2006 -- ISSN 1529-1057
1) EU Aims for Data Pact with US, Says No Draft SignedLink to Bloomberg story:2) Now Pitching for Texas Toll Roads: A Mouthy DollState begins tollway marketing campaign today with billboards, to be followed up radio, TV.Link to story in the Austin American-Statesman:3) Keep It MovingCan America look to congestion pricing as a set of high-tech wireless tools to curb its traffic blues?Link to article in Mobile Government:4) Georgia Tech Researchers Work to Improve Navigating PeopleLink to AP story:Link to additional information on SWAN from Georgia Tech: http://sonify.psych.gatech.edu/research/swan/5) Todays High-Tech CarsCars may not always get more fuel-efficient, but manufacturers are making them more technologically advanced instead.Link to story in BusinessWeek:http://www.businessweek.com/autos/content/oct2006/bw20061002_333197.htm?chan=autos_autos+index+page_high+tech+cars6) ITS Benefit of the Month: Optimized Signal Timing Reduced Delay by Approximately 22 Percent in Tysons Corner , VirginiaLink to further information from US DOT:News Releases1) Orange Navigation 7, Orange France 's New Satellite Navigation Offer Developed by Webraska, Launched at the Paris Motor Show2) Nokia Dials Up GPS Technology Leader Trimble for Intellectual Property Licensing DealUpcoming EventsITS Standards Seminars October 24-26 Greensboro , North CarolinaToday in Transportation History1948 Watkins Glens , New York hosts its first automobile road race.=============================================================================================The Transportation Communications Newsletter is published electronically Monday through Friday.For a free subscription please send a message to:To unsubscribe, please send a message to:TCN homepage: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communicationsQuestions, comments about the TCN? Please write the editor, Bernie Wagenblast at i95berniew@....© 2006 Bernie Wagenblast
Talk is cheap. Use Yahoo! Messenger to make PC-to-Phone calls. Great rates starting at 1¢/min.