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China's dizzying 'Bicycle Skyway' can handle over 2,000 bikes at a time - take a look

CHINA'S DIZZYING 'BICYCLE SKYWAY' CAN HANDLE OVER 2,000 BIKES AT A TIME - TAKE A LOOK

DISSING+WEITLING architecture If residents of Xiamen, China want to avoid the city's gridlock, they can now travel by bike on a new...

Elon Musk sent another cryptic tweet about his plan to build a Hyperloop that could travel between NY and DC in 29 minutes

ELON MUSK SENT ANOTHER CRYPTIC TWEET ABOUT HIS PLAN TO BUILD A HYPERLOOP THAT COULD TRAVEL BETWEEN NY AND DC IN 29 MINUTES

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Elon Musk sent yet another cryptic tweet Friday about his plan to connect Washington DC and New York City...

 
 
 
5 reasons Tesla's music-streaming service is the best idea Elon Musk has had this year

5 REASONS TESLA'S MUSIC-STREAMING SERVICE IS THE BEST IDEA ELON MUSK HAS HAD THIS YEAR

Last month, Tesla revealed that it was working on a music-streaming service for its vehicles (and, presumably, other environments,...

Elon Musk's Boring Company merges with Hyperloop for NY to DC transport

ELON MUSK'S BORING COMPANY MERGES WITH HYPERLOOP FOR NY TO DC TRANSPORT

Elon Musk, ever the visionary, has reportedly received "verbal approval" from the United States government to build a Hyperloop through...

 
 
 
North Korean tourism agency launches website to attract foreign tourists

NORTH KOREAN TOURISM AGENCY LAUNCHES WEBSITE TO ATTRACT FOREIGN TOURISTS

The tourism agency of North Korea has launched a website offering holiday options ranging from surfing to rice planting, in spite of...

Musk says government likes plan for high-speed tunnels

MUSK SAYS GOVERNMENT LIKES PLAN FOR HIGH-SPEED TUNNELS

DETROIT - Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk says he has "verbal government approval" to build a tunnel for high-speed transportation...

 
 
 
Transport app Citymapper is launching a real, paid bus service in London

TRANSPORT APP CITYMAPPER IS LAUNCHING A REAL, PAID BUS SERVICE IN LONDON

Earlier this year, transport app Citymapper started running an experimental bus route in central London. Today, the company announced...

US lifts laptop ban for all remaining airlines and airports

US LIFTS LAPTOP BAN FOR ALL REMAINING AIRLINES AND AIRPORTS

The U.S. has now lifted entirely a controversial ban on laptops in hand luggage for passengers flying to the country from the Middle...

 
 
 
IATA and Airlines For America Launch Baggage Tracking Campaign

IATA AND AIRLINES FOR AMERICA LAUNCH BAGGAGE TRACKING CAMPAIGN

The International Air Transport Association and Airlines for America , have launched a year-long global campaign related to baggage...

JFK's Pet Pampering Service

JFK'S PET PAMPERING SERVICE

Flying your pet can be scary. Cats and dogs alike often display signs of stress and fear. The sounds of the airport, the bustle of...

 
 
 
Bangkok Airways wins “Best Full-Service Boutique Airline - APAC” By Air Transport Awards 2017

BANGKOK AIRWAYS WINS “BEST FULL-SERVICE BOUTIQUE AIRLINE - APAC” BY AIR TRANSPORT AWARDS 2017

Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited is announced as the winner of “Best Full-Service Boutique Airline - APAC” by Transport News...

Neighborhood Watch: 1920

NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: 1920

San Francisco circa 1920. "Maxwell sedan at Presidio Terrace." Angular transport for the upright motorist. 5x7 glass negative by Chris...

 
 
 
What's Really Strangling The Self-Driving Car? We Are

WHAT'S REALLY STRANGLING THE SELF-DRIVING CAR? WE ARE

The age of the autonomous car is well and truly upon us, with more and more car companies adding semi-autonomous advanced driver assistance...

Nauto raises $159M to fuel expansion of its autonomous driving data platform

NAUTO RAISES $159M TO FUEL EXPANSION OF ITS AUTONOMOUS DRIVING DATA PLATFORM

Nauto, a Palo Alto company focused on retrofitting existing vehicle fleets with networked safety camera-equipped devices, has raised...

 
 
 
TfL app will soon let you top up your Oyster

TFL APP WILL SOON LET YOU TOP UP YOUR OYSTER

Transport for London already makes it relatively easy to navigate our capital, with the Oyster contactless payment method being particularly...

Strength in Global Economy Means Higher Travel Pricing in 2018

STRENGTH IN GLOBAL ECONOMY MEANS HIGHER TRAVEL PRICING IN 2018

According to the 2018 Global Travel Forecast, travel prices are expected to rise sharply in the coming year, reaching nearly 4 percent...

 
 
 
Driverless vans, drones, and the next phase of automated deliveries

DRIVERLESS VANS, DRONES, AND THE NEXT PHASE OF AUTOMATED DELIVERIES

GUEST: Do you remember the futuristic movies that showed us what daily life might look like 50 to 100 years from now: the autonomous...

Top Cars: Alfa Romeo

TOP CARS: ALFA ROMEO

By Angus Frazer This story originally appeared in the July/August 2017 issue of Elite Traveler . From the timeless to the technologically...

 
 
 
SpotHero raises $30 million to help drivers find garages, lots, and valets

SPOTHERO RAISES $30 MILLION TO HELP DRIVERS FIND GARAGES, LOTS, AND VALETS

Parking inventory and booking startup SpotHero announced it has raised $30 million in a series C round of funding from investors such...

Self-driving truck startup Embark raises $15M, partners with Peterbilt

SELF-DRIVING TRUCK STARTUP EMBARK RAISES $15M, PARTNERS WITH PETERBILT

Self-driving trucking startup Embark has raised $15 million in Series A financing, the company announced on Tuesday. Embark first broke...