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Battery-topped electric buses flash charge in 15 seconds

These electric buses can charge up at a stop in the amount of time it takes for passengers to get on and off.

By Jun. 16, 2014


Forget buses, Google's using ferry boats to shuttle workers

The tech giant has begun using a catamaran service on a trial basis to transport its employees from San Francisco to its Silicon Valley campus.

By Jan. 7, 2014


San Francisco to charge for tech buses using city stops

SF Mayor Ed Lee announces a program that would require shuttle buses used by tech companies to pay up for using stops designated for city public transit.

By Jan. 6, 2014


Google Street View driver makes case for robo-driven cars -- he hits two buses (and a truck)

Panic? An accident? Perhaps both. In Indonesia, a (human) Street View driver loses his bearings and causes mayhem.

By Sep. 14, 2013


Electric road charges buses while they drive

South Korea has launched the world's first road-powered electric vehicle network to charge public buses while they're on the move.

By Aug. 7, 2013


New iPad's camera loves to shoot buses

We take the new iPad's rear camera for a video test spin and discover its propensity for finding buses in the wild.

Mar. 23, 2012


Traffic cams on school buses catch drivers running stop signs

First it was traffic lights and stop signs, but now cities are outfitting school buses with high-res cameras to catch drivers ignoring the rules of the road.

By Jan. 19, 2012


Virgin Media and London buses planning free Wi-Fi for all

Virgin Media is planning a free Wi-Fi network open to all and sundry, while London buses will soon be connected to the Web too.

By Aug. 3, 2011


London double-decker buses getting makeover

Mayor Boris Johnson unveils new diesel-electric hybrid buses with the promise of 40 percent more efficiency.

By Jun. 1, 2011


Watch out, Austin, the Startup Buses have arrived

The "buspreneurs" have arrived at South by Southwest Interactive. Now the best of the onboard teams will get a chance to win the competition for best start-up created on America's highways.

By Mar. 10, 2011