In a letter to Google, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration determined that the computer piloting Google's self-driving cars can be considered a driver, for purposes of the car's control placement.
The Department of Transportation's call for visions of connected cities received 77 submissions, with 300 companies offering partnerships.
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An update to an international accord potentially opens everyone to attacks, something the US government didn't figure out until after it was signed.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission is investigating whether the lithium-ion batteries in the self-balancing boards are causing them to catch fire.
Even better, regular Joes and Janes have the chance to chime in on the matter until March.
From working to develop a solid national policy to allowing firms to file for rule exemptions, the government is ready to get behind the future of transportation.
The president asks government departments for tech-based recommendations to track lost or stolen guns and to prevent accidental gunfire.
Tech companies say that user data requested by the government is encrypted and therefore inaccessible. But the government doesn't like that response.
Civil liberties advocates welcome the change, but say the public will remain largely unaware if their information has been caught up in criminal investigations.