Technically Incorrect: A Florida woman, who witnesses say appeared to be texting, survives after walking straight into a passing train.
In a step towards greener goods transportation, BMW and Scherm put a 40-ton electric freight truck in operation in Munich.
Authorities in Maryland say a 37-year-old man walked down railway tracks while shutting out the world and was hit by a train, despite the conductor's warning signal.
The two operators have both delayed their launch of the Xperia Play gaming phone, albeit not for the same bug-related reasons as O2.
Texas A&M research group is prototyping an automated electric train designed to accommodate standard shipping containers and trailers.
Shifting 25 percent of U.S. freight from trucks to trains could put nearly $1,000 in your pocket, according to the Association of American Railroads-backed Congestion Relief Index.
Secure Freight Initiative will see cargo scanned for nuclear and radiological threats before it sets off for the U.S.
The German company plans to improve integration between its manufacturing and supply chain software. For now, it's adding freight tracking to its transportation management system.
Integres said Monday that it has received $15 million in a first round of funding from Technology Crossover Ventures. Palo Alto, Calif.-based Integres develops software designed to let companies track heavy-freight shipments over the Internet. The company's strategic partners include United Airlines, US Airways and UTi Worldwide.
Unisys has announced a seven-year, $30 million contract with Air Canada. The computer services giant will modernize the air carrier's cargo information system and provide tools for tracking and managing freight via the Web. The new system will allow Air Canada to track cargo from beginning to end.