Honda demonstrated today a new system to prevent cars from hitting pedestrians. A communication link between a car and a pedestrian's smartphone warns the driver of an impending collision.
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.
It seems that some pedestrians aren't content with staring into their iPhones. They now unwrap their iPads and merrily flounce down the street.
Two German design students created a concept for walkers to play against one another while waiting at a crosswalk.
Prosecutors in San Francisco claim a man who allegedly plowed into pedestrians -- after which one died -- later made an online post in which he told his version of events and lamented the death of his helmet.
A quadcopter's close aerial footage of the destruction caused by this week's 6.0 California earthquake in wine country shows the potential of drones in disaster areas.
As part of an upcoming TV show, a Washington, DC, sidewalk segregates those who walk and text from the more aware.
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Walking and texting is more dangerous than you think. Just ask our CNET en español editor.
The company's partnership with software companies will yield an electronics package that can see pedestrians, tell if a driver is dozing off, and initiate emergency-stop decisions.