Death of Pedestrian Raises Questions About Self-Driving Cars

Death of Pedestrian Raises Questions About Self-Driving Cars

The death of a pedestrian in Tempe, AZ last month has raised concern nationwide about the speed with which states have opened themselves up to autonomous vehicles. Autonomous vehicles are a relatively new technology, but 32 of the 50 States have either passed legislation to allow testing of autonomous vehicles on its roads, or governors […]

NMA’s Weekly ATE Racket Report for July 17, 2018

NMA’s Weekly ATE Racket Report for July 17, 2018

Compiled by NMA Foundation Director James C. Walker and NMA Communications Director Shelia Dunn  The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the NMA blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   This week… Glendale, Arizona City Council will not extend […]

How Uncle Killed the Viper

How Uncle Killed the Viper

The Corvette now reigns as America’s only supercar. But there used to be two American supercars — the second one being the Dodge Viper. It was, arguably, more super. More outrageous, certainly. An 8.4 liter V10 (and 600 horsepower) rather than a 6.2 liter V8 (and 460 hp) paired only with a manual transmission. Not […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: July 16, 2018

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: July 16, 2018

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –Toledo refuses to accept Ohio Supremes Verdict– –Washington State Court Blocks suit over School Zone Signs– –Fed Judge says not a crime to drive slow near cops– Friday, July 13, 2018 Toledo Refuses To Accept Ohio Supreme Court Verdict The Ohio Supreme Court last month rejected Toledo’s argument that a […]

Problem Solving Ain’t What It Used To Be: NMA E-Newsletter #496

Problem Solving Ain’t What It Used To Be: NMA E-Newsletter #496

by Gary Biller, NMA President One valuable piece of analytical advice that has stuck with me in the many ─ too many ─ years since attending engineering school and participating in the requisite lab experiments is “let the data lead you to a proper solution.” With that thought in mind, let’s look at the following […]