This reporter has a friend who claims he would love camping if they would make it easier to set up a tent in his five-star hotel room. Thermo Tent may not be that kind of camping, but it may well be the next best thing.
Los Angeles drivers celebrate To Park or Not to Park project that makes parking rules accessible
To park or not to park? That’s the question behind Los Angeles resident Nikki Sylianteng’s guerrilla parking sign redesign project. The initiative was inspired after she received one-too-many parking ticket fines caused by confusing street signs.
Life Paint easy spray-on increases visibility for the road's most vulnerable
Volvo’s record of developing and implementing safety systems in their vehicles spans their entire history. Recently they’ve debuted a new ‘paint’ aimed at cyclists to make them more visible to drivers at night and reduce the chance a motorist might hit them under poor visibility.
Automobile Club of Romania is using Google technology to improve road education
Most people learn to drive not on the streets, but at their desks. Traditional driving schools most commonly rely on driving manuals and paper tests to teach the basic rules and regulations of the road; on-the-road education occurs only after extensive paper testing. Is waiting so long to put drivers on the road the smartest—or safest—teaching method?