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Buy an AA airline ticket and get a reminder to book an Uber to take you to the airport.

Get a plane ticket for American Airlines, and AA will make it extra-easy to get an Uber, too.

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My car, the driver.

The NHTSA finds that Google's software will count as a driver for regulatory purposes.

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Proposed Legislation Threatens Nearly 10,000 Private Driver Jobs, It Says

Uber stopped operating in Paris today to support its drivers. This is the latest in a contentious struggle between the ride sharing service and taxis.

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Public Transport Ridership Dropped In First Half Of 2015

Senna and D'Ambrosio pay tribute to Fangio. Public transport ridership was down in 2015. Tesla Model X visor is described as "very fragile" by owner after breaking it.

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Student-Led Transit Authority Chooses Proterra Electric Buses

GM and LG have an unusual collaboration over Chevy Bolt. Three Honda plants earn Energy Star certifications. University of Montana gets two Proterra electric buses.

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Oh, And Tunnels

Elon Musk has a lot on his plate, but tells crowd at Hyperloop Pod design awards ceremony that he's tempted to tackle his VTOL electric jet concept.

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Engadget visits the SpaceX campus to see the designers working on the Hyperloop Pods.

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Hybrids Need To Train Drivers; Maryland Gets New Diesel Buses, Updates Hybrids

Elon Musk talks about the coming year. Germany considers EV incentives. Maryland cleans up its bus fleet. Hybrids could do more to improve eco-driving behavior.

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The School Will Build A Vehicle To Test On The First Hyperloop Track

The SpaceX design competition for a Hyperloop pod was won by a group of MIT students.

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But The Drivers Still Won't Be Reclassified As Employees

A class-action lawsuit against Lyft in California has ended with a $12.5 million settlement, but app-using drivers won't be classified as employees.

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By Land And By Air, CES Is Changing How We Get Around

We check out the Autel Robotics Drone, Ehang 184 autonomous aeriel vehicle, and Segway Ninebot Mini at CES 2016.

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VW CEO Calls For Better Emissions Testing

Waivecar provides free, ad-supported EV driving. Matthias Mueller calls emissions discrepancies intolerable. Elio Motors launches a TV ad campaign.

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AECOM Will Build A Mile-long Stretch At SpaceX

Competing with Hyperloop Technologies and Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, AECOM is going to build a new test track in LA, on the SpaceX grounds.

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Using gyroscopes and GPS chips built into driver and passenger smartphones, the company's new scheme will log when a driver is (or isn't) driving dangerously.

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There's more to GM's Sidecar deal than just ride sharing. There are some important patents, for example.

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In A Series Of Moves, GM Reinvents Itself As A Mobility Company

For now, General Motors. In the future, General Mobility? GM executives unveiled the creation of a new car-sharing service called Maven that will allow customers to use cars for as little as $6 per hour.

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It Might Be 2030 Before Motorists Are Freed From All Driving Duties

It's been a banner month for self-driving cars. At CES, at least a dozen companies made significant announcements related to autonomous vehicle development. For a few days, the future of transportation was there for anyone who cared to step away from a blackjack table to witness.

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Purchase Of Sidecar Comes After GM's $500m Investment In Lyft

Sidecar, self-proclaimed inventor of ridesharing, didn't survive in an Uber world. Now GM is swooping in to pick up the pieces.

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Action for Cabbies has set up a crowdfunding campaign to get the UK legal system to look at Transport for London's 2012 decision to grant Uber's license.

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When I hopped into the taxi line in Vegas, I didn't think about being a woman alone at night in a car with a strange, untraceable cab driver. That was a mistake.

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Uber just received $2 billion in funding in China to bankroll the ridesharing app's attempts to control that lucrative market.

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