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Ore. Sen. Lew Frederick talks transportation and I-5 Bridge

Senator believes ‘people value their time the most’.

Oregon Senator Lew Frederick wants a broader discussion of transportation solutions.

A year ago at the first meeting of the Bi-State Bridge Committee meeting of 16 Oregon and Washington legislators, they began a review of the failed Columbia River Crossing. 39 more words

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Moving can be very stressful. time. Whether you...

Moving can be very stressful. time. Whether you’ve lived somewhere for four years or four weeks, moving involves taking time out of your busy schedule to plan, pack and transport all of your belongings. 223 more words



Meet Poimo – an inflatable scooter made through a joint project between Research organisation Mercari R4D and students from the University of Tokyo.

Together, they have developed an inflatable, electric scooter that riders can put away inside their backpack, once done. 87 more words


How is it possible that a dozen different motorists around the Russian city of Chelyabinsk were able to capture video of a massive meteor flying through the sky? 268 more words


Character Recognition, Visual Surveillance and Transportation Intelligence

Character Recognition

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Despite recent advances in pattern recognition techniques, the field of optical character recognition (OCR) still lags far behind the capabilities of humans. 373 more words

Some Examples of Falling Costs

Question. Are there any historical examples of construction costs actually falling in a city, rather than just rising slower than elsewhere?

Answer. Yes! Not many, though. 639 more words



  • Hidden Treasure

Twelve miles north of Taylor, NE (pop.200) there is a sign for the Bootleg Brewery, which lies at the end of a 3 mile gravel road. 119 more words