Google Maps sucks in traffic: Google gets its own traffic mapping company

Google Maps is getting its own data-gathering company to help with traffic mapping, and the first product to do so is called Traffic Tracker.Google is paying for the data it collects to improve its Maps product, which is the world’s most popular map product.The company said the traffic tracker would allow for better navigation in dense urban areas and help […]

Why are you being pulled over by Memphis traffic officers?

The traffic stops are not random.They happen to be conducted by police departments that, despite the state’s low crime rate, have had to deal with an increased police presence over the last few years.In the past, the Memphis Police Department (MPD) has conducted several traffic stops of black people and their children, a practice that has resulted in accusations of […]