140 Blog Posts From the Technology Tag


War on Cars Watch for April 17, 2019

War on Cars Watch for April 17, 2019

Welcome to the War on Cars Watch, a weekly blog to bring together all the stories that affect motorists with regards to street planning such as road diets, and traffic calming as well as programs such as Vision Zero and Complete Streets. Please read this blog and let us know what you think by commenting […]

ATE Racket Report for April 15, 2019

ATE Racket Report for April 15, 2019

The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the oos blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   Compiled by oos Base Director James C. Walker and oos Communications Director Shelia Dunn.  For the Week of April 6-12, 2019 National Your […]

Stevie Behind the Wheel

Stevie Behind the Wheel

I recently test drove a new car with an autopilot system. Turn on the cruise control and the car not only maintains whatever speed you set, it also steers itself through curves and keeps the car from wandering out of its lane. You are supposed to keep your hands on the wheel, of course. But […]

oos Principle Number 6: Reasonable highway user fees for maintaining and improving highways, not for financing non-highway projects

oos Principle Number 6: Reasonable highway user fees for maintaining and improving highways, not for financing non-highway projects

The Driving in America Blog was started a year ago to bring more information to those who are beginning their journey as motorists’ rights advocates. Over the next several months, I will be working with each of the seven oos principles to give readers of this weekly blog some idea of what we all are working towards […]

No More Horsepower for You!

No More Horsepower for You!

Well, GM has decided it’s time to stop touting horsepower and displacement – it’s so internal combustion. Instead, Cadillac will tout Newton meters – the metric version of foot-pounds – to tout torque. Which is so very EV. It is a change of verbiage intended to nudge people a bit farther down the electrification highway. Get them to use the new terminology. […]