Falling gas prices have been a welcome relief for Bay Area drivers, but they pose a serious problem for state coffers.
Decree Number 1604 gives officials the right to deny drivers licenses to people with certain “disorders.” The list includes everything from sexual preference and gender identity, to schizophrenia and pathological gambling.
High wind advisories remain in effect Thursday for the Bay Bridge and the San Mateo Bridge, according to California Highway Patrol officials.
There’s a blizzard warning for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, but that hasn’t stopped people from trying to make it to the high country.
California’s Department of Motor Vehicles is expanding office hours as it prepares to issue an expected 1.4 million licenses to people in the country illegally.
Google Glass Creates Dangerous Blind Spots, Could Be Dangerous For Driving Says Group Of UCSF Ophthalmologists
Ophthalmologists are warning Google Glass users to watch out for blind spots.
Just because you can talk to your car doesn’t mean you should. Two new studies have found that voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems may be making the distracted-driving problem worse instead of better.
The tool detects the radio frequencies that emit from a vehicle when someone inside is using a cellphone, according to the Virginain-Pilot newspaper. It’s not clear how the operator will be able to distinguish between a driver and a passenger in that same car texting.
New technology could make it easier to find a parking space in Palo Alto with an idea to give drivers information about open spaces in city garages.
A Bay Area start-up is offering a way to eliminate distracted driving while enabling access to technology.