13 Apr '11, 7am

IBM driver tool predicts traffic jams: SAN FRANCISCO - IBM is testing smartphone software designed to predict tr...

IBM driver tool predicts traffic jams: SAN FRANCISCO - IBM is testing smartphone software designed to predict tr...

IBM is testing smartphone software designed to predict traffic jams and warn motorists before they even take to the roads. -- PHOTO: REUTERS SAN FRANCISCO - IBM is testing smartphone software designed to predict traffic jams and warn motorists before they even take to the roads. IBM said on Tuesday that its employees in the San Francisco and Silicon Valley areas of Northern California have been testing technology that 'will ultimately help drivers around the world' avoid foul traffic. Those involved in the pilot project agree to have location-sensing capabilities in their smartphones automatically track where they drive and when, according to IBM Smarter Traveler program manager Mr John Day. The information is fed through the Internet to computers that identify patterns such as commutes to and from work. Meanwhile, data collected from roadway censors commonly used for onli...

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