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Illinois Governor Wants Speed Cameras On Freeways, Taxation Without…

Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is proposing a system of speed cameras lining the state's freeways, targeting speeders in order to generate revenue supporting additional Chicago-based tactical police units. This is easily the most anti-motorists' rights idea we've heard from a politician in about thirty-seven… » 8/07/08 12:15pm 8/07/08 12:15pm

Vauxhall Insignia Sports Sign-Reading Camera

GM's Vauxhall division — the one magically appearing in New England — is poised to release a forward-looking camera in the 2009 Vauxhall Insignia, which has us wondering why nobody ever thought of it before. The camera is a clever design, engineered to identify and read signs on the roadside while moving. Why would… » 6/20/08 4:40pm 6/20/08 4:40pm