Blog Heap o'Transport Links 26 May 2009

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Blog-Heap links regarding transportation and related infrastructure,
also energy, because it takes energy to transport,
and virtuality, because telepresence saves on transpresence.

Transport Law

Four states adopt 'no-smiles' policy for driver's licenses Tue 2009 May 26, 10:59pm

Four states are ordering people to wipe the grins off their faces in their license photos. "Neutral facial expressions" are required at departments of motor vehicles (DMVs) in Arkansas, Indiana, Nevada and Virginia. That means you can't smile, or smile very much. Other states may follow.

Digital Policing

Obama Set to Create A Cybersecurity Czar With Broad Mandate Tue 2009 May 26, 5:11pm

ObamaPresident Obama is expected to announce late this week that he will create a "cyber czar," a senior White House official who will have broad authority to develop strategy to protect the nation's government-run and private computer networks, according to people who have been briefed on the plan.