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Dumb new RAND report claims it’s impossible to road-test a robot

Dumb new RAND report claims it’s impossible to road-test a robot It’s impossible to road-test a car well enough to be sure that it will be safe in all situations.It is simply more effective to invest in robot testing than human testing, in terms of the safety return, and so it’s our responsibility to do so.

Self-driving cars: Great for safety, but they'll lose the insurance industry $20 billion

The new self-driving cars will be good for road safety, but they'll also hurt the vehicle insurance industry, with research suggesting that it could cut US$20 billion from insurance premiums worldwide by 2020.The research, conducted by US companies 'Swiss Re' and 'Here', found that the number of crashes will drop by 80% by 2035, which will dramatically cut into insurance revenue.

WHAT THE ACTUAL FUCK?

so CH t) poms 1 hour agoI dent really see prenatal alcohol exposure as an Issue of bodily autonomy, but as a man, I' m going tocheck my privilege here and step back and see what others have to say.I see it as more of an ableism Issue.

Fatal "autopilot" car crash puts Tesla's life on the line

Fatal "autopilot" car crash puts Tesla's life on the line The crash claimed the life of 40-year-old Joshua Brown, a customer who was an innovator and a friend of Tesla and the broader EV community, "believed strongly in Tesla’s mission".The crash happened in the United States back in May, when the Tesla collided with a truck-and-trailer.

More Tesla crashes muddy Autopilot's waters: are drivers just too careless?

More Tesla crashes muddy Autopilot's waters: are drivers just too careless? Another Tesla crash has prompted more calls about the controversial Autopilot system to be renamed after this time a Model X crashed in Pennsylvania in the United States.Elon Musk announced on Twitter today that the Tesla Autopilot was not at fault in this latest crash - in fact the entire Autopilot system was disabled, meaning the driver might be entirely at fault.

Other countries are ‘beating’ the US to fully driverless cars. Let them.

Other countries are ‘beating’ the US to fully driverless cars. Let them. In principle, there are only a few reasons to consider getting upset about a plan like this.I’d say that Uber can still claim to be shooting for the first commercial self-driving taxi service.