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Google posted a video of the self-driving car taking a legally blind man for a spin, showing one of the possibilities and benefits that could come from the technology.
"Where this would change my life is to give me the independence and the flexibility to go to the places I both want to go and need to go when I need to do those things," Steve Mahan says in the video.
Originally posted by DestroyDestroyDestroy
reply to post by AwakeinNM
Actually, self-driving cars would help reduce drunk driving accidents substantially. I would think it a necessity in the near future that every car come with some self-driving capability.
Originally posted by N3k9Ni
reply to post by Skepticesque
Revenues from DUI, speeding and myriad other violations would drop dramatically. I wonder if you would even need a license?
Originally posted by dayve
Coulda just ordered a pizza...
Originally posted by NuclearPaul
Sounds like a great idea.
But people will lose faith in the technology very quickly if it ever makes a mistake...