|Society of Broadcast Engineers,
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
July 30, 2019: SBE Chapter 17 met to
hear about self-driving cars. They learned the technology is
advancing, but the driver behind the wheel will still be responsibility
in an accident situation...a least for the foreseeable future.
Speakers included Eric Palmer, Attorney at Meshbescher & Spence
https://meshbesher.com/ and Jacob
Miller, Autonomous Solutions Engineer at
VSI plans an autonomous test drive from Minneapolis to California soon.
A Ford Fusion car was chosen for the test because the Ford car is ready
|Then it was outside to see a car.|
|There is a camera sensor on top.
Most of the extra autonomous hardware is located in the trunk of the
car. More on the test drive at:
The future of self driving/autonomous vehicles might include robo-taxis and a need for only one or even no vehicles per household.
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