27 Sep '13, 10pm

The Race To Get Your Hands Off The Wheel via #robots @IEEESpectrum

The Race To Get Your Hands Off The Wheel via #robots @IEEESpectrum

The colorful cutout of a child burst into harm's way from behind the parked car, as promised. The testbed car, moving at 35 kilometers per hour, as per New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) guidelines, slammed the car to a full stop within a few feet of the cardboard child. The NCAP has reported on commercial so-called Emergency Autonomous Braking (EAB) since 2010. In the real world, cars spend a lot of time driving faster than 35 kph and EAB's role is more about damage control than damage avoidance. But sending the cutout child flying, even if it is less distance than a human-driven car would have, might undermine the clear-cut message Bosch—and Daimler, which unveiled a very autonomous car at the Frankfurt show—and other manufacturers are sending: that they will soon drive your car better than you can. Put another way: future driving software, such as that announced by Audi ...

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