16 Oct '15, 12pm

Watch This Tesla Drive Itself

Just as you should avoid the hospital in July (when new-fledged M.D.s begin to really learn their craft), so now may be a good time to give wide berth to any Tesla Model S you may see. Today Tesla Motors finally uploaded its Autopilot software to owners, and many of them are experimenting with it on the road: "Look, Ma! No hands!" Plenty of videos are up, mostly from enthusiasts. Here’s a cute one from John Bates, who lists himself on Twitter as a tech executive and a Tesla owner: As the company said it would do a few months ago, it has put in several constraints to protect the people in the car from overconfidence. The car changes lanes only after Bates hits the turn indicator, and it requires him to put his hands on the wheel every 10 seconds. That last trick was introduced in the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class, the first commercial car that could say (if it could talk) that...

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