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Refresher course: 7 Reasons Why #Autonomous #Cars Are 'Absolutely Not Ready' @missy_cummings

MADISON, Wis.—Self-driving cars, if Google and automakers have their way, would already be on the road — with passengers as guinea pigs and no safety oversight in place. If that sounds like hyperbole, think again. High-tech and auto companies clearly prefer to let autonomous cars learn from their mistakes by driving more miles in the real world environment. The sooner those cars hit the road under minimum state and federal safety rules, the better for the corporate bottom line. Last week during a U.S. Senate hearing , Duke University robotics professor Mary Cummings testified that autonomous cars are “absolutely not ready for widespread deployment.” Prof. Mary Cummings at Senate Hearing The crux of the issue, according to Cummings, is twofold: There is a lack of “principled, evidenced-based tests and evaluations” for autonomous cars, and little leadership from federal regu...

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