26 Jul '13, 5pm

I Love the Future! Reshaping America’s Driving Experience With Driverless Cars

I’m looking forward to cars that are smarter than many drivers happen to be. I’ve been almost killed twice by drunk drivers. We’re talking long stays in intensive care, months using a walker and more months using a cane. And I got hit once from the rear while walking well off the road on the shoulder. Someone looking at flowers on the other side of the road drifted into me…. Let computers do the driving. They don’t get drunk. They don’t zone out. They can monitor conditions in 360 degrees. They can see better through the fog and at night. When we want the fun of driving a windy country road then we can take over. But most of the time driving is a blue-assed bore. And think about doing something like going out to dinner in San Francisco. Rather than spending an hour or more finding a place to park or paying $20 for a parking garage you could just get out at the restaurant d...

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