Why the utopian vision of driverless cars is still a very long way off
The race to bring driverless cars to our roads is in full swing. The automotive and technology industries are vying to be the first to market, while Google will tell you that it has driverless cars and that this technology is already possible. This may be the case on a smaller scale for cars that are connected on a Google metro, but this cannot yet be reflected on a mainstream level.
To make the driverless car a reality for the mass market, we need to understand how sensors, compute, and...