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Old September 9 2013, 06:38 PM   #28
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Re: Technological Stagnation

Robert Maxwell wrote: View Post
I can guarantee you it would react far more quickly and accurately than you or I could. I'd bet my life on it.
We might be closer than you think. The new Mercedes S series coming out this fall will have what they call, 'autopilot.'

It will essentiall steer the car and hold the car between the lines and will auto break the vehicle if it senses a hazard.

It's not a true driverless vehcile because if the driver takes their hands off the steering wheel for more than 10 seconds it will disengage the autopilot.

Also, sad but true - most of us cannot afford an $80,000 vehicle.

Mercedes semi-driverless car
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