Science Saturday

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I read up on a few very interesting tech/science articles this week and thought they were good enough to share…

1) Google is taking it’s self-driving cars to the next phase- creating a self-driving car that no longer has a steering wheel or gas pedal:

Here’s a more detailed demo of the google’s self-driving car in action:

This is amazing stuff, and could replace the taxi industry as we know it. Think of the amount of time savings and convenience this would bring. What’s not so amazing is a chink of the negative comments on this I’ve seen online from people who have trouble thinking outside the box and are unable to see the benefits this will bring. Instead, they complain about computers taking away their “freedom” to drive, computers being untrustworthy/dangerous to have in control, a sign of lazy consumers, cars look ugly, cares don’t look safe, etc…

These…

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