Tag Archives: highways

Highway driving: a human era adventure

Self-driving cars have hit a bit of a speedbump since the fatality in Phoenix last year in which an SDC with a distracted human co-pilot failed to cope with a human jaywalker. Nevertheless, the imminence of SDC as well as the AI features already found in cars still nominally human-driven put in a different light […]

Accidents- waiting- to- happen [op ed Cape Cod Times 3 september 2013]

A local teen killed trying to cross Route 6 on his bike. A town doing its best to share in the grief of the bereaved single mom. The police quickly determine that nobody is at fault. Nobody is charged. Nobody is to blame. But it feels like maybe the summer crowding itself is somehow to […]