The Autonomous Report: Proliferation of advanced systems may make drivers worse

A "self-driving" van caused some raised eyebrows in Arlington, Virginia, but it turned out that the car had a human driver ... who was dressed up as a car seat. It was part of an experiment to observe people's reactions to new technology.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — August 13, 2017 — In this week’s Autonomous Report, we look into the unexpected high costs of autonomous vehicles (AVs), the deleterious effect of automation on driving skills, a self-driving “hoax” turns out to be a research project in disguise and much, much more! – One reason not to […]