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Video: Oxford RobotCar Takes It to Another Level

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Charles Murray
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Re: An affordable robotcar?
Charles Murray   4/26/2013 6:17:21 PM
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Agreed, Rob. It's interesting that we accept those 30,000 fatalities so readily, yet resist autonomous vehicles in many cases.

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Rob Spiegel   4/26/2013 4:55:40 PM
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I agree, Cabe. With upwards of 30,000 Americans dying in auto accidents each year, we have a real problem. We certainly wouldn't put up with 30,000 people daying each year in plane crashes or by terror attack. Time to make cars safer.

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Cabe Atwell   4/26/2013 4:21:25 PM
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Transport vehicle 1st designs via Leonardo da Vinci.

Actual built model would be Karl Benz – first gasoline based automobile.

 

I would like to see a world of connected cars. I think it would be a safer place.

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An affordable robotcar?
Rob Spiegel   4/26/2013 9:53:29 AM
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Nice video, Cabe. Quick, tell me who invented the automobile. OK, tell me who invented a process to make the automobile affordable. Ford of course. You're right, Cabe, finding a way to make a product affordable may be the most significant aspect of a product's success.

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