Tag: Self-driving Cars

Vandalized Street Signs Alter Behavior of Self-Driving Vehicles

Self-driving cars are the future of automotive technology. Although these vehicles are well programmed, they are still prone to issues and trickery. A team of eight researchers successfully altered street signs to confuse self-driving cars. The cars’ internal software wrongfully classified the signs and consequently made bad decisions. Self-Driving Cars Are Not Immune to Error One aspect of self-driving cars that makes them so appealing is how they can analyze the environment to make their own decisions. Most autonomous vehicles are …
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MIT Researchers Experiment With Parallel Autonomy Solution for Self-driving Cars

The concept of self-driving cars is both intriguing and scary at the same time. In most cases, these vehicles will be controlled by a software-based artificial intelligence which still allows the human driver to take over. However, a new project is in development which allows the AI to take control of the car only when the human driver is about to make a mistake. This is quite an intriguing concept …
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Ohio’s Route 33 Will be Turned Into a Self-driving car Test Circuit

The autonomous vehicle industry is slowly heating up all over the United States. A lot of major car manufacturers have unveiled their plans for self-driving vehicles. However, several states want to play a big role in this process as well. Ohio, in particular, is opening part of Route 33 for the testing of self-driving vehicles. An intriguing turn of events hardly anyone saw coming. Ohio Is A Big Fan of …
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New Way to Test Self-driving Cars Requires Less Time to Reach Conclusions

Self-driving cars continue to pique the interest of enthusiasts worldwide. Testing these autonomous vehicles is quite a challenge though, as things are not as straightforward as it may seem. It appears a team of researchers have successfully developed a way to make this process simpler. Moreover, this accelerated testing process should reduce the amount of time needed to test self-driving vehicles altogether. A New Way To Test Self-driving Cars It …
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