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by Isaac Asimov

Fascinating short story that details a visit to a kind of preserve for autonomous vehicles. I'm particularly interested because of the way that cars are being "trained" by watching millions of human behaviors using deep learning algorithms.

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Self-Steering Buses In Cambridge
   Self-steering cars and buses are coming!

Autonomous Cars: Who Is Responsible For Driving?
   It's been a criminal offense for at least a hundred years to drive manually on a public highway.- Arthur C. Clarke, 1976.

No Human Drivers By 2040 - Israel
   'It's been a criminal offense... to drive manually on a public highway.' - Arthur C. Clarke, 1976.

Tesla Autopilot's 40 Percent Crash Reduction
   ''I hope all those other cars are on automatic,' he said anxiously.' - Arthur C. Clarke, 1976

U of M's MCity To Feature Asimov's Automatobuses
   Should you turn autonomous buses off?

Autonomous Cars Talk To Each Other At MCity
   'My cars talk to one another.' - Isaac Asimov, 1953.

Pegasus, Nvidia Supercomputer For Autonomous Driving
   '...a 2045 convertible with a Hennis-Carleton positronic motor and an Armat chassis.' - Isaac Asimov, 1953.

Tesla Electric Automatobus Prototype Spotted?
   Those buses need to feed on something.

When Will The Feds Ban Human Drivers?
   'The first laws came out forcing the old machines off the highways...' - Isaac Asimov, 1953.

World's First Autonomous Tram In Germany
   What's it like for autonomous trams when they're turned off at night?

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