Comments on Heinlein Controlways Predicted By Kiwi Profs
Professors seem to be channeling RAH on this one. (Read
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|"This is unlikely to happen because a decentralized system in individual cars is easier to implement and distribute. The upcoming DARPA Grand Challenge, in which cars are to self-navigate in an urban course, is a good proof-of-principle. Furthermore, a decentralized system is easier to upgrade piecewise than a huge, centralized system. And a decentralized system makes it a little more difficult for the government to keep tabs on your comings and goings. But I'm all for self-driving cars."
(ondigo 9/1/2007 7:55:48 PM)
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