Autonomous Overlords

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Tesla On Autopilot Crashes Into Police Car — Again

Further validating the NHTSA investigation into such things, another Tesla flying on Autopilot has crashed into a police car conducting a routine traffic stop, this time in Florida, reports Automotive News. It may or may not be the fault of Autopilot itself. It is certainly the driver’s responsibility, because either way, he shouldn’t be allowing … Continue reading Tesla On Autopilot Crashes Into Police Car — Again

NHTSA Opens Probe Into Tesla Autopilot Crashes

It’s been a long time coming, but it was crashes with emergency vehicles that prompted the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to open an investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot semi-autonomous driving feature. Since January 2018, there have been 17 injuries and one death in 11 crashes, all of which involve Teslas operating in Autopilot mode colliding … Continue reading NHTSA Opens Probe Into Tesla Autopilot Crashes