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Google's self driving car

 
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If you go to google today, they talk about a self driving car. It is too close to reality to be a great April fool though. dARPA grand challenge drove
 
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Google is now talking about a self-driving NASCAR racer.
Goes much faster.
 
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How hard can this be? It only needs to make left turns....

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We already saw the first test run of their self-driving jet dryer, it didn't work out too well.
 
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Over at Udacity.com they have a class on this: http://www.udacity.com/overview/Course/cs373
 
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I test drove, well test rode, Google's self-driving car. It rolled up the windows, locked the doors and drove me to CES to visit its girlfriend Siri. (Star-crossed lovers, no?) The worst part is I got stuck with a valet parking bill for $800. I only left them alone for like four hours! What the heck did they get up to?
 
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Self driving car? So it goes off on it's own, without you?
 
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Yeah, if you're lucky.
 
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Next thing you'll know we gonna be getting self driven employee ! The ad will be like

Tired of paying your employees with salary pay slips? Fedup with negotiating salaries ? Dont be depressed no more , Now comes the era of a "self driven employee" . This employee is self driven self motivated . Needs no salary ! Will work in good conditions and bad conditions or any conditions for that matter ! Will never ask for money nor nag about anything"

 
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Self driven employees!!! Do you realize what this means???
NO MORE MANAGERS!!!
 
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:-D no more managers no more nagging , no more "breathing-down-my-neck" situations :-D ...... But it also means no money :-x . Party time :-D


...uummm now whose gonna pay for the drinks to celebrate .... Anyone ?
 
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What is unusual about a self‑driving car? We already have self‑driving trains in London. VW have developed a tyreless car.
 
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