Things get really exciting when hardware and software are upgraded at the same time. In October, Tesla announced that all of its new cars would be outfitted with equipment that would allow them to drive on their own, and released a video showing off the technology. Tesla was often called an iPad on wheels, but with this software upgrade we can call it an AI on wheels. This month Uber acquired Geometrics, another round in the race for whose intelligent rubber will hit the road.
Elon Musk tweeted the demonstration, which shows off a passenger sitting in the driver’s seat (who was required to be there by law) as the car navigated to its destination traffic, stop lights, and other road conditions before it parks itself. Read More