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Robot cars probably won't happen, sniffs US transport chief

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Code could make "moral decisions" based on flag.

"a nice 120 mph cruise on the interstates drafting inches behind a long line of other automated cars would make short work of long trips"

...until the lead car suffers a spontaneous blowout. Moments later, you'll have a massive 20-car pileup on the motorway and probably more than a few fatalities. These sci-fi scenarios never take Murphy into account.

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