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Self-driving cars doomed to be bullied by pedestrians

John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: meek cars and commuting

"And deer. ...you need to drive right up to them so they see you as a threat. That kind of psychology is not so easy to program."

Especially if it gets it wrong and tries that with a cow. Cows are more likely to spook and might well kick the crap out of your robocar as it panics and runs the wrong way, as an acquaintance of mine will relate at every damned opportunity.

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