Pittsburgh Drives Innovation

No more taking keys away from aging parents. No more parallel parking–although Maryland no longer requires it for driver license testing, sadly. No more driving restrictions for medical reasons. We won’t be driving, we’ll be riding if autonomous cars reign on the roadways. Carnegie Mellon (CMU)’s Navlab birthed an autonomous vehicle in 1984. Since then, many other…

Driving Blind

I still miss being a driver. I miss the independence and the convenience driving used to give me. I miss the alone time, going places that I need to go on my schedule, in my way. I miss driving down winding country roads and driving in the snow. I miss being able to be a…