No Drivers Needed

Exciting news broke regarding autonomous cars. Uber announced it started testing a self-driving car in Pittsburgh, the city where I attended college, cruised the the three rivers and discovered the joy of French fries on garden salads. More importantly for the tech, as I said in a previous post about emerging autonomous vehicles, driving in…

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…