New Car Designs by Google - Sans Drivers
Google has done it again. A posting on the company's authorized blog reports that Google Engineers have, after various checks and experiments, developed expertise which permits vehicles to "propel" themselves. The automated vehicles, which have logged over 140000 miles around California, sans driver,use video cameras, radar sensors and a laser variety finder to see other traffic. It has comprehensive charts to navigate ahead,according to Program Technician Sebastian Thruns, and "first in robotics research"at Google. However, it is reported that the vehicles are not ever unmanned for security reasons. There is always a person behind the wheels besides a program operator as a traveller passenger who monitors the software. However, theCars sans driver is very much in an untested platform.