driverless cars http://kalw.org en Driverless Distraction: Will we be safe when our cars drive themselves? http://kalw.org/post/driverless-distraction-will-we-be-safe-when-our-cars-drive-themselves <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p>When you listen to the radio in your car, you’re listening -- but mostly driving. Your hands are on the wheel, eyes on the road, and you’re aware of the cars around you, your speed, and your environment.But, it’s really easy to take our eyes off the windshield, even just for a second.</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:15:07 +0000 Angela Johnston 34937 at http://kalw.org Driverless Distraction: Will we be safe when our cars drive themselves? Driverless Cars in California http://kalw.org/post/driverless-cars-california <p></p><p>Google's self-driving cars have been seen all over Bay Area roads for several years, but now that California has passed SB 1298, autonomous vehicles could become a reality here much faster than many people have predicted. Will these 'driverless' cars prevent some of the 5 million motor accidents in the United States by eliminating human error and distraction? How will manufacturers resolve the safety and liability issues related to autonomous vehicles? What about the privacy concerns about the data that self driving cars will collect?</p><p> Tue, 07 May 2013 21:10:57 +0000 City Visions 26833 at http://kalw.org Driverless Cars in California