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Comment: Re:I don't mind driving (Score 1) 307

by Kiaser Zohsay (#48370505) Attached to: I'm most interested in robots that will...

The approach Google is taking with their self-driving cars is all wrong. The self-driving car should not look like a Smart car or a Fiat, it should look and work like a limo. I should be able to get comfortable and relax so I can use my time productively, carry on a conversation, sleep, or whatever else happens in the back of a limo.

Comment: Re:How to troubleshoot. (Score 1) 548

Here, here. Also, maintenance is a good way to learn how things can break, and from that you can learn how to build things that are less likely to break in the first place. One thing that people who work with me hear over and over again is "Fix it so it stays fixed."

The tree of research must from time to time be refreshed with the blood of bean counters. -- Alan Kay