Self-Driving cars

Brandon Russell
Brandon Russell

When self driving cars become a commonplace thing, how can we enjoy the luxury of a self driving car without being at the mercy of others?

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Nolan Hall
Nolan Hall

Whenever the goverments decide let let us.

Jacob Carter
Jacob Carter

Not at all. Self-driving cars are bait to get you right into full control.

Ayden Bennett
Ayden Bennett

They may not allow us to drive non-certified cars on public road
GNU+road when

Blake Mitchell
Blake Mitchell

do you think we'll be able to mess with certified cars to an extent so that they think they have control but don't?

John Johnson
John Johnson

be in 2028
cloud based cars
forced to use company botnet car
fine, going to mod the fuck out of it
bought modded sbc from shady user
car ai light turns red like HAL
may be it knows
screw it, lock car up in Faraday cage
"Warning: Disconnected with grid"
Small print "Thanks to Always On TM, your car is always safe"
"Authorities invesgiation in 10...9"
hands literally shaking
heart bumping fast
brain turns to spaghetti
"...7"
quickly switch sbc
spoof botnet signal
tear down cage
tty output: Error: Api incompetatible
Required version 23434FFFFF.1a
Your version 23434FFFFF.1
shit shit shit
roBOTNET cops knocking on door
fuck fuck fuck
"ERROR: DMA access from backup 30G modem detected"
remote exected self-destruct sequence
News headline: terrorist modified car killing 1 citizen

David Roberts
David Roberts

everyone is forced to "will grow larger" in the future

a fucking book could be made about a cyberpunk guy who starts out just as a simple hacker spoofing cars until he spoofed the wrong car and ends up tangled in world stakes. Would be very Snow Crash

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Andrew Mitchell
Andrew Mitchell

Self-driving cars it like turning in your guns, except instead of outsourcing your safety to the government, you are outsourcing your right to control your movement to the government.

Noah Smith
Noah Smith

People managed to move without cars for thousands of years

Zachary Myers
Zachary Myers

I want some self walking legs too.

Austin Martin
Austin Martin

They may not allow us to drive non-certified cars on public road
They already do that retard.

Asher Lewis
Asher Lewis

Self-driving cares are retard-tier botnet shit. Cities shouldn't be build around needing a car, and there's this thing called trains that most of the world uses. That said this will primarily effect ZOGmerica.

Nathan Collins
Nathan Collins

Well tell all the niggers and Asians to learn how to drive and get off their fucking phones so we stop having so many retarded accidents that are extraordinarily easy to prevent.
I'd love to stand against self driving cars but the average consumer has forced me to support removing their driving privileges with their sheer incompetence alone.

Luis Thompson
Luis Thompson

you're already at the mercy of others with your car. disregarding sophisticated (and thus more error prone) mechanical designs, we already have remote control cars. your ECU is 10 gorillian lines of C written by an industry that's lived under a rock for 40 years. self-driving cars should be an obvious no-go
Cities shouldn't be build around needing a car,
they already are and they're already shit

Luis James
Luis James

using a car with a ECU/computer
ever
What are you doing nigger? I'd sooner walk then get in a botnet deathtrap with one of those things. Just drive cars made prior to 1991 and its no big deal. Or make your own car and get it liscensed, or dont. Maybe driver a old motorcycle and or equivelent without a computer on it. Get a ATV or make a zepplin, whatever you do avoid the botnet like the plauge as the bubonic plauge is much more safe and healthy.

Samuel Martin
Samuel Martin

Flying cars are gonna be a doozy.

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John Fisher
John Fisher

When self driving cars become a commonplace thing
Not going to happen.

Xavier Mitchell
Xavier Mitchell

Self driving cars are always going to be untrustworthy garbage, but they shouldn't really pose a problem to somebody not stupid enough to buy one within my lifetime. There will always be plenty of cheap old cars to buy, and the government is unlikely to be able to restrict their usage anytime soon without massively angering millions of car owners.

Jackson Gonzalez
Jackson Gonzalez

be Assange/Stallman/Cory Doctorow or some whistle-blower or activist
buy self-driving car
go on a trip
(((they))) order it to drive into a tree at full speed
MSM: Bug in self-driving car causes fatality

very old cars are unsafe in case of accident, unless you buy a truck or Hammer

Lucas Gutierrez
Lucas Gutierrez

But I like my crunchstick.
Only argument for fully self-driving cars are that you can take a nap or drive home after going on the mother of all benders.
People who can't drive are why public transportation exists, get on the bus casualfags.

Isaiah Gomez
Isaiah Gomez

First don't get in accidents. Second you are a liar. A full steel framed vehicle vs a cheap peice of cy+4 botnet plastic with alluminum frame, the winner is the steel frame vehicle in a head on collision. Third anti features like a remotely controlled computer in your vehicle is more dangerous then any bullshit excuse you can make up about pre-1991 vehicles. The older vehicles are able to be fixed and callibrated yourself with simple tools unlike the newer ones that require propietary software just to change a spark plug or adjust compression ratios.

Chase Clark
Chase Clark

self driving car
without being at the mercy of others
Pick one. The company behind the car's software can easily get anyone it wants killed. It can also have people it dislike take the worse route during peak hours, etc.
the winner is the steel frame vehicle in a head on collision.
Yes, but some people would prefer they rather than the car survive the accident. Modern cars are made to absorb the shock to ease things for the people inside. You can also control and stop a lighter car much easier. I do much prefer old car designs though. You didn't address his point btw, which is that with a self-driving car the car may decide to get you into an accident.

John Parker
John Parker

You lack imagination. Regulation won't even be necessary, what's going to happen is the FSD cars will get more and more popular, and as their safety track record gets proven (yeah, they will have bugs and do stupid/dangerous, but less stupid dangerous shit than the human drivers), insurance rates will adjust accordingly, to the point where it becomes uneconomical to have anything else.

Nathan Nguyen
Nathan Nguyen

self driving cars
Not in the near future.
Tangential related news:
[https://archive.ph/3CMvk] theguardian.com/technology/2019/may/28/a-white-collar-sweatshop-google-assistant-contractors-allege-wage-theft

“Do you believe in magic?” Google asked attendees of its annual developer conference this May, playing the seminal Lovin’ Spoonful tune as an introduction. Throughout the three-day event, company executives repeatedly answered yes while touting new features of the Google Assistant, the company’s version of Alexa or Siri, that can indeed feel magical. The tool can book you a rental car, tell you what the weather is like at your mother’s house, and even interpret live conversations across 26 languages.
But to some of the Google employees responsible for making the Assistant work, the tagline of the conference – “Keep making magic” – obscured a more mundane reality: the technical wizardry relies on massive data sets built by subcontracted human workers earning low wages.
“It’s smoke and mirrors if anything,” said a current Google employee who, as with the others quoted in this story, spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the press. “Artificial intelligence is not that artificial; it’s human beings that are doing the work.”
<Google AI is low paid hired worker

Luis Gomez
Luis Gomez

You can also control and stop a lighter car much easier.
Are you implying modern cars are lighter? Cars have been getting heavier since the early 2000s, and a big reason for that is all the safety bloat.
If engine tech hadn't advanced enough, a modern car would be a gaz guzzler compared to an equivalent one from 20 years ago. And imagine how much more mileage they'd get if they were as light as older cars.

Mason Perry
Mason Perry

This. Cars have been getting heavier. More weight means it requires more energy.
If you put the same engine in a modern car and an old car, driving the old car will cost less.
At the same time there are giant gasoline taxes in Europe (In Germany and France the gov takes more than half of the price) while they add regulations to add to the plastic heap.
Another thing is the room. Modern cars are huge on the outside, while in the inside there is barely any space because everything is covered in plastic.
Then you have those pesky warning signals which beep if you're not strapped even if the car is standing in the parking lot.
The accident argument is the only argument speaking for modern cars. However old cars had weaker motors too.
Now I tell you the funny thing: Here in Germany car accidents have been declining for 20 years!

Kevin Powell
Kevin Powell

In Germany, people are required to do serious training to get their driver's license. This leads to a higher quality of driving behavior. In America, all that's required to get a driver's license is to drive around a block and park the car behind another car. It is a complete joke of a licensing qualification.

Logan Hughes
Logan Hughes

there are reasons for that
in Germany cities are compact and packed, so distances are smaller, there is good cycling infrastructure and public transport
in America cities and states are spread out, distances are bigger, no cycling infrastructure outside of biggest cities and shit public transport except biggest cities like NY

Europe and European society are just better designed, America was made by capitalism and greedy jews
Communism and Socialism are superior to Capitalism and Corporationism

Camden Garcia
Camden Garcia

Europe and European society
Communism and Socialism
Lol nigger, back to Venezuela with you.