Issue No. 02 - Feb. (2017 vol. 50)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2017.59
Barry Brown , Stockholm University
Until the day comes when all vehicles are fully autonomous, self-driving cars must be more than safe and efficient--they must also understand and interact naturally with human drivers. The web extras include videos demonstrating "rude" behavior by Tesla's Autopilot system, www.youtube.com/watch?v=el4OdwtgzNk; a human driver confused by self-driving technology, www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uj-rK8V-rik; and aggressive driving prompted by self-driving technology, www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbSQm3YaAzA.
Automobile electronics, Autonomous automobiles, Road transportation, Intelligent systems, Embedded systems
B. Brown, "The Social Life of Autonomous Cars," in Computer, vol. 50, no. 2, pp. 92-96, 2017.