Rear-End Collisions and AI Self-Driving Cars: Plus Apple-Lexus Incident

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Rear-end collisions. They can be a doozy. Let me share with you an example that happened to me some years ago. I was stopped at a red light and idly looking around, awaiting a green light. My driver’s…

Coopetition and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Competitors usually fight tooth and nail for every inch of ground they can gain over the other. It’s a dog eat dog world and if you can gain an advantage over your competition, so the better you shall…

Ensemble Machine Learning for AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider How do you learn something? That’s the same question that we need to ask when trying to achieve Machine Learning (ML). In what way can we undertake “learning” for a computer and seek to “teach” the system to…

Accidents Contagion and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider A contagion is usually considered a virus that spreads from person to person. Contagion can also generally be used to mean that some kind of practice or idea is spread, usually one of a harmful nature. At a…

Ridesharing Services and AI Self-Driving Cars: Notably Uber-In or Uber-Out – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Stick to your knitting. That’s a famous line and the implication is that you should do what you know best to do. It acts also as a warning to be wary of going beyond your knitting. If you…

Looking for Startups Pertaining to AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Hear ye, hear ye! Start-up’s, start your engines. There’s a bonanza of AI self-driving car start-ups and likely many more soon to be birthed. It’s a sensible thing to consider, given the pot of gold at the end…

Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) and AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider I’ve ridden many times on the BART system in San Francisco (that’s the Bay Area Rapid Transit, or BART system, which provides mass transit throughout the Bay Area). Typically, during work transit times in the morning and the…

Code Obfuscation for AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Earlier in my career, I was hired to reverse engineer a million lines of code for a system that the original developer had long since disappeared. He had left behind no documentation. The firm had at least gotten…

Affordability of AI Self-Driving Cars – AI Trends

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider They’ll cost too much. They will only be for the elite. Having one will be a sign of prestige. It’s a rich person’s toy. The “have nots” will not be able to get one. People are going to…