This week was a turning point for autonomous vehicles. Ken Pyle (@viodi) has been following this technology for years and took a spin with Marc Farley (@GoFarley) to share his perspective on the big announcements from Ford and Uber this week. Ford says they are going to make an autonomous vehicle – something Ken refers to as a driverless carriage – in 2021. By itself, this could seem a bit far-fetched, but when you consider that Uber disclosed plans to start testing driverless car services in Pittsburgh this autumn, it does not.
A transcript will be published when it is available.