The Driverless Car Tipping Point Is Coming Soon

Here’s a recent prediction from Cisco’s technology trend watchers: In 5 to 7 years, it’ll cost us more to drive our cars than to let them drive us. At a moment when Google dominates the conversation in key auto tech sectors — capturingattention in May as it demonstrated its cars’ latest driverless acumen, in terms of mapping, sensing and responding — two reasonable questions emerge: How would driverless cars cost us less to use, and how close are we to commercially available models on our roads? “Considering that not only Google, but also automakers, such as Nissan, Audi and Toyota, are… Continue reading