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[–] DearestTrudeau 1 points 10 points (+11|-1) ago 

A lot of trucking involves more than simple point to point, and a lot of climates will not support computer controlled vehicles with the shit tier technology being used now.

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[–] twee 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

Funny thing about Moore's Law...


[–] Sippio 2 points 0 points (+2|-2) ago 

That will just leave the most skilled truckers with a job. Automated trucks, even for just simple point to point, will reduce the demand for drivers.


[–] Nihilist 3 points -2 points (+1|-3) ago 

If a redneck can learn to drive a truck with 90%+ safety in 8 weeks why wouldn't a program be written to outperform the redneck driver?

A robot beat Ken Jennings on jeopardy.

Trucking is an unnecessarily dangerous method of transporting goods in a post digital age.

Ask wal mart if they would prefer autonomous trucking as opposed to paying out tens of millions in settlements due to "tired" driver