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#1 Read the following Article entitled:
Uber’s First Self-Driving Fleet Arrives in Pittsburg This Month
http://www.nextpittsburgh.com/business-tech-news/bloomberg-reports-ubers-first-self-driving-fleet-will-arrive-pittsburgh-month/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
A youtube video about this may also be helpful:
#2 Watch the following video by CGP Grey comparing the driving of humans and self-driving vehicles:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHzzSao6ypE&feature=youtu.be (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
#3 Discuss the following questions with your classmates on the discussion board
1. Why is Uber rushing to put driverless vehicles into service?
2. What are the positives of self-driving vehicles? What could go wrong? What are the possible risks from driverless ridesharing vehicles?
3. Ford has indicated it will develop a ridesharing service with driverless cars as well. Between companies like Uber, Ford, and Google, who do you think is best positioned to be successful at this business?