Waymo’s Cars Drive 10 Million Miles a Day In a Perilous Virtual World

A simulation lets autonomous cars experience situations that are too dangerous to try in reality.You could argue that  Waymo, the self-driving subsidiary of Alphabet, has the safest autonomous cars around. It’s certainly covered the most miles. But in recent years, serious accidents involving early systems from Uber and Tesla have eroded public trust in the nascent technology. To win it back, putting in the miles on real roads just isn’t enough. READ MORE ON: MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW

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