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Mar 30, 2007 (08:03 PM EDT)

Read the Original Article at http://www.informationweek.com/news/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=198701501


Computer scientists at the University of Essex are building what they say is the first driverless model car. They'll use a standard remote-control model car, mount a PC on the chassis, and attach a video camera and sensors. Software will let the car recognize obstacles and make tactical decisions as it drives.
disruptive dial: low