AgeLab Research Scientist Bryan Reimer writes in Forbes on recent major innovations in vehicle autonomy and how far away we are from a "fully self-driving future:"
While one might be excited about the exceedingly impressive technological advances being displayed on public roads, optimistic biases can hold someone back from fully discussing technological limitations, ethical dilemmas, safety concerns, etc. emerging along the way to a desired goal. Others have too much of a pessimistic view, failing to appreciate or give due credit to the complexities that have been overcome.
Read Dr. Reimer's thoughts in full here.