Five challenges for self-driving cars

Experts weigh in on the roadblocks and research efforts

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DRIVERLESS FUTURE  Self-driving cars struggle when faced with variable environments or unpredictable situations. Cars that get maps, updates and other data from the cloud will also be vulnerable to hacking.

James Provost

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