Predictions for 2021 by Elon Musk

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Source: YouTube Date: January 5th, 2021 Link to 15 minute video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKUOkiKHD8U Discussion The first prediction is that self-driving cars will put Uber out of business, because there will be a platform (possible built by Tesla) that will allow you to let your Tesla go and make money for you by being a self-driving taxi…. Read more »

What Uber Learned from a Year of Self Driving

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Ride hailing company Uber took to the streets of Pittsburgh in late 2016 with self-driving cars. Here’s what riders and the company learned from letting robots take the wheel. Source: Wired Magazine Date: January 3rd, 2018 Link: https://www.wired.com/video/what-uber-learned-from-a-year-of-self-driving Discussion 1) Why is a ride-hailing company so focused on self-driving vehicles? 2) Is Uber a tech company, a car… Read more »