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As a software developer, would you ride in a self-driving car?

Survey period: 23 Feb 2015 to 2 Mar 2015

OptionVotes% 
Absolutely (assuming the bugs are ironed out)54228.50
Maybe - depends on which company wrote the code1678.78
Maybe - depends on whether I have other options for travel1005.26
Maybe - depending the industry as a whole proving their safety43522.87
Maybe - Not sure20610.83
Definitely not45223.76



 
GeneralNo way! Pin
Camilo Reyes1-Mar-15 13:10
professionalCamilo Reyes1-Mar-15 13:10 
GeneralRe: No way! Pin
Indivara1-Mar-15 16:17
professionalIndivara1-Mar-15 16:17 
GeneralYour kidding ? Of Course I would ! PinPopular
Andrew Torrance26-Feb-15 5:48
Andrew Torrance26-Feb-15 5:48 
General...as long as it isn't running Windows... PinPopular
Member 1073194424-Feb-15 13:31
Member 1073194424-Feb-15 13:31 
GeneralRe: ...as long as it isn't running Windows... Pin
Xmen Real 26-Feb-15 15:33
professional Xmen Real 26-Feb-15 15:33 
GeneralIt's not about self-driving PinPopular
T800G24-Feb-15 12:04
T800G24-Feb-15 12:04 
GeneralRe: It's not about self-driving PinPopular
User 1013254624-Feb-15 22:42
User 1013254624-Feb-15 22:42 
GeneralRe: It's not about self-driving Pin
User 5924126-Feb-15 14:22
User 5924126-Feb-15 14:22 
GeneralAlready fly in a self-flying plane Pin
Doug Domeny24-Feb-15 10:22
professionalDoug Domeny24-Feb-15 10:22 
GeneralRe: Already fly in a self-flying plane Pin
Chris Maunder25-Feb-15 6:28
cofounderChris Maunder25-Feb-15 6:28 
GeneralRe: Already fly in a self-flying plane Pin
Michele Hill25-Feb-15 9:55
Michele Hill25-Feb-15 9:55 
GeneralRe: Already fly in a self-flying plane Pin
John M Bundy26-Feb-15 3:11
John M Bundy26-Feb-15 3:11 
GeneralSome of the implications of this technology ... PinPopular
mekDroid24-Feb-15 8:20
mekDroid24-Feb-15 8:20 
GeneralRe: Some of the implications of this technology ... Pin
User 1013254624-Feb-15 22:46
User 1013254624-Feb-15 22:46 
GeneralRe: Some of the implications of this technology ... Pin
Ron Anders28-Feb-15 5:27
Ron Anders28-Feb-15 5:27 
GeneralHrmm... lets consider what its adoption *MIGHT* mean.... Pin
TheGDog24-Feb-15 6:09
TheGDog24-Feb-15 6:09 
GeneralI would drive...erm...be driven... Pin
Sinisa Hajnal24-Feb-15 3:53
professionalSinisa Hajnal24-Feb-15 3:53 
GeneralRe: I would drive...erm...be driven... Pin
CDP180224-Feb-15 7:57
CDP180224-Feb-15 7:57 
GeneralRe: I would drive...erm...be driven... Pin
Sinisa Hajnal24-Feb-15 21:09
professionalSinisa Hajnal24-Feb-15 21:09 
GeneralRe: I would drive...erm...be driven... Pin
User 1013254624-Feb-15 23:02
User 1013254624-Feb-15 23:02 
It's already happening without computers driving...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-31295774[^]

I've been driving for 25 years, done up to 40,000 miles a year on occasion. There have been a few near misses and I'm honest enough to admit a few mistakes on my part, simply due to human error.

I try to be careful and try to stick to the speed limit, but there are always distractions - I know we all believe we're the worlds greatest driver, but really we're not. Most of the time we're lucky. Most of the time we don't even realise that we've been lucky, we assume it's talent Laugh | :laugh:

Anyone who thinks they're a great driver is deluding themselves.
How do you know so much about swallows? Well, you have to know these things when you're a king, you know.


modified 31-Aug-21 21:01pm.

GeneralThe insurance companies will make sure we use the cars! Pin
mekDroid24-Feb-15 3:30
mekDroid24-Feb-15 3:30 
GeneralMessage Removed Pin
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professionalN_tro_P24-Feb-15 3:44 
GeneralRe: The insurance companies will make sure we use the cars! Pin
mekDroid24-Feb-15 3:50
mekDroid24-Feb-15 3:50 
GeneralRe: The insurance companies will make sure we use the cars! Pin
MichealHunt7524-Feb-15 5:01
professionalMichealHunt7524-Feb-15 5:01 
GeneralRe: The insurance companies will make sure we use the cars! Pin
Wastedtalent25-Feb-15 1:57
professionalWastedtalent25-Feb-15 1:57 

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