Google Test Drives It's Computer Driven Cars In Houston, Texas, U.S.A


I must say that the idea of having driverless cars is really nice. Unfortunately it might take some years before such cars would work perfectly on Nigerian roads.

So far Google's Cars have had about 11 accidents which Google claim to be minor accidents. Google wants to test the cars on different terrains.

Texas has always been open to innovations. It also the one of the first cities to test out Google Fiber.
However, residents are surprised to see the cars driving in their city as Google only sought for permission from the Governor Greg Abbot,The State's Transport Department, local police and other authorities and did not announce it publicly neither did they inform the press .

On it's Google Plus Page, residents of other cities are requesting that the cars be tested in their different cities as well.

Austin is the first major city outside of Mountain View, CA(California) where Google has tested its vehicles, although Nevada
approved Google’s self-driving testers back in 2012 as well. During the driving experiments, two safety drivers will ride aboard the autonomous Lexus crossovers to take over in case of equipment

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