The slew of world leaders, auto makers and technology companies meeting at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, agree on one thing: Self-driving cars are coming faster than we realize and we’re not ready for it, reports Rachel Abrams of The New York Times.
Abrams quotes Steve Hill, the director of the governor’s office of economic development in Nevada, the first state to pass legislation allowing driverless cars to be tested.
“The technology is really advancing faster than we had originally anticipated,” Hill says. “I wouldn’t really say that Nevada, or really any place else, has really developed the policies that will be needed to facilitate the industry moving forward.”
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