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Old 01-12-2013, 11:24 AM
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Originally Posted by KLC View Post
Nope. Cheap for a parking garage demo, as opposed to a car that can intelligently navigate, absolutely. Cheap to cover and maintain the US infrastructure, or the WORLD's infrastructure? Not a chance. Given all of the research going into self navigating cars by large players, it will happen. The DARPA sponsored competition alone has produced great results. Either way, cars will self navigate in the future and it won't be relying on a bunch of sensors covering every road on the planet.
Far less expensive than we might imagine. $0.15 RFID chips glued or embedded every so often. Dang things can be printed.

And now that $1.50 wholly contained radar on a chip's been developed, much can change.....looking forward t'scoring those myself!
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