Google automated car rear-ended in another accident

Earlier this year Google announced that its autonomous vehicles had been involved in 11 different accidents over the hundreds of thousands of miles they’ve driven without a human taking control of the wheel. Although that might seem to crap on the idea of the cars being supremely safe, we were told at the time that these were just minor accidents and that they were mostly caused by people rear-ending the cars by driving too closely. Clearly though this is an… read more →