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The podcast for driverless and self-driving car technology, news, and discussion.

The podcast for driverless and self-driving car technology, news, and discussion.
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The podcast for driverless and self-driving car technology, news, and discussion.

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English


Episodes

The Florida Automated Vehicle Summit (Part 2) – DR010 - Driverless Radio

12/6/2017
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In this episode, Robert gets a ride on a driverless shuttle at the Florida Automated Vehicle Summit in Tampa, FL.; and he interviews the team from the Easy Mile shuttle and May Mobility.

Duration: 00:23:18


Tesla’s Unveil of its Electric Truck, and Elon’s Special Surprise – DR009 Tesla's Unveil of its Electric Truck, and Elon's Special Surprise - DR009 - Driverless Radio

11/17/2017
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This episode is a little different since Robert is covering a life event. In this episode, Robert provides live commentary to Tesla's unveil of their semi-autonomous, electric, semi-truck. This is the event that was originally promised this summer, but then delayed until September, but then delayed until November. In typical Tesla fashion, Elon announced that the unveil would occur at 11pm EST on November 16th, but then it was delayed until 11:15pm. After the truck unveil, Elon had a...

Duration: 00:21:49


The Florida Automated Vehicle Summit (Part 1) – DR 008 The Florida Automated Vehicle Summit (Part 1) - DR 008 - Driverless Radio

11/13/2017
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In this episode, Robert takes a trip to the Florida Automated Vehicles Summit in his hometown of Tampa, Fl. The FAV Summit assembles industry leaders from around the world to address technologies, operations, and policy issues related to driverless and self-driving cars. In this first part of the FAV Summit episodes, Robert interviews Florida State Senator Jeff Brandes, Richard Bishop, and Joe Waggoner from the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority. This year's exhibitors include...

Duration: 01:14:13


Where in the World are Self-Driving Cars? – DR 007 Where in the World are Self-Driving Cars? - DR07 - Driverless Radio

11/8/2017
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In this episode, Robert and Zaira take a virtual trip around the globe exploring self-driving car current events from various cities. Some of the current events discussed include the following: Detroit: Waymo, a spin-off from Google, announced that it will test self-driving cars in Detroit in order to evaluate how those cars perform in the snow. Ann Arbor: Also in Michigan, Dominoes pizza continues to test its pizza delivery service and is evaluating how customers react to getting their...

Duration: 00:39:54


The Self-Driving Car Advertisement War – DR006 The Self Driving Car Advertisement War - DR 006 - Driverless Radio Podcast

10/17/2017
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In this episode, Robert and Zaira discuss recent self-driving marketing campaigns and opposition to that technology by teamsters and unions. We also talked about the difference between the terms self-driving and driverless (hint: they are the same thing). This was the first episode filmed on Facebook Live. We also changed our recording and audio editing techniques in order to deliver a more natural show. We are trying our best to deliver the best quality audio and hope that we get a little...

Duration: 00:38:15


The SELF DRIVE Act The SELF DRIVE Act - DR005 - Driverless Radio Podcast

10/15/2017
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In this episode, Robert and Zaira discuss the SELF DRIVE Act as well as various other pending state rules and regulations in California and New Hampshire. In September 2017, the House of Representatives passed "The Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle Evolution Act", H. R. 3388 (The SELF DRIVE Act for short). This bill establishes the federal government's role in providing safety measures for driverless cars. Among other things, it allows for driverless car...

Duration: 00:33:27


Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? – DR004 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep DR004 - Driverless Radio Podcast

10/14/2017
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In this episode, Robert and Zaira review Blade Runner 2049, a movie that is loosely based on the book by Phillip Dick, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? In the opening scene of the movie, Ryan Gosling's character, KD9-3.7 ('K' for short), is sleeping in his flying car when the autonomous system wakes him up as they approach their destination. This is a sign that cars in the future will not only be self-driving but will also FLY! Continue reading for a detailed analysis of the movie by...

Duration: 00:21:55


Trusting Elevators – DR003 Trusting Elevators DR 003 - Driverless Radio Podcast

10/14/2017
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In this episode of Driverless Radio, Robert and Zaira discuss trust in autonomous vehicles. A vehicle is a device that transports people or goods from one place to another and based on this definition, many of us ride in autonomous vehicles every day. Although they are commonplace, elevators, escalators, and light trains are already fully autonomous....We often ride them without thinking twice about it. What will it take for passengers and society to develop the same level of trust in...

Duration: 00:18:51


A Vision for Safety, Government Guidance – DR002 - Driverless Radio Podcast

10/11/2017
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On September 12, 2017, the Department of Transportation (DOT) through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published "Automated Driving Systems 2.0: A Vision for Safety." Robert and Zaira Solano discuss this non-regulatory guidance. They discuss car accidents that they were in and imagine how a self-driving car would respond in similar situations.

Duration: 00:16:49


The First Episode – DR001 - Driverless Radio Podcast

10/10/2017
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In the first episode of Driverless, Robert and Zaira Solano imagine a future with self-driving cars. Will these vehicles return more time to commuters so that they can be more productive, or will consumers use their extra time to watch Netflix and browse Facebook? Furthermore, some advocates claim that self-driving cars will usher in a new era of safety on our roadways. While others fear that driverless cars will cause another recession as hundreds of thousands of taxi cab drivers,...

Duration: 00:22:40