Our lead story today features self-driving car software that prevents accidents by understanding and anticipating safe traffic behaviors.

“For any intended motion of the autonomous vehicle, our method verifies that this motion is collision-free against the predicted behaviors of other traffic participants and provides a safe fall-back plan for emergency situations,” a lead researcher from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) told Tech Briefs.

What do you think? Our Question of the Week: Do Software Advancements Make You Feel Safe in an Autonomous Vehicle?

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