Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies


The IEET is a 501(c)3 non-profit, tax-exempt organization registered in the State of Connecticut in the United States. Please give as you are able, and help support our work for a brighter future.


Search the IEET
Subscribe and Contribute to:


Technoprogressive? BioConservative? Huh?
Quick overview of biopolitical points of view




whats new at ieet

Augmented Reality: Pokémon GO Is Only the Beginning

No Mans Sky: A Deist Simulated Universe

Interview with Gerd Leonhard and his New Book TECHNOLOGY vs. HUMANITY

Physics vs. Human Perception: Which Represents Reality?

This Is Where Europe’s Upcoming Rover Mission Will Explore Mars

Meaning of Life TV Talks with IEET Exec. Director James Hughes


ieet books

Philosophical Ethics: Theory and Practice
Author
John G Messerly


comments

almostvoid on 'Augmented Reality: Pokémon GO Is Only the Beginning' (Aug 24, 2016)

almostvoid on 'No Mans Sky: A Deist Simulated Universe' (Aug 24, 2016)

instamatic on 'Is Dropping Out of College Throwing Your Life Away?' (Aug 23, 2016)

Rick Searle on 'Our emerging culture of shame' (Aug 22, 2016)

Alexey Turchin on 'Why Running Simulations May Mean the End is Near' (Aug 22, 2016)

RJP8915 on 'How VR Gaming will Wake Us Up to our Fake Worlds' (Aug 22, 2016)

almostvoid on 'IEET Affiliate Scholar Phil Torres Publishes New Paper in JET' (Aug 22, 2016)







Subscribe to IEET News Lists

Daily News Feed

Longevity Dividend List

Catastrophic Risks List

Biopolitics of Popular Culture List

Technoprogressive List

Trans-Spirit List



JET

Enframing the Flesh: Heidegger, Transhumanism, and the Body as “Standing Reserve”

Moral Enhancement and Political Realism

Intelligent Technologies and Lost Life

Hottest Articles of the Last Month


Op-ed: Climate Change Is the Most Urgent Existential Risk
Aug 7, 2016
(4954) Hits
(4) Comments

Consciousness, Reality, and the Simulation Hypothesis
Aug 4, 2016
(4382) Hits
(15) Comments

Shedding Light on Peter Thiel’s Dark Enlightenment
Aug 15, 2016
(4059) Hits
(2) Comments

Cognitive Buildings!
Aug 1, 2016
(3366) Hits
(1) Comments



IEET > Security > Life > Access > Innovation > Health > Vision

Print Email permalink (0) Comments (2207) Hits •  subscribe Share on facebook Stumble This submit to reddit submit to digg


Low-cost autonomous car technology aims to reduce deaths, pollution



Ionut Budisteanu

Network World

Posted: May 26, 2013


On May 17 in Phoenix, Ariz., 19-year-old Ionut Budisteanu won first place at the International Science and Engineering Fair—including a $75,000 scholarship—for building a different kind of car than most teenagers are used to driving.

According to NBC News, the high school student from Romania invented a self-driving car that is far less expensive than other models that are already in the works. Budisteanu decided to use artificial intelligence in order to decrease the overall cost of technology in self-driving cars.


Listen/View


Print Email permalink (0) Comments (2208) Hits •  subscribe Share on facebook Stumble This submit to reddit submit to digg


COMMENTS


YOUR COMMENT (IEET's comment policy)

Login or Register to post a comment.

Next entry: Ethernet at 40: Why it Still Wins

Previous entry: The Hubris of Neo-Luddism

HOME | ABOUT | FELLOWS | STAFF | EVENTS | SUPPORT  | CONTACT US
SECURING THE FUTURE | LONGER HEALTHIER LIFE | RIGHTS OF THE PERSON | ENVISIONING THE FUTURE
CYBORG BUDDHA PROJECT | AFRICAN FUTURES PROJECT | JOURNAL OF EVOLUTION AND TECHNOLOGY

RSSIEET Blog | email list | newsletter |
The IEET is a 501(c)3 non-profit, tax-exempt organization registered in the State of Connecticut in the United States.

East Coast Contact: Executive Director, Dr. James J. Hughes,
56 Daleville School Rd., Willington CT 06279 USA 
Email: director @ ieet.org     phone: 860-428-1837

West Coast Contact: Managing Director, Hank Pellissier
425 Moraga Avenue, Piedmont, CA 94611
Email: hank @ ieet.org