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    Like the VHS people are worried about tape sales....

    Like the VHS people are worried about tape sales. Microsoft doesn;t care how many desk tops they sell to old people, what they want is eyes on Microsoft content. On your lap top, tablet, phone, or...
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    I agree Steve, Zuckerberg was as surprised as...

    I agree Steve, Zuckerberg was as surprised as anyone. He just wanted to make it easy to get dates.


    But I do think it is a current model to pick some small service, and grow it to the point one...
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    Neither is any low paying job. No one said Uber...

    Neither is any low paying job. No one said Uber driving is a career. It is a part time wallet padder, that is all. Like when old people stand at the door of a Walmart greeting you. They trade...
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    yeah well, Facebook is a middleman company and it...

    yeah well, Facebook is a middleman company and it didn't make a profit at first either.
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    That begs an interesting ( to me) question. I...

    That begs an interesting ( to me) question. I am sure there are guys looking forward to the holiday "overtime", but how many of them are there as opposed to the number who want it as time off? I...
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    What do you call investors? How can they gain...

    What do you call investors? How can they gain from investing unless they own stock? Or some other promissory vehicle? There is no need for a company to be publicly traded for there to be stock in...
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    Investors? Sure, they call them stock holders. ...

    Investors? Sure, they call them stock holders.

    I think Uber is doing whatever it can to get established. Like a food truck that parks in the lot of a gas station. He can make a weekly sum for...
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    A wire follower is limiting in that the streets...

    A wire follower is limiting in that the streets must have the wires, it cannot detour around the block if there is a blockage.

    One problem here is the roads are in such terrible condition. I am...
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    Downtown Detroit has a People Mover. it is an...

    Downtown Detroit has a People Mover. it is an elevated track and is essentially a single small subway car. Well, several of them spaced out. Of course the route is set, and hard to change, due to...
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    No, white lines don't work, they are working on...

    No, white lines don't work, they are working on that very thing here in Michigan where the roads are covered in snow and ice large parts of the year. SNow and ice tend to be the same color as white...
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    Most personal car insurance excepts commercial...

    Most personal car insurance excepts commercial use. Very few people act on that. But if you are Ubering in your car, or delivering pizzas in it, and bang into someone, your insurance might not...
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    Re: 45mph limit sign. When we brought it up...

    Re: 45mph limit sign.

    When we brought it up recently, I went to google street or whatever that view is called, and ran back (against traffic so as to find where they came from) quite a ways to see...
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    I have been in the position of defending the cars...

    I have been in the position of defending the cars somewhat. Not because I believe in them, but I felt there were causes and reasons for the failure being proposed that were unfair, etc...


    But I...
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    The photo above was a lidar image, so it is...

    The photo above was a lidar image, so it is reflected light from the laser on the car. The receptor would only then need to be sensitive to the wavelength of the laser. That is different from...
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    I know you see it that way, but implicit in that...

    I know you see it that way, but implicit in that is that the failure here was systematic, rather than case specific.

    What I mean is we often have people write in here with some problem with their...
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    When we are discussing WHY the car hit the woman,...

    When we are discussing WHY the car hit the woman, I don't see the difference between 35 and 38 to be substantive.

    Liability is a separate discussion. If you want to go talk about legal liability,...
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    I apologize, I will try to make it simpler for...

    I apologize, I will try to make it simpler for bob.

    Yes, speed is an important factor in car crashes and related events.

    However, in the context of this discussion we were talking about WHY...
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    Like any other story, the facts come in...

    Like any other story, the facts come in piecemeal, and individuals assume things that are not fact. So someone tells the reporter the speed limit is one thing, and it turns out to be another. ...
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    The car was overdriving the dash cam vision. The...

    The car was overdriving the dash cam vision. The car's driving vision system uses completely separate imaging. We don't know what it was seeing.
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    I think to obsess over the speed limit is to fall...

    I think to obsess over the speed limit is to fall into one of bob's traps. It isn't the problem.

    The car hit the woman, we need to know why. To say the difference between a speed limit of 35 and...
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    Because idle thought doesn't make a case. It...

    Because idle thought doesn't make a case. It appeared that you were trying to make a case for your positions. If all you were doing was spreading idle thoughts, well, feel free to scatter words at...
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    How many times do we have to tell you the car...

    How many times do we have to tell you the car does not use teh dash cam as its control input?



    Only evidence... TO YOU. Because YOU are not aware of something, doesn't mean is isn't there.

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    bob, I was responding to your accusation that the...

    bob, I was responding to your accusation that the car companies were either really ignorant or they knew a problem existed (as you defined it for them) and ignored it. You then took me to task over...
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    Oh please, Of course they thought of it. You are...

    Oh please, Of course they thought of it. You are assuming the car cannot see past 50 feet. We do not have evidence of that. What we have evidence of is that the car did not see or saw and did not...
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    There is no transportation technology that never...

    There is no transportation technology that never resulted in a death. As good as aviation is, it still occasionally kills someone. It is inevitable that someone will die as a result of this stuff,...
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    We see the video contrast of this you tube sort...

    We see the video contrast of this you tube sort of file. The actual video recording probably has a great deal more detail than you or I can see. COntrasts are not absolute.



    And CCD and other...
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    The woman essentially appears in the darkness. I...

    The woman essentially appears in the darkness. I don't think "jumped out in front" should be taken as literally jumping. No one thinks she leapt 60 yards. She was just a long way from the left...
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    First, I am not defending the car or Uber, but I...

    First, I am not defending the car or Uber, but I do feel obligated to caution this analysis.

    You are assuming the dash cam video is what the car system used to drive. The car has multiple vision...
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