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Jan 7, 2022

Tesla’s cameras-only autonomous system stirs controversy

Posted by in categories: Elon Musk, robotics/AI, transportation

As it pursues the goal of fully autonomous driving, Tesla has bet entirely on cameras and artificial intelligence, shunning other commonly used tools such as laser detection.

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has touted a system built around eight “surround” cameras that feed data into the auto’s “deep neural network,” according to Tesla’s website.

But as with so many other things involving Tesla, there is controversy.

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