Google gets first license for self driving car.

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    http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2012/may/07/nevada-issues-google-first-license-self-driving-ca/

    CARSON CITY — Nevadans will soon see driverless cars being tested on streets and highways.

    Google received the first license Monday from the state Department of Motor Vehicles to test the autonomous vehicles. It is believed to be the first such license issued in the country.

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    One more step forward to "Demolition Man"!
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    When it cuts you off, do you flip it off? My road rage just wouldn' t be the same anymore : sniff:

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    What we're really headed towards is a future where people never really learn to drive and completely rely on technology to do it for them.
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    Or to parallel park!

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    Wonder how it will react around unpredictable motorcycles riders .
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    I would love to see it get pulled over. The cops face would be priceless!!!
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    That sounds cool. I still prefer stick-shift though ... ;)