Expert: Texas, self-driving cars may mesh well

-CORPUS CHRISTI CALLER-TIMES, OCTOBER 7, 2015, FEAT. PROF. BRYANT WALKER SMITH

Self-driving cars may be on their way within the next five years, and Texas, by virtue of doing legislatively little, could mesh well with the new technology, an expert in the field said.

Austin has been a tech playground for Google in the realm of self-driving cars since the company deployed retrofitted Lexus SUVs around the state’s Capitol this year.

Recently, however, the Internet behemoth brought in a Smart Car-sized vehicle with a laser sensor system on top and the semblance of a koala head on wheels. <Read More>