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#366157 - 16th Nov 2009 4:08pm Driving a car using your phone
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Researchers in Germany have developed software that allows you to drive a car - with a mobile phone.

It is part of project aimed at creating a fully automated vehicle.

The BBC's Berlin correspondent Steve Rosenberg tried it out.


http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/8358562.stm

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#366283 - 16th Nov 2009 10:06pm Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: ]
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people are nuts!!! next we'l be able to drive our cars with our minds haha
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#366292 - 16th Nov 2009 10:47pm Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: SoundLad]
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I'd love to have seen him drop the phone... raftl

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#366294 - 16th Nov 2009 11:04pm Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: bri445]
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yer hahaha laugh
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#366297 - 17th Nov 2009 12:47am Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: SoundLad]
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Only tonight, I was driving along and though 'Wouldn't it be great if I could drive my car with my phone'. :z
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#366386 - 17th Nov 2009 12:08pm Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: DavidB]
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Imagine everyone driving by phone and then getting hit with a massive solar flare, the carnage would be huge. What's the back up for loss of signal? By the time this thing gets in only the super rich will be driving anyway.
Can you control a horse by phone?


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#366453 - 17th Nov 2009 3:08pm Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: BandyCoot]
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Can you control a horse by phone?

I dont think so.

You can neigh and shout at it down the phone and their ears would twitch, but I doubt they'd listen.

Horses are controlled by leg movements wink
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#366464 - 17th Nov 2009 3:45pm Re: Driving a car using your phone [Re: BandyCoot]
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Originally Posted By: BandyCoot
Imagine everyone driving by phone and then getting hit with a massive solar flare, the carnage would be huge. What's the back up for loss of signal? By the time this thing gets in only the super rich will be driving anyway.


And think of the insurance, and what if the signals got tangled with other cars nearby, and the mobile battery ran out, and....

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