Self-Driving Cars Gain ‘Sight’ With Civil Maps

If self-driving cars are really the future of transportation, they need to mimic humans’ basic mental skills: knowing to stop at a stop sign, or turn left in a left-only lane.  “We need to create a car that has the (same) cognitive ability as the most expert human driver,” said Sravan Puttagunta, CEO of Civil Maps, an artificial intelligence startup.