Google’s Waymo invests in LIDAR technology, cuts costs by 90 percent – Ars Technica


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One of Google’s early self-driving car prototypes. Note the giant roof-mounted LIDAR sensor, the black radar box on the front fender (one of four), and the “wheel encoder” mounted on the back wheel. There were also video cameras inside the cabin.
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