The Fate of Self-Driving Cars Hangs on a $7 Trillion Design Problem

Waymo One is the world’s first self-driving taxi service. Just two rides in, and we’re already bored of the future.

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By Mark Wilson

I open an app. I place a dot. Minutes later, a white minivan saunters to the curb to pick me up. In the post-Uber…

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