Mapping for autonomous vehicles: new requirements, new rules

Maps have long been used by human drivers, but these won't cut it when the driving is taken over by an AI machine. By Megan Lampinen

Drivers have long relied on maps to orient themselves, to plan their journeys and to navigate the path to their destination. The digital revolution turned these paper maps into live GPS navigation systems, many of which now offer real-time updates on traffic conditions. But what happens when the user of the map switches from a human driver to an artificially intelligent (AI) machine?

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