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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 23:17
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
Significantly slower than the car's reaction...

Significantly slower than the car's reaction time. Which is the point. By the time you've realised what is going on, the car has mostly already dealt with the situation for you.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 23:07
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
With most modern cars, you "ask" the car to do...

With most modern cars, you "ask" the car to do something and it analyses your request and acts on it accordingly. When you press the accelerator, you are only controlling a potentiometer with an ADC...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 23:01
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
I don't think the current autodrive...

I don't think the current autodrive implementations remove the possibility for override. The minute you grab the wheel or tap a pedal, the driver takes over the controls.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 22:59
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
The instantaneous 3D mapping of the environ takes...

The instantaneous 3D mapping of the environ takes presidence over the navigation information. If the car sees a "No Entry" sign, it will recalculate the route.
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 21:18
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By lemoncurd
Plus ca change....

Plus ca change....
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 19:48
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
Again, part of the evolution process will be us...

Again, part of the evolution process will be us learning the situations and then applying peer-reviewed best practice to react to those situations.
In an all-human road situation where you are...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 19:35
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
I would say not initially. The autodrive will...

I would say not initially. The autodrive will merely be a reactive system, but then I imagine, like cruise control, as soon as you grab the wheel etc. it will let you take over. Then as more cars...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 19:30
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
I was thinking more in terms of an airliner. It...

I was thinking more in terms of an airliner. It used to be that 4 people were required to operate a passenger airliner. Then in the 50s/60s that came down to three (navigator could be dispensed...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 15:35
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
They will react a damn sight better than you or I...

They will react a damn sight better than you or I would react. That's the whole point of them - they can calculate changes in speed, distance and new objects in the field of vision within...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 14:20
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
Once the technology is mature, and accident rates...

Once the technology is mature, and accident rates have dropped (and its rollout is extensive), then yes.

I imagine accident rates will be lower with autodrive cars than they are now with more...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 14:18
Replies: 190
Views: 3,121
Posted By lemoncurd
I think that will be a given. You don't have...

I think that will be a given.
You don't have empty captain's seats when the autopilot is on.
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 22:01
Replies: 71
Views: 3,120
Posted By lemoncurd
And Fred Talbot....

And Fred Talbot....
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 21:56
Replies: 74
Views: 1,861
Posted By lemoncurd
I once dated a girl from Slaithwaite (pronounced...

I once dated a girl from Slaithwaite (pronounced "slaw-it"). She was pretty dirty, I can tell you!
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 21:51
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
I don't think I've ever had spicy garlic bread....

I don't think I've ever had spicy garlic bread. :confused: It's usually garlic-y rather than spicy.
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 21:50
Replies: 190
Views: 5,696
Posted By lemoncurd
What are these plans? Is it like Jurassic Park?

What are these plans? Is it like Jurassic Park?
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 17:00
Replies: 71
Views: 3,120
Posted By lemoncurd
You know those have been nicked and are awaiting...

You know those have been nicked and are awaiting export to Russia?
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 15:32
Replies: 74
Views: 1,861
Posted By lemoncurd
I just pick up litter when I see it and put it in...

I just pick up litter when I see it and put it in the next rubbish bin I come across. I couldn't be arsed with posting details of each cluster of litter on an internet forum.
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 13:46
Replies: 78
Views: 2,516
Posted By lemoncurd
We're on a tidal harbour, not far from the...

We're on a tidal harbour, not far from the sea.....with lots of fishes and the fast-food of Colston Avenue. What should we expect? :D
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 00:35
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
Perhaps it is because Subway market themselves as...

Perhaps it is because Subway market themselves as a somehow more wholesome and healthy alternative to the other fast-food corporations. Indeed, their slogan is "Eat Fresh!". To me, that would suggest...
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 00:11
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
I'm puzzled as to what one needs to add to a...

I'm puzzled as to what one needs to add to a chicken? Surely as long as it has been refrigerated after gutting, it'll keep for up to a week?

Anyway, if anyone is ever in north Bristol, the same shop...
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 00:04
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
My local sandwich shop (called Baguette-me-knot -...

My local sandwich shop (called Baguette-me-knot - great punnage!). I know them quite well, and they butter roast their chickens early in the morning so that their breast meat has lots of...
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2014, 00:01
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
Normally, you rub it with salt and then hang it...

Normally, you rub it with salt and then hang it for a couple of months in a dry, cold room. It's a process that has worked for hundreds of years. Quite why someone felt it necessary to add sodium...
Forum: General Discussion 28-07-2014, 23:52
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
CHICKEN BREAST STRIPS Boneless, skinless chicken...

CHICKEN BREAST STRIPS
Boneless, skinless chicken breast with rib meat; water,
flavor (potassium
chloride, maltodextrin, sugar, autolyzed yeast extract,
gum arabic, molasses, flavors, salt, lactic...
Forum: General Discussion 28-07-2014, 23:41
Replies: 250
Views: 5,964
Posted By lemoncurd
Couldn't agree more. I don't know what it is...

Couldn't agree more. I don't know what it is about Subway, but there is a smell that eminates from them that makes me feel queasy. Subway stores and Lush stores are the only places that I have to...
Forum: General Discussion 28-07-2014, 23:24
Replies: 78
Views: 2,516
Posted By lemoncurd
Stop feeding them thalidomide.

Stop feeding them thalidomide.
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