Support the news

Innovation Roundup: Driverless Cars; Bitcoin10:52
Download

Play
A self-driving Ford Fusion hybrid car sits parked on Aug. 18, 2016 in Pittsburgh. Uber said that passengers in Pittsburgh will be able to summon rides in self-driving cars with the touch of a smartphone button in the next several weeks. (Jared Wickerham/AP)
A self-driving Ford Fusion hybrid car sits parked on Aug. 18, 2016 in Pittsburgh. Uber said that passengers in Pittsburgh will be able to summon rides in self-driving cars with the touch of a smartphone button in the next several weeks. (Jared Wickerham/AP)
This article is more than 2 years old.

Tech companies have been investing billions in autonomous vehicles and many believe that they could be the future of driving. But a new study out of MIT says consumers are growing less comfortable with handing over control of their vehicles.

Guest

Asma Khalid, WBUR BostonomiX reporter. She tweets @asmamk and @bostonomix.

This segment aired on May 26, 2017.

Related:

+Join the discussion
TwitterfacebookEmail

Support the news