According to recent reporting Uber is neglecting to utilize data from their test of self-driving vehicle. After a fatal crash involving an Uber self-driving car and a man walking, Uber halted all testing on public roads and began to shift their arrangements.
But some sources claim that before the crash there was a dearth of investment in the simulation software, and lots of incompatible code between the autonomous vehicle software and simulation software Uber is developing internally.
The sources stopped short of saying there was a direct link between the lack of investment and the fatal accident involving one of Uber’s autonomous taxis and a pedestrian.
At the moment the Unreal Engine-powered simulation software is still new and was not developed until after self-driving project lead Anthony Levandowski was fired mid-2017.
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