Showing 3 ideas for tag "avoidance"

Safety

Pothole Detection and Avoidance (aka Deep Pothole) Selected

Develop a new neural net just for potholes dubbed, Deep Pothole (or Deep Hole) purely for detecting potholes in the road. The system would upload pothole location data to the cloud, building a global map of all potholes (aka PotMap). Also autopilot would avoid the pothole automatically. Finally, if you're not using autopilot, a warning would chime if a pothole is coming.

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Safety

Passive Blindspot Detection Selected

- When AutoPilot is not activated, and turn signal is activated make a chime or sound play to alert driver to someone existing in blind spot. Similar to the mirror light blind spot functions other cars have. Instead of just a last second avoidance feature or visual on the screen which is not very safe to be looking at whilst driving.
- Could make another kind of "clicking" sound to passively let the driver know someone... more »

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Safety

Collision Avoidance Honk

Many accidents occur on major roads and freeways when a car makes a lane change, only to side-swipe another vehicle in the next lane. This type of collision usually happens so fast that the driver that gets hit, doesn't have a chance to avoid the collision or even honk the horn as a warning. Tesla should include a safety option that would allow the vehicle to automatically honk at a potential side-swipe/blind-spot collision.... more »

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