Can Avigilon Use Their Video Analytics Patents To Get Money From Google, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan...?

I watched a very interesting segment on CBS 60 Minutes last night that discussed the current research around self-driving cars. I was blown away by how far the technology seems to have evolved. A 60 Minutes correspondent was driven around Silicon Valley city steets and highways for 20 miles by a self-driving Mercedes S500 with only sporadic manual intervention from the Mercedes researcher....

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