Perceptin's Under-$10K Self-Driving Vehicle
It’s a slow-driving pod, but that should be good enough for corporate campuses
A self-driving vehicle can avoid a lot of problems by just going slowly. A slow bot hurts a lot less when it hits you, and cheap sensors are good enough when you don’t have to see far to avoid a collision.
And cheap is more than a feature, it’s a strategy. Make a costly product cheaply, and it’s not the same product—just look to the supercomputer in your pocket that calls itself a phone.
That’s the idea behind Perceptin, a little startup founded in 2016 by