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6/29/2015
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Comic: That's The Way The Ball Bounces Sometimes

Some disasters, you just can't plan for.

If you are a CIO, I hope your DR plan includes taking pictures of stuff like this.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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StaceyE
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6/30/2015 | 7:18:18 PM
Re: the accident would not have taken place ..
I would hope they would be. I myself still do not think I could feel comfortable letting the car drive. I already have a hard time using cruise control because of the lack of control feeling that comes with it.
David Wagner
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David Wagner,
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6/30/2015 | 4:12:35 PM
Re: the accident would not have taken place ..
@yalanand- Couldn't be Samsung. I just wrote a story about how Samsung trucks were safer. :)
yalanand
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yalanand,
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6/30/2015 | 2:25:56 PM
Re: the accident would not have taken place ..
@david: I'm sure the truck would have been Samsung's more than Google's.
yalanand
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yalanand,
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6/30/2015 | 2:21:02 PM
Re: the accident would not have taken place ..
I think Google cars would be safe enough to avoid such confusing situations.
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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6/30/2015 | 1:44:55 PM
Re: the accident would not have taken place ..
Right! At least if Google powered the truck and the accident happened the driver could have somewhere to lay the blame...
David Wagner
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David Wagner,
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6/30/2015 | 1:04:45 PM
Re: the accident would not have taken place ..
@nasimon- Unless that's an Apple facility. Then it might have been on purpose. :)
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nasimson,
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6/30/2015 | 11:05:40 AM
the accident would not have taken place ..
The accident would not have taken place ..  if the truck was an autonomous one powered by Google :)
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