The FBI is worried driverless cars will be used as bombs

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Look at that self-driving prototype up there. Isn’t it cute? The Federal Bureau of Investigation doesn’t think so.

Criminals could use driverless cars to evade law enforcement, shoot cops from the back of the vehicle, and “conduct tasks that require use of both hands or taking one’s eyes off the road which would be impossible today,” according to an internal report obtained by The Guardian. The last concern was outlined in a section called “multitasking.”

Another fear is that criminals will pack a driverless car with explosives and program it to drive itself into a target.

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