Nissan makes use of NASA rover tech to remotely oversee autonomous automobile

It’s not exactly autonomous, but it works. Nissan believes the fastest way to get driverless cars on the road is to give them remote human support – and it’s using NASA technology to do it. Nissan demonstrated its Seamless Autonomous Mobility (SAM) platform at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week, which incorporates a degree of teleoperation into the . Although vehicles will be able to drive themselves most of the time, human “mobility managers” can remotely take control in unexpected situations…