A fixie gives a conniption to a self-driving car in Austin, showing some of the kinks to be worked out with the tech.
Meanwhile, some of the first self-driving trucks are due to hit Florida highways this year (in a limited role). (Samuel Gibbs)
Maybe we need to go beyond the Turning test (can a bot converse like a human) and the Lovelace test (can a bot create like a human) to …the Frampton test?
And finally, a great look at the power of data analysis to unveil….the fact that there were basically no real women on Ashley Madison. (Great piece by Annalee Newitz).