Mmmmyeah having driven a car with "existing sensors" I'm sure as shit not giving them to a $1000 camera/computer package and letting it play in traffic.
In fact, if I see that shit shipping to my neighborhood I'm writing my congressman to ban it. There's "not ready for prime time" and there's "mutherfuckers are already texting stoned and now you wanna give control of the car to a Gameboy Advance eat a dick."
He'll likely even make it user-installed, starting with Honda Acuras around SF. In his 5-minute obnoxious Silicon Valley pitch he bashed MobilEye for being afraid to innovate, but I think it's exactly "innovative" companies like his that will damage self-driving car adoption over the long run.
Hotz claims that Musk offered him a contract with a "multimillion-dollar bonus" if his technology outperformed systems used by Tesla, but the 26-year-old hacker says he turned down the offer because he felt, reports Vance, that "Musk kept changing the terms."
If his system even worked at an acceptable level they would have probably paid him millions. I just doubt it did/does and so hes probably making shit up because it sounds cool. Are you sure hes not the same guy that was behind no mans sky.