Brad Templeton is the developer of Google’s self-driving cars. He is also the founding member and professor at Singularity University, a Silicon Valley Think Tank. Many of Google’s innovations are considered to be his brainchild.
A culmination of multiple technologies, Google’s self-driving ‘Google Car’ is considered to be one of the most ground-breaking technological innovations of the century in that it can fundamentally revolutionize the automobile industry. Its numerous potential benefits include traffic and accident control, fuel efficiency, and infrastructure cost reductions.
Brad also founded ClariNet Communications Corp., the first internet-based electronic newspaper. Moreover, as Chairman of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Brad has been at the forefront of the fight for information privacy, freedom of press, and consumer rights.