The Washington Post's Brian Fung takes a look at the pros and cons of the rise of the self-driving cars. (Whitney Leaming/The Washington Post)

Driverless car technology can seem both exciting and scary, all at the same time. Should you trust a vehicle that makes its own decisions? How might driver automation cut down on traffic and wasted commuting time? In a short video, learn about some of the trade-offs associated with self-driving cars and how they stand to affect us all.