Monthly Archives: August 2018
The Verge Elon Musk: negative media coverage of autonomous vehicles could be ‘killing people’The VergeAfter announcing that all future Teslas would have the hardware necessary to reach full level five autonomous driving, CEO Elon Musk took questions. One of the early ones was straightforward: if an autonomous car crashes, will Tesla be liable …All Tesla […]
USA TODAY Tesla announces fully self-driving carsUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Tesla Motors announced Wednesday that its electric cars will be the first in the nation to all be fitted with the hardware they need to drive themselves. CEO Elon Musk announced Wednesday that the automaker’s Model S, X and …Tesla Expects to Demonstrate Self-Driven Cross-Country Trip […]
Fortune Tesla Says All New Cars Now Have Full Self-Driving TechFortuneElon Musk says the new cars basically have “a super computer in a car.” Despite the hurdles that Tesla has faced with its autonomous vehicle software, the company is aggressively moving toward cars that can be completely self-driving cars. On Wednesday …All new Tesla cars now […]
Bloomberg Tesla Says All Vehicles in Production Capable of Self-DrivingBloombergTesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said all vehicles currently being produced at its factory, including the upcoming Model 3, will have full self-driving capability. Every vehicle built “will have the hardware needed for full self …All Tesla cars built from today on have […]
As automakers brand autonomous tech, regulators push back and consumers get confused. The post Germany Says ‘Nein’ to Tesla Calling Its Tech ‘Autopilot’ appeared first on WIRED.
The Globe and Mail The Latest: Barzani: Iraqi Kurdish Forces Retake 200 Sq. KmsNew York TimesThe president of Iraq’s largely autonomous Kurdish region, Massoud Barzani, says Iraqi Kurdish forces retook 200 square kilometers (80 sq. miles) from the Islamic State group on the first day of a massive operation to liberate militant-held Mosul …The Battle […]
Don’t Fear The Tech Revolution by Paul Mampilly My father couldn’t type. He didn’t really care about learning how to do it, or even how to use his computer. So he never turned on the PC that sat collecting dust in his office day after day. Yet despite this seeming aversion to tech, he still […]
A dad doing car pool duty listening to children age seven to thirteen can be instructive, hedge fund literary paragon Eric Peters notes in his Sunday, October 9 e-mail missive. “They can turn a boy into a girl,” one of the children casually observes, pointing to two transgender classmates. There is a higher meaning. “They can […]
Apple made a huge investment of $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing, following which it got a seat on the Chinese company’s board, according to The Information. Originally, it was believed that no board seat was granted to Apple as part of the deal, but a board appointment happened in late June, according to regulatory […]
In BMW Motorrad’s vision of the future, technology will protect the rider from crashes, but bikes won’t be totally autonomous. The post BMW’s Motorcycle of Tomorrow Is All About the Feels appeared first on WIRED.