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Robert Scoble Talks Tesla, Self-Driving Tech, Robotaxis, & More On Mind Meld Podcast

October 20th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

Robert Scoble, a tech blogger who grew up in Cupertino, CA — who has known Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak for more than 3 decades, was the first person to get a ride in the first Tesla with Elon Musk, was the first person to buy an iPhone at an Apple Store, and has various other stories along those lines — recently joined Josh Gonsalves from his Tesla over Zoom to talk about Tesla, autonomous vehicles, computer vision, and augmented and virtual reality


My Personal History With Global Warming

October 17th, 2020 | by Frank Semmens

I served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Bolivia from 1964–1966. Being an avid skier from the Adirondack Mountains in New York, I wanted to test my skills at the highest ski resort in the world, Mount Chacaltaya, a 45-minute drive from the capital of Bolivia, La Paz. At 18,000 feet above sea level, Chacaltaya rises well above the tree line. A small shack at 12,000 feet, warmed by a wood stove, housed used skis, moldy leather boots, bags of salted yucca chips, and bottled water


Tesla Autopilot Updates & Notes from Elon Musk

October 12th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

A few days ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to provide some updates on the status of coming Tesla Autopilot and Full Self Driving updates


Elon Musk: Private Beta Of Tesla Full Self Driving Hopefully In ~1 Month Or So

September 27th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

During Tesla's annual shareholder and Battery Day event, Elon Musk slid in a hopeful promise of a private beta version of Full Self Driving in about a month or so. Elon Musk says he calls the software rewrite that enables this "4D" in the sense that it's three dimensions with time added into the mix


While Decisionmakers Quarrel, Danes Just Buy Electric Vehicles

September 20th, 2020 | by Jesper Berggreen

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about a report that the so-called Automobile Commission of Denmark published after 18 months of number crunching with the purpose of guiding the government to accomplish its goal of drastically cutting transportation emissions in the country


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The Mosquito Apocalypse And The Aftermath Of Hurricane Laura

September 13th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

The aftermath of Hurricane Laura continues for those in southwest Louisiana. Many are dealing with a mosquito apocalypse now, while Louisiana has been all but forgotten by the national media. Walt Handelsman, a staff editorial cartoonist for The Advocate, my local paper in Baton Rouge, shared this striking image online


Tesla [TSLA] Is Stressing Me Out

September 10th, 2020 | by Frugal Moogal

At the end of the day on September 8th, I checked my phone and learned that my stock portfolio had received it's largest single day hit in my entire life. My value on paper was down by five figures, larger than any single day drop I had experienced even at the beginning of the pandemic.


Is Trojan Energy The Future Of Electric Car Charging?

September 6th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

I think some of the most popular EV charging options of the future are yet to really roll out and scale up. One idea that I think should take over Europe eventually is being pioneered by Trojan Energy


10 Tesla Autopilot, Full Self Driving, & Dojo Development Updates From Elon Musk

August 16th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla CEO recently took to Twitter to share a variety of updates on Tesla Autopilot and Full Self Driving. I don't normally do list posts, but there were several interesting nuggets in this long tweetstorm and a list post seemed like the best way to roll through them in a clear way


Florida Community with Virtual Power Plant & Net-Zero Homes Moves Forward

August 11th, 2020 | by Press Release

Sarasota, FL and Miami, FL — Pearl Homes, the award-winning, innovative homebuilder, and originator of the world’s first certified LEED Zero Energy home in the world, has named Compass Development Marketing Group as the exclusive real estate agent for Hunters Point, the 148-unit coastal lifestyle community soon to be constructed in Cortez overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. 


India’s Largest Building Integrated Vertical Solar System & The Road Ahead

July 11th, 2020 | by Anand Upadhyay

In 2019, U-Solar Clean Energy Solutions Pvt. Ltd. installed India’s largest building integrated vertical solar PV system at a data center in Mumbai. The system, with a capacity of about 1 MW, has been installed by integrating solar panels on all four walls of the facility, covering over 5000 square feet of facade area



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