June 15th, 2019 | by Chanan Bos
A month ago, Tesla revealed several secrets regarding the new chip the Silicon Valley company has designed for full self-driving capability. Nonetheless, some of the people making that presentation may have failed to take into account that not everyone is fully literate in microprocessor design and engineering. I don't fall into that category either, but I have been a computer enthusiast for quite some time and know a few things that might help me pick out some of the highlights, point out why they are so exciting, and further communicate how Tesla really is way ahead of the competition
January 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Information leaked to The Tesla Show provides interesting new insights about the Model Y, and Vincent tweets details of Tesla's Urban Charger.
December 30th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk has called for hundreds more beta testers for Tesla's upcoming Full Self Driving system. Does that mean the release date for FSD has been pushed back?
July 19th, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
The MIT Autonomous Vehicle Technology Study (MIT-AVT), which is studying human-AI interaction in driving, has collected masses of real-world driving data, and is using that data to glean all sorts of insights of interest to Tesla fans. In a previous post, we admired a set of nifty charts, prepared by study co-author Lex Fridman, that illustrate how many Tesla vehicles with each version of Autopilot hardware are on the roads
July 6th, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
Tesla’s Autopilot system has been through several versions, and will surely go through several more. While the company can perform software upgrades remotely, it can’t (or at any rate, doesn’t) retrofit hardware components of Autopilot to older cars. The result of this is that there are vehicles with three different iterations of Autopilot on the roads
May 6th, 2017 | by James Ayre
After Tesla and Mobileye parted ways, it only took Tesla engineers around 6 months to recreate/approximate the Mobileye self-driving and visual processing tech. At least, that's what Tesla CEO Elon Musk said during the Quarter 1, 2017, earnings call
May 4th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
Update Aug 21: The update below, published in May, incorrectly stated (based on a false assumption) that new Model Ss [&hellip