Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Tesla

Tesla Full Self-Driving beta now available: Musk

Elon Musk on Thursday said that the Tesla Full Self-Driving (FSD) beta is now available to anyone in North America. "Tesla Full Self-Driving Beta is now available to anyone in North America who requests it from the car screen, assuming...

Tesla countersues US civil rights agency that accused it of racial bias

Elon Musk-run Tesla has countersued California Civil Rights Department (CRD), that alleged racial bias at the electric car-maker's US factory in a lawsuit. Tesla alleged in its countersuit, filed in state court in Alameda County, saying the CRD adopted "underground...

Judge orders Tesla to tell laid off employees about lawsuit

Elon Musk-run Tesla must tell its employees about a lawsuit it is facing over allegedly violating federal laws by requiring workers to sign separation agreements, a US judge has ruled. The electric car-maker Tesla was sued by two employees in...

Tesla hit with class-action lawsuit over ‘phantom braking’ issue

Elon Musk-run Tesla has been hit by a class-action lawsuit in the US over a phantom braking problem that the lawsuit alleged turned "a safety feature into a frightening and dangerous nightmare". The lawsuit, filed by Tesla owner Jose Alvarez...

Tesla quietly develops virtual power plant in Japan

Electric car maker Tesla is quietly developing a virtual power plant in Japan as it has revealed that since 2021, it has been quietly installing its Powerwall batteries at residences on the Japanese island of Miyako-jima. Till now, the company...

BYD Auto pips Tesla to become top-selling EV brand globally

Global passenger electric vehicle (EV) sales grew 61 per cent (on-year) to reach 2.18 million units in the second quarter this year, a new report said on Monday, as for the first time, China’s BYD Auto became the top-selling...

Tesla cars to soon connect to 2nd Gen Starlink satellites

 Your Tesla car will soon connect to the upcoming second-generation Starlink internet satellites, as the Elon Musk-run company installs Starlink antennas at some charging stations in the US. A Twitter user on Friday asked Musk: "Will tesla be getting this...

YouTube removes parent video testing Tesla’s FSD against own kids

YouTube has removed a video that showed a parent experimenting Tesla's full self-driving (FSD) capabilities against his own kids walking across or standing on the road. The video showed Tesla owner and investor, Tad Park, testing FSD features with his...

Civilisation will be mostlysolar-powered in future: Musk

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has said that civilisation will be mostly solar-powered in the future. In a tweet, Musk said that almost all of Earth’s energy comes from the Sun.“We would be a dark iceball at near...

Tesla reveals $170 mn lossfrom Bitcoin investment

Elon Musk-run Tesla on Monday revealed it incurred $170 million loss from its Bitcoin investments in the first six months of the year. Tesla revealed last week that it has sold 75 per cent of its Bitcoins, adding $936...