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You'll Be Able to Sleep in Your Tesla on the Move Two Years from Now, Musk Says
You'll Be Able to Sleep in Your Tesla on the Move Two Years from Now, Musk Says

1 May 2017, 09:27 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / There's a reason electric cars are so silent - soon enough, you will be able to sleep behind their wheels, and nobody likes wearing ear plugs

 
Several Tesla Owners Sue Company Over Autopilot Software, Claim It Is Defective
Several Tesla Owners Sue Company Over Autopilot Software, Claim It Is Defective

21 Apr 2017, 09:58 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A few owners of Tesla models have sued the company in a class action lawsuit that claims that the Autopilot system is defective. Three plaintiffs are named

 
Tesla Updates Software, Autopilot Gets Improved For Cars With AP 2.0 Hardware
Tesla Updates Software, Autopilot Gets Improved For Cars With AP 2.0 Hardware

31 Mar 2017, 14:15 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla has uploaded the 8.1 software update to compatible vehicles. They will get an improved Autopilot system, which can operate Autosteer at up to 80 mph

 
Tesla Model S Crashes Into Concrete Barrier While Using Autopilot, Nobody Harmed
Tesla Model S Crashes Into Concrete Barrier While Using Autopilot, Nobody Harmed

2 Mar 2017, 13:25 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The driver of a Tesla Model S that crashed into a concrete barrier on a highway has posted photos of his wreck on reddit. He was using Autopilot

 
Tesla Sues The Former Head of Autopilot Development and an Ex-Google Employee
Tesla Sues The Former Head of Autopilot Development and an Ex-Google Employee

27 Jan 2017, 09:15 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla Motors has started legal action against Sterling Anderson, the former leader of its Autopilot department. He was accused of stealing company secrets

 
Tesla Autopilot Detects an Accident Before It Happens
Tesla Autopilot Detects an Accident Before It Happens

28 Dec 2016, 12:00 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It looks like Tesla's Traffic-Aware Cruise Control system has become clairvoyant, according to some, as it managed to predict a crash

 
Autopilot Doesn't Restrict Speed Just Because of the Law, But Also Safety
Autopilot Doesn't Restrict Speed Just Because of the Law, But Also Safety

27 Dec 2016, 08:36 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It's hard to believe 5 miles per hour can make such a big change, but Tesla's decision to cancel this wiggle room on the Autopilot made some owners upset

 
Tesla's New Autopilot To Finally Catch Up with the Old One
Tesla's New Autopilot To Finally Catch Up with the Old One

23 Dec 2016, 18:13 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Recent Tesla owners can brag about having the hardware needed for fully autonomous driving, but those with older cars can still do more with them

 
New Update Prevents the Autopilot from Going Over Speed Limit, Raises Questions
New Update Prevents the Autopilot from Going Over Speed Limit, Raises Questions

23 Dec 2016, 10:53 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / One of the over-the-air updates that Tesla releases for its vehicles makes it so that the Autopilot can only be set within the legal speed limits enforced

 
Tesla Autopilot 2.0 Would Be a Deathtrap on Wheels without This Little Feature
Tesla Autopilot 2.0 Would Be a Deathtrap on Wheels without This Little Feature

20 Dec 2016, 21:57 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / With winter knocking on our door - or already shaking the snow off its boots on our new rug, in some cases - the Autopilot 2.0 hardware will get tested

 
Tesla Orders Survey in Germany to Prove Its Clients Understand the Autopilot
Tesla Orders Survey in Germany to Prove Its Clients Understand the Autopilot

11 Nov 2016, 17:27 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla didn't take kindly to the letter the German Transport Ministry sent Tesla owners to remind them what the Autopilot was for, so it did something about it

 
NVIDIA Boss Praises Autopilot, Calls It "Five Years Ahead"
NVIDIA Boss Praises Autopilot, Calls It "Five Years Ahead"

11 Nov 2016, 16:57 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Everybody's anxious to see how Tesla's Autopilot 2 will do in the real world once the company unlocks it, but NVIDIA CEO is very confident of its success

 
Tesla Network Won't Dig into People's Pockets, Allow Them to Keep Revenues
Tesla Network Won't Dig into People's Pockets, Allow Them to Keep Revenues

27 Oct 2016, 15:27 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Elon Musk talks about the Tesla Network, his vision of a fleet of privately-owned autonomous vehicles that work when their owners don't need them

 
Tesla Is Preparing a Uber Rival, Cars Could Operate Themselves
Tesla Is Preparing a Uber Rival, Cars Could Operate Themselves

21 Oct 2016, 12:48 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla has announced that the self-driving mode of its cars will not be allowed to be used for material gain. Ride sharing will be offered through a new feature

 
Germany's Transport Minister Sends Letter to Tesla Owners to Warn of Autopilot
Germany's Transport Minister Sends Letter to Tesla Owners to Warn of Autopilot

14 Oct 2016, 19:06 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla's Autopilot features isn't done stirring waters all around the world, with Germany providing the latest case of panic at the highest level

 
Your Future Autonomous Car Might Be Keeping a Close Eye on You
Your Future Autonomous Car Might Be Keeping a Close Eye on You

7 Oct 2016, 15:26 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A set of features that monitor the driver's involvement while the car is in semi-autonomous mode should be the way to prevent further fatal crashes

 
California's Proposed Rules For Self-Driving Cars Could Rename Tesla's Autopilot
California's Proposed Rules For Self-Driving Cars Could Rename Tesla's Autopilot

3 Oct 2016, 13:11 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla's Autopilot stirs controversy once again, as the system's name might be considered unapproved by the regulators that are focusing on self-driving cars

 
Tesla Model S Crashes Into Bus On German Autobahn, Driver Says He Used Autopilot
Tesla Model S Crashes Into Bus On German Autobahn, Driver Says He Used Autopilot

30 Sep 2016, 18:12 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A Tesla Model S that was being driven in German has crashed into a bus with tourists. The driver of the electric car claims he used Autopilot for that trip

 
Tesla's Autopilot Not Prepared To Exit Highway Off-Ramps, Owner Says
Tesla's Autopilot Not Prepared To Exit Highway Off-Ramps, Owner Says

30 Sep 2016, 12:15 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A Tesla Model S owner decided to test his vehicle's reported capability of exiting the highway on Autopilot, as he expected from the announcement. It's not easy

 
Tesla's Autopilot Update Gets Upset When You Disobey It, Video Shows
Tesla's Autopilot Update Gets Upset When You Disobey It, Video Shows

27 Sep 2016, 14:20 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Did you have fun when you asked Siri dumb questions? Well, it is not going to work with Tesla'a Autopilot. Any sign of disrespect, and it will make you drive