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  • Chinese Tesla Rival Byton Unveils ‘Smartphone on Wheels’

    Tech & ScienceBytonTesla An electric car startup based in China has revealed an ambitious smart vehicle concept that it claims outperforms Tesla in terms of “digital power.” The Byton car, pitched by its makers as an Apple-inspired “smartphone on wheels,” was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in...
  • Why Tesla Wants a Piece of the Commercial Trucking Industry!

    As Adam “MCA” Yauch’s bass line fuzzed through the speakers, and the crowd—encouraged by Tesla Motors (tsla) CEO Elon Musk to “jump over the barriers”—flooded the airplane hangar just outside Los Angeles, there was talk of an impending revolution. It certainly felt that way to onlookers. Excited energy crackled...
  • Reports Show: Tesla is moving so fast, the cars aren’t up to par!

    Tesla’s production line moves so quickly that the vehicles require many fixes before completion. Customers are still left with glitches and shoddy construction, according to nine former employees. Workers performing quality checks on the electric Model S sedans and Model X SUVs routinely find major defects that require the...
  • BIG TECH: Tesla Completes World’s Largest Battery

    The giant lithium-ion battery Tesla boss Elon Musk promised the South Australian government earlier this year has been installed and tests will begin shortly, the South Australian government said in a statement. South Australia’s PM jay Weatherill patted his government on the back, saying “While others are just talking,...
  • Tesla’s AutoPilot feature was NOT made for this!

    Back when Tesla rolled out the Autopilot feature, the Internet was swarmed with clips of people doing all kinds of crazy things while their electric sedans maintained a steady speed or safe distance from the car in front as well as steered themselves within the lane.      ...
  • Tesla is teasing at Apple’s Playbook for the Next Model Production!

    One of the reasons behind Apple’s unrivaled success over the 15 years has been its attention to detail and its near-obsession with controlling as much of the underlying technology in its products as possible. Even going as far back as the iPod era, you might recall that Apple made...
  • Lawsuit Against Tesla Claims Anti-Gay Harassment on Its Assembly Line

    A former contractor worker at Tesla’s factory is suing the automaker and the staffing agency that hired him in a wrongful termination that alleges he was fired after complaining to management about anti-gay harassment. The case was filed in Alameda County Superior Court. Tesla and West Valley Staffing Group...
  • Study: Which cars are the most distracting and why ???

    Touchscreen systems in many new vehicles are too distracting, putting motorists at risk of crashes, according to a new study funded by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Utah, tested 30 vehicle infotainment systems and found that all of them are distracting to...
  • Tesla sending batteries to help restore power to Puerto Rico

    A major electric car company is using its technology to lend a helping hand to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Ricans. According to Fortune.com, Tesla has already begun sending hundreds of Powerwall battery systems to the island to help restore power to the island – something largely missing after Hurricane Maria slammed into...