Tesla Model X entry option now features 75kWh battery
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Base price also jumps from $80,000 to $83,000


Ever since Tesla unveiled the Model 3 last week, much attention has been shifted towards the company’s lowest-priced Model 3 offering that will be available almost 2 years from now, while its highest-priced Model X crossover SUV has only sold a total of 2,400 units since its unveiling in Q4 2015.

Tesla could squeeze Nvidia
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Friday, 01 April 2016 12:14

Tesla could squeeze Nvidia


Recruitment wars

Tesla Motors,’ which has been poaching engineers from Apple and AMD, could be causing a few headaches for Nvidia.

Tesla Model 3 unveil happens today at 8:30pm PDT
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Reservations begin in-store today and online at 7:30pm PDT

Tesla quietly raises prices on servicing plans
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Ends warranty, servicing transfers for used vehicles


On Sunday, electric automotive manufacturer Tesla quietly raised prices on its post-purchase servicing options, including the annual maintenance prices of servicing its Model S and Model X vehicles. The company also announced a ban on the transfer of factory extended warranties and prepaid servicing packages to buyers of used Tesla vehicles.

AMD’s Zen man switches to Tesla
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Friday, 29 January 2016 11:33

AMD’s Zen man switches to Tesla


Jim Keller finds a new role

The bloke who helped create the chip which will either finish AMD or give it a renaissance has a new role working for Tesla. Ironically it really will involve him working on Nvidia gear.

Nvidia puts more of its deep learning under the bonnet of cars
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Powered by Pascal

Nvidia is applying all that it knows about deep learning to enable autonomous vehicles.

Hacker Hotz builds a driverless car
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Thursday, 17 December 2015 10:44

Hacker Hotz builds a driverless car


Hacks his own car to do it

The bloke who was the first to jail break the iPhone, George Hotz hacked his own car to turn it into a self-driving vehicle.

Nvidia gets atomic
Published in Graphics
Monday, 16 November 2015 15:44

Nvidia gets atomic


Models hundreds of atoms at once

Nvidia is claiming that its Tesla GPUs can speed up a key atom modelling software used by scientists of study the atomic level of materials.

Tesla updates Model S with Autopilot
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Thursday, 15 October 2015 11:43

Tesla updates Model S with Autopilot


Over the Air option

Tesla has just released an update for its Model S car that brings the auto pilot to the cars manufactured after August .

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here
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Friday, 05 June 2015 12:57

Tesla's Power Wifi nearly here


Cameras will soon be everywhere

Boffins working at the University of Washington have developed a new technique for drawing enough power from standard Wi-Fi signals to run a camera or a recharge a fitness tracker.