Tesla (TSLA) Stock: What’s Elon Musk Up to?

14 June, 2018, 14:21 | Author: Regina Silva
  • Tesla Roadster ‘SpaceX' package to get rocket thrusters

In the final second before the crash, the vehicle, which was under control of the autopilot, accelerated from 62 to 70.8 miles per hour, while no evidence of pre-crash braking or evasive steering movement was detected.

It's not clear which features will arrive first, but Tesla says its full self-driving will allow the vehicle to figure out routes, navigate streets without lane markings, manage intersections with traffic lights, stop signs, and roundabouts, and handle highways. "With V9, we will begin to enable full self-driving features", Musk tweeted here on Sunday, replying to a Twitter user. Despite its name, Tesla's existing Autopilot technology is not true self-driving capability, but a set of advanced safety features that have also helped Tesla gather data for training its self-driving software. Instead, Tesla's new auto will be a halo product, with performance to beat even the fastest petrol production cars ever made.

Rather than the standard single camera, cars with the Enhanced Autopilot box ticked use four cameras for greater better all-round vision and accuracy.

The latest software update, which started to roll out last week, features a new feature that will increase the number of warnings it gives drivers to take control of the vehicle.

USA, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup
The loss is Morocco's fifth in a World Cup bidding process after previous tries in 1994, 1998, 2006 and 2010. Trump tweeted his congratulations to those involved in winning the right to host the competition.


Stranger Things Video Game Coming From Telltale Games
This partnership has yet to be formally announced by either company, but sources say that the announcement "could happen any day". This is an "interactive narrative story", an extension of the interactive videos that Netflix already has on its service .


US, Mexico, Canada win 2026 World Cup bid
To prepare for the 2015 Women's World Cup, the stadium got new locker rooms, which are now used by visiting CFL teams, Jevne said. The city is working with the Edmonton Eskimos and other community groups on a master plan to upgrade Commonwealth Stadium.


As impressive as those specs are, Elon Musk over the weekend hinted that the next-gen Roadster may have a few more tricks up its sleeve.

It's worth bearing in mind, the official Tesla website still says "Enhanced Autopilot should still be considered a driver's assistance feature with the driver responsible for remaining in control of the auto at all times". Tesla owners also need to add an additional $3,000 package called Full Self-Driving Capability. There's still no clear deadline for when a Tesla will be able to fulfill the company's promise that the cars will take trips "with no action required by the person in the driver's seat".

All of this functionality is "dependent upon extensive software validation and regulatory approval, which may vary widely by jurisdiction".

Recommended:

  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies CBS News report she’s leaving the White House

    Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies CBS News report she’s leaving the White House

    The CBS report says that they sought a comment from Sanders and didn't receive one. However, she did not address the accuracy of the report .
    Best Tweets: 'Unai Emery, Welcome to the Premier League' - Arsenal's brutal start

    Best Tweets: 'Unai Emery, Welcome to the Premier League' - Arsenal's brutal start

    It will be the final game of pre-season for both sides, with Chelsea slated to face Manchester City in the Community Shield at Wembley four days later.
    The first bezel-less smartphone has arrived - and it looks stunning

    The first bezel-less smartphone has arrived - and it looks stunning

    Vivo will also evolve from a manufacturer to an innovative technology company that delivers hardware, software and services. The one slight disappointment is that the 6.59-inch Super AMOLED screen only has an FHD+ resolution, most likely 2160×1080.
  • Polestar Engineered: Volvo takes on AMG and BMW's M-division

    Polestar Engineered: Volvo takes on AMG and BMW's M-division

    The software upgrades improve fuel consumption and emissions-neutral performance, and refines the automatic gear selection. The Brembo calipers are painted gold, peaking out from new lightweight wheels for the Volvo S60 Polestar Engineered .
    Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone

    Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone

    In addition, the stigma attached to mental illness lingers and keeps millions of Americans from the professional help they need. Locally, all we have to do is look at the suicide deaths in our county jails to see a small sampling of a larger problem.
    Tactics Kim Jong-Un may use in US-North Korea summit

    Tactics Kim Jong-Un may use in US-North Korea summit

    Kim met the Singaporean prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, briefly on Sunday, smiling broadly as the two posed for photographs. Past nuclear deals have crumbled over North Korea's reluctance to open its doors to outsiders.
  • New Zealand´s Kerr hits world record 232 not out against Ireland

    New Zealand´s Kerr hits world record 232 not out against Ireland

    Before her record breaking score, the Wellington Blaze all-rounder had only managed 174 ODI runs in her fledgling career. Kerr, who usually bats down the order, made the most of her promotion to open with a dizzying 145-ball knock.
    Victoria Beckham had 'sense of humour' over split rumours

    Victoria Beckham had 'sense of humour' over split rumours

    They released a statement through a spokesperson that slammed the rumours as "very bizarre" and an "embarrassing waste of time". The family gathered together to celebrate David's birthday just last month, with son Brooklyn flying in to surprise him.
    Abductees' relatives pinning their hopes on Trump-Kim summit

    Abductees' relatives pinning their hopes on Trump-Kim summit

    The two men are expected to meet on their own for the better part of an hour, with only a pair of interpreters in the room. That decision has raised concerns about the risk of holding such a monumental meeting with barely anyone to bear witness.
  • Jaguar E-Pace revealed

    Jaguar E-Pace revealed

    Smart Settings is offered as part of Jaguar's Connect Pro Pack, which also includes a Wi-Fi hotspot and satellite navigation. The new engine features the same collection of advanced technologies found across the rest of the Ingenium engine family.
    US, Mexico, Canada embark on World Cup history with winning bid

    US, Mexico, Canada embark on World Cup history with winning bid

    Montopoli, speaking for the Canadian portion of the bid, said only that they had the government guarantees they had required. The two highest-ranked teams according to FIFA's rankings will receive byes, while the other four will play knockout games.
    E3 2018: God of War is getting New Game Plus

    E3 2018: God of War is getting New Game Plus

    Unfortunately, the company didn't provide an exact date, so fans should keep an eye out for any announcements from Sony. That will also be possible, and quite frankly, you may need it, New Game+ won't just be a sunny stroll through Midgard.


Popular

UK PM Theresa May backs Trudeau after Trump attacks
But then Trump pulled out of a joint statement while citing "false statements " by Canada's prime minister, Justin Trudeau . He also attacked Trudeau's character, calling the Liberal Party leader meek, weak and dishonest.

Trump Tariffs Slam Canada, EU-Not China
Trudeau is not Trump's only target in the growing trade war with the other members of the G7, which is made up of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the UK.

Raging bull Robert De Niro hits Trump with F-bomb rant
His economic adviser then went on CNN to say that Trudeau had "stabbed Trump in the back" with his comments on tariffs. But, not surprisingly, the Twitterverse blew up with people curious about what De Niro had uttered.

Narendra Modi hopes historic cricket match will boost ties with Afghanistan
Speaking about the upcoming series he said: "As a Test team we can not take anyone for granted because cricket is a amusing game". The 25 boundaries and four sixes in the first session was a testimony that there is a long road that Afghanistan need to travel.

Paul Ryan on North Korea Summit: 'Today There Is Hope'
I am on my way to Singapore where we have a chance to achieve a truly wonderful result for North Korea and the World. They walked outside together after the lunch, stopping briefly to look at the USA president's special limousine.

Anthony Martial wants to leave Manchester United this summer
I can tell you that without the unconditional support of the fans, Anthony would have already asked to leave United. It is important to remember that this season he scored 11 goals and gave 10 assists in five months.

Heavy clashes near Yemen's Hodeidah as United Nations seeks ceasefire
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday called on all parties "to honour their commitments to work with the UN". Yemen's minister of human rights Mohamad Askar summed up the dilemma.

World Can 'Sleep Well' After North Korea Summit, Donald Trump Says
Suga, Japan's top government spokesman, welcomed the easing of tensions on the Korean Peninsula because of the Trump-Kim summit. Pompeo faced immediate questioning from his traveling press about the content of the agreement with North Korea.

Thinking beyond denuclearisation at the Trump-Kim summit
Both sides are finalising preparations for Tuesday's historic forum in Singapore , which is due to kick off at 9:00am (local time).

Tyson Fury beat Sefer Seferi in heavyweight boxing return
Fury played to the crowd in the first round and looked a bit embarrassed when Seferi tried to rough up the former champion. Germany's Manuel Charr, who holds the secondary WBA title, is one potential opponent for Fury in the next six months.