Tag : Tesla

Latest Posts

0 SHARES

GTC 2015 NVIDIA Powered Cars On Show

GTC 2015: Normally I’d write something insightful but for this article, it’s a really simple one that involves some heavily induced eye-candy for you. As a member of GTC, the first step for me was to…

0 SHARES

Limited Automated Driving Features Coming To Tesla Model S?

With what Tesla have accomplished, and the recent announcement of an update that will help keep batteries charged, they haven’t stopped there. In that same announcement, they said the Model S will be updated to enable…

0 SHARES

Tesla Model S Update Makes it ‘Basically Impossible’ to Run out of Charge

No this doesn’t mean a conventional fuel burning engine, solar panels, or even a support car with additional batteries. This is basically a hardware monitor and GPS update. The new update will more accurately monitor how much…

0 SHARES

Virgin’s Richard Branson Hints at Tesla Rival

Richard Branson is a man who loves having his fingers in as many pies as possible, and it seems he’s pushing his thumb into the pastry of electric cars, suggesting that his company Virgin may soon…

0 SHARES

Jen-Hsun Huang Interviews Elon Musk of Tesla

GTC 2015: As part of the keynote at GTC 2015 after talking about some amazing feats with the new TITAN X and some of the deep learning technology on offer, we were greeted with a special interview…

0 SHARES

NVIDIA Award Given to Scientists Who Use GPUs to Predict Earthquakes

Computational scientist Yifeng Cui and his team developed a GPU-accelerated code, named AWP-ODC, which creates detailed simulations of high-frequency seismic waves as they propagate through the earth. This in turn is said to predict earthquakes and…

0 SHARES

Jony Ive and Elon Musk ‘Inseparable’ at Oscars After Party

AppleInsider reports that Apple’s Jony Ive and Tesla founder Elon Musk were seen talking to each other at Madonna’s exclusive Oscars after party. They say that they were “basically inseparable” and “really close”. The news comes at a time…

0 SHARES

The Tesla Model S Has a James Bond ‘Easter Egg’

The Tesla Model S really is a car of the future. It has more gadgets that you can imagine and it looks like something from a movie. In fact, if James Bond didn’t spend all his time…

0 SHARES

Apple to Produce Cars by 2020

Bloomberg, a trusted source for Apple rumours, says that the company is to be producing cars by the year 2020. They say that they company will have vehicles rolling off the production line “as early as 2020”,…

0 SHARES

Tesla is Working on a Battery For Your Home

Tesla is working on a battery to power people’s homes. The company’s CEO, Elon Musk, announced the development of such a product during the company’s earnings call on Wednesday. Musk said that the battery will enable…

0 SHARES

The Bolt, Chevrolet’s Claim to Green Fame

Electric vehicles (EVs) are slowly becoming the norm in today’s society. It all started off with the hybrid Toyota Prius back in the late 2000’s, but now it seems every manufacturer and their brother makes EVs or…

0 SHARES

Would Apple Really Buy Tesla?

Internet entrepreneur and angel investor Jason Calacanis suggests that Apple may be preparing to go on its biggest ever shopping trip. The company is not typically known for flashy purchases, with the recent Beats purchase being…

0 SHARES

Meet The Electric Car With More Power Than a Bugatti Veyron

Meet the Quant F – a German supercar with a difference. It’s electric, but certainly isn’t your average EV. It produces the equivalent of 1075 bhp – more than the Bugatti Veyron. What’s being billed as Germany’s…

0 SHARES

Apple Working on Project To “Give Tesla a Run for its Money”

Speaking via e-mail to Business Insider, an unidentified but apparently verified Apple employee said that the company is working on a project that will “give Tesla a run for its money”. The e-mail was in response to a story…

0 SHARES

Apple and Tesla Fighting Over Employees

Apple and Tesla have reportedly entered a tug of war over top employees. The two companies are worried about losing some of their most important employees to each other, and interestingly, it’s said that 150 Apple employees…

0 SHARES

Tesla Model X Spotted Under Test at Former Naval Station

The Tesla Model X, the company’s cheaper ‘crossover utility vehicle’ (CUV), has been sighted on test at a former Naval Air Station in Alameda, CA. The video marks some of the first footage of the production version of the…

0 SHARES

Watch: People’s Insane Reactions to Tesla’s ‘Insane Mode’

The Tesla Model S P85D has a special feature that gives it incredible acceleration. Now while you’d expect that to be called something like Sport Mode, with Tesla, like all things Tesla, it isn’t. Instead it’s…

0 SHARES

Software Update To Improve Tesla Acceleration

Never before have you read a headline like that – a software update improving the acceleration of a car. Yes, according to Elon Musk, a software update will soon be delivered that will tweak the algorithm…

0 SHARES

Tesla Developing ‘Metal Snake’ Charger

Tesla is working on a charger for its cars that you don’t even have to plug in, because it’ll do it all by itself. “For realz” (the words of Elon Musk, not mine). Btw, we are…

0 SHARES

Meet The Electric Supercar – For Kids

Want your little boy or girl to be the coolest kid in the neighbourhood? South Korean company Henes has announced the F870 – the electric supercar for kids. This thing really is a miniature supercar, including shock absorbers, coil-spring…

0 SHARES

Tesla Announces Roadster 3.0 – With 400 Mile Range

Luxury electric car maker Tesla has announced a new version of the Tesla Roadster, the 3.0. Most interestingly it has a range of 400 miles – unprecedented in electric vehicles that usually max out at 100…

0 SHARES

Battery Startup Given $17 Million Boost, Lead by Samsung

Battery startup Seeo, of Hayward, California, has secured a $17 million Series E investment in the latest round of funding, lead by Samsung Ventures, and featuring contributions from existing investors Khosla Ventures and GSR Ventures. Seeo…

0 SHARES

BMW and Tesla in “Talks”

Reuters reports that Elon Musk has been in talks with BMW over possible collaboration in the design of batteries and other components. The talks have taken place between the Chief Executive of Tesla Elon Musk and BMW…

0 SHARES

Elon Musk Wants to Bring the Whole World Online

Elon Musk is no stranger to big ideas, but the man behind SpaceX and Tesla may be about to create something as equally impressive as his other projects. It has been reported that Musk is collaborating with…

0 SHARES

Elon Musk Says “Time to Unveil the D”

Tesla are preparing to unveil their new car as Elon Musk teases us on Twitter. The company is full of surprises this year with new technologies, vehicle name changes and more; now it looks like their…

0 SHARES

TechPowerUp GPU-Z 0.7.9 Released

TechPowerUp has just release the latest version of their GPU-Z, thep popular PC graphics information, monitoring and diagnostics utility that helps you with up to date information on your installed graphics hardware. The new version adds…

0 SHARES

Wonder What It Is like to Unbox a Supercomputer?

There isn’t a much better feeling then receiving that new product and unpacking it, digging through bubble wrap and packing peanuts for every little thing. And then finally, we can peel off the protective plastic-covers, slowly.…