Tesla apologizes as anxiety grows after driver protest

The government and social media blowback stemmed from an embarrassing incident Tesla faced on Monday at the Shanghai Auto Show. An angry protester climbed on top of one of its display vehicles shouting that her car’s brakes had lost control......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsApr 20th, 2021

Tesla Autopilot director contradicts Musk’s self-driving timeline

Musk described full autonomy as "basically a solved problem" in 2016. Enlarge / Elon Musk in 2020. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty) In January's Tesla earnings call, an analyst asked Elon Musk about his belief that Tesla would achieve Lev.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 36 min. ago

Tesla refutes Elon Musk’s timeline on ‘full self-driving’

What Tesla CEO Elon Musk says publicly about the company’s progress on a fully autonomous driving system doesn’t match up with “engineering reality,” according to a memo that summarizes a meeting between California regulators.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 7 min. ago

Mental health may play big role in recovery after a heart attack

Young and middle-aged adults who reported severe psychological distress -- such as depression or anxiety -- after suffering a heart attack were more than twice as likely to suffer a second cardiac event within five years compared with those experienc.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News13 hr. 7 min. ago

Tesla engineer: Musk’s FSD timeline “does not match engineering reality”

Musk described full autonomy as "basically a solved problem" in 2016. Enlarge / Elon Musk in 2020. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty) In January's Tesla earnings call, an analyst asked Elon Musk about his belief that Tesla would achieve Lev.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 36 min. ago

As UGC gets a pandemic bump, brands need to leverage customer content now

Luggage maker Calego says the playbook it developed before COVID-19 has really paid off as the importance of UGC grows Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated News20 hr. 7 min. ago

Tesla tells regulator that full self-driving cars may not be achieved by year-end

The automaker's memo contrasts with CEO Elon Musk's January confidence that the goal will be reached.  .....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News20 hr. 8 min. ago

Radeon drivers improve Resident Evil Village 4K performance

AMD's latest Radeon Adrenalin graphics driver 21.5.1 improves Resident Evil Village performance and fixes issues in a number of titles including Disco Elysium, Moonlight Blade and more......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News21 hr. 7 min. ago

Novatek, Himax set to post record 2Q21 revenues

Display driver IC specialists Novatek Microelectronics and Himax Technologies both expect to see their second-quarter revenues hit another record-high levels......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Metafy adds $5.5M to its seed round as the market for games coaching grows

This morning Metafy, a distributed startup building a marketplace to match gamers with instructors, announced that it has closed an additional $5.5 million to its $3.15 million seed round. Call it a seed-2, seed-extension or merely a baby Series A; F.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Tesla to set up China database so drivers can access facts

The automaker plans to have the database up and running by later this year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Tesla supplier Delta Electronics invests $7M in AI chip startup Kneron

Despite a persistent semiconductor shortage that is disrupting the global automotive industry, investors remain bullish on the chips used to power next-generation vehicles. Kneron, a startup that develops semiconductors to give devices artificial int.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Severe vulnerabilities in Dell firmware update driver found and fixed

Dell firmware update driver 2.3 can be exploited to gain kernel-level privilege. Enlarge / At least three companies have reported the dbutil_2_3.sys security problems to Dell over the past two years. (credit: Blogtrepreneur / Flickr) Yesterday.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

The Daily Crunch: Peloton share price falls 14% after product recall and data breach; CEO apologizes

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package. To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

From yeast to hypha: How Candida albicans makes the switch

You might call Candida albicans a shape-shifter: As this fungus grows, it can multiply as single, oval-shaped cells called yeast or propagate in an elongated form called hypha, consisting of thread-like filaments......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Peloton apologizes, agrees to treadmill recall

Peloton today announced that it will be cooperating with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), agreeing to two voluntary treadmill recalls for the Tread+ and Tread versions of its home treadmill system. Those who have purchased the syst.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Tesla loses huge customer for emissions credits in Europe and the US

Stellantis paid Tesla $2.4 billion for credits between 2019-2021. Enlarge (credit: Getty / Aurich) In 2020, the European Union introduced strict new rules requiring automakers to average no more than 95 g of CO2 per kilometer, with heavy finan.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Driver IC backend capacity utilization unstable

Display driver IC (DDI) backend specialists Chipbond Technology and ChipMOS Technologies have seen unstable capacity utilization for processing small- to medium-size applications due mainly to unstable wafer shipments from chip designers, according t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Dell issues high-priority security patch for hundreds of machines dating back to 2009

The patch addresses an "insufficient access control vulnerability" present in the dbutil_2_3.sys driver, which can be found on Windows-equipped Dell systems with user-installed firmware update packages. Not all Dell machines are affected, but many ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Dell Patches 12-year-old Driver Vulnerability Impacting Millions of PCs

Hundreds of millions of Dell desktops, laptops, notebooks, and tablets will need to update their Dell DBUtil driver to fix a 12-year-old vulnerability that exposes systems to attacks. From a report: The bug, tracked as CVE-2021-21551, impacts version.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

Stellantis to hit emissions target without Tesla"s aid, Tavares says

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles previously spent about $2.4 billion to buy European and U.S. CO2 credits from EV maker Tesla over the 2019-2021 period. Tesla collected $1.6 billion from emissions credits in 2020 alone......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021