Starlink to power efforts to bring high-speed web access to Australia’s rural students

Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet system is poised to foster some positive change among students in rural Australia. As per a recent press release, Starlink will be powering Project Halo, a program from Australian telecom provider NetVault and noted software maker Cisco aimed at providing a regional school with a AU$100,000 grant towards the buildout […]

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Tesla Gigafactory Nevada gets another batch of rooftop solar panels

Tesla Gigafactory Nevada might not be attracting as much attention as its newer siblings like Giga Texas and Giga Berlin, but the massive battery factory is still undergoing improvements. As could be seen in recent satellite images, Giga Nevada has recently received its latest batch of solar panels on its roof, bringing the facility a […]

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Tesla alleged “driverless” crash in Texas: What is known so far

This weekend, a tragic crash involving a 2019 Tesla Model S ended up claiming the lives of two individuals, a 59-year-old and a 69-year-old, both of whom are yet to be identified. Considering the nature of the case and partly due to the involvement of a Tesla, the incident has been covered by both local […]

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The Boring Company’s skeptics need to calm down about the LVCC Loop

The Boring Company’s Las Vegas Convention Center Loop has been completed, and as with every other project from Elon Musk, the initiative has attracted a barrage of criticism from skeptics, some of whom have ridiculed and mocked the transport tunnel system. But just like SpaceX critics who insisted that orbital rockets would never land on […]

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Tesla’s Q1 2021 accident data shows Autopilot is closing in on being 10X safer than humans

Tesla has released its Q1 2021 Vehicle Safety Report, highlighting CEO Elon Musk’s point that the driver-assist system is a robust safety feature. As per Tesla’s recently-released accident data, Autopilot is closing in on being about 10X safer than human drivers.  In the first quarter, Tesla registered one accident for every 4.19 million miles driven […]

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FBI taps Tesla Sentry Mode footage to help catch man behind alleged hate crimes

It appears that some members of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are now becoming familiar with Tesla’s built-in security features like Sentry Mode, which allows vehicles to record videos from their cameras to actively monitor their surroundings. This was undoubtedly the case in an incident back in December, which involved slashed tires, arson, and […]

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Tesla Model 3 tops MotorTrend’s list of “Best Compact Luxury Sedans to Buy in 2021”

The Model 3 may not have the conventional posh amenities of traditional luxury vehicles, but this did not stop the entry-level Tesla from topping MotorTrend’s list of “Best Compact Luxury Sedans to Buy in 2021.” To gain its place in the veteran auto magazine’s listings, the Model 3 had to beat a number of formidable competitors, from […]

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Tesla Model X Plaid makes an appearance at Fremont test track with Tesla Semi

An apparent tri-motor Tesla Model X Plaid was recently spotted at the Fremont Factory’s test track. Joining the Model X Plaid in the Fremont Factory’s test area was the Tesla Semi, another upcoming vehicle that is expected to be released in the near future.  The vehicle was sighted during a recent flyover of Tesla’s Fremont […]

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Tesla Cybertruck pays visit to Gigafactory Texas with Elon Musk behind the wheel

The Tesla Cybertruck has come home, at least to some degree. As could be seen in recent pictures and videos from Giga Texas, the all-electric pickup truck recently paid a visit to the upcoming EV factory. The Cybertruck’s Giga Texas visit was confirmed by Elon Musk, who noted that he drove the vehicle around the […]

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Starlink’s ease of use and speed impresses cybersecurity analyst

Nicholas Underwood, a 25-year-old cybersecurity analyst, is well-versed in tech, but before getting his Starlink kit, he was facing a rather tricky situation. Since moving to his new home in Stevens Point, WI, seven months ago, Underwood has had to deal with extremely slow internet speeds. So slow, in fact, that on good days, his local […]

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