Tesla Model 3 “Phantom Drain” compared to Model S and Model X

Tesla Model 3 currently leads the pack in terms of having the highest parasitic battery drain, or better known as “Phantom Drain”, over Tesla’s more mature Model S and Model X. Phantom Drain represents the amount of charge an electric vehicle loses when it is not being driven or operated by a person, similar to how smartphones […]

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Elon Musk teases ‘Ice Blaster’ as The Boring Co. delivers first 1000 flamethrowers

Following the release of the Not-a-Flamethrower, it was only a matter of time before Elon Musk announced the next merchandise that The Boring Company would offer. Never one to disappoint, Musk stated that the Boring Co. Ice Blaster would be offered sometime before winter. Elon Musk has actually mentioned the Boring Co. Ice Blaster earlier […]

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Tesla approved body shop highlights Model 3 repair in time-lapse video

Tesla-certified body shop, Autocraft Bodywerks based out of Austin, TX, has showcased just how much work goes into repairing and restoring a damaged Tesla Model 3 in a time-lapse video posted to YouTube. As could be seen in the video, workers of the body shop spent several days replacing Model 3’s rear-quarter body panel that […]

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Researchers test ‘biohybrid robots’ that merge living tissue with machines

Researchers from the University of Tokyo have fused together living tissue from a rat with mechanical components to create a biohybrid system that can mimic human fingers. In the video shared by National Geographic, the finger-like system can be seen performing precise tasks that require dexterity and are traditionally more difficult for robots to accomplish. Scientists that […]

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Google staff question involvement in Pentagon’s AI initiative

More than 4,000 employees at Google have signed a letter calling on the tech giant to stop participating in the Pentagon’s flagship artificial intelligence initiative — Project Maven — which is aimed at helping the military identify potential hostile targets from images captured by drones. Project Maven, formally known as the Algorithmic Warfare Cross-Functional Team, […]

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