Category Archives: AI Car

Tesla HW2 Autopilot Tips

I’m not sure I’ve ever enjoyed being stuck in freeway traffic before autopilot, but a few tips thanks to my adventures yesterday. To engage the beta traffic-aware cruise control you need to be traveling at least 5 MPH. But once … Continue reading

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Tejon Ranch to Gilroy With Tesla HW2 Autopilot

Headed North today on California’s interstate 5, with plenty of charge to make it to the Buttonwillow supercharger, I pulled into Tejon Ranch supercharger around lunchtime today not because of the nearby In-N-Out Burger but hoping I had driven enough … Continue reading

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Tesla HW2 Autopilot Upgrade (v2.50.185)

As Elon Musk promised in his New Year’s Eve tweet and exactly two weeks and 649 miles after taking delivery of my Tesla Model S, on New Year’s day I received my HW2 Autopilot software upgrade. The only nicer surprise … Continue reading

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Tesla v8.0 (2.50.180) Update

On Christmas morning, I awoke to find a minor software update waiting for my 8 day old Tesla Model S. While the install screen warned me the update would take 1 hour 40 minutes, it actually completed much quicker. Being … Continue reading

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The Perfect GPU For The Holidays

If your shopping for that perfect holiday gift, there is still plenty of time to buy a new NVIDIA Titan X or other Pascal based GPU. This year however, I decided on an NVIDIA GPU in a slightly different package, … Continue reading

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Tesla Shows Off The AI Car

The AI Car is here. Tesla’s latest video shows the capabilities coming soon to every new car now shipping from the Tesla factory. Electrek has a more complete analysis of the video. This earlier article by Electrek detailed the NVIDIA … Continue reading

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