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Tesla’s Andrej Karpathy Talks PyTorch, Autopilot (Video)

Andrej Karpathy, Tesla’s Director of Artificial Intelligence and Autopilot Vision, is one of the chief architects of Tesla’s self-driving vision. In July, he hosted a workshop on Neural Network Multi-Task Learning, where he offered some detailed insights on Tesla’s use of AI in developing its Autopilot features. Now Karpathy is featured in a new video in which he describes how Tesla is using PyTorch, an open-source machine learning library, to develop full self-driving capabilities for its vehicles, including Navigate on Autopilot and Smart Summon

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People Are Afraid Of Change, Not Climate Change

Unless someone is breaking a hundred dollar bill or receiving change from a purchase, people do not like change, especially when it comes to the fact that they are being told they need to change their habits or their way of thinking

Big Tech CEOs Support Paris Climate Accord, Repeat Fake Weather Stats

Big Tech CEOs for Apple, Google, Microsoft, and other companies signed an agreement with a labor union leader stating that they would uphold the standards set by the Paris Agreement. The United States government, under President Trump, pulled out of…

Battery Tech Startup Sila Nano Secures $45 Million, Now Has 3 Former Tesla Employees

Sila Nanotechnologies says its silicon-based materials can increase battery energy density by 20% and potentially up to 40%. Three former Tesla employees are executives at Sila, Kurt Kelty, Alex Jacobs, and co-founder and CEO Gene Berdichevsky. They all worked on battery technology at Tesla. Berdichevsky answered some questions for CleanTechnica about Sila’s work

20 Tesla Cybertruck Updates From Elon Musk

The Tesla Cybertruck reveal shared a few key details about the “truck,” but it left many people itching for more information and, well, scratching their heads. Naturally, Elon Musk monitored responses pretty closely by checking out what was popping on Twitter in the hours and days following the event, and he responded to numerous tweets sent his way. Below are several pieces of information succinctly added to other details about the Cybertruck

Kick Off The Season Of Giving – By Winning A Tesla!

Climate XChange Tesla RaffleGiving Tuesday (held on December 3 this year) is the global day for giving back and supporting a cause you support. Join people around the world who are donating to organizations and causes they believe in, and get a chance at an awesome prize.On this Giving Tuesday it could also be when you win a fully customized Tesla, by entering the Climate XChange 2019 Carbon Raffle!

Volkswagen & Ford vs. Tesla? Or Volkswagen & Ford vs. Toyota & Honda?

Yes, the Tesla Cybertruck stole the thunder from Ford’s Mustang Mach-E, which was dominating electric transportation news for a few days, and it seems like ages ago that Volkswagen unveiled the ID.3. Nonetheless, as much as we want to know what the consumer demand will be for the Tesla Cybertruck, perhaps a bigger question is trying to figure out where Ford and Volkswagen are headed with electric vehicles. Tesla will be here, Tesla will sell EVs — a lot of them. What about Ford? What about Volkswagen? And which models and brands are their electric vehicle offerings really competing with

Tesla Wants Your Car & Solar Panels To Have Lasers. Space Lasers Next?

laserTesla has patented laser beams that would clean a car’s glass. The patent application is for “Pulsed Laser Cleaning of Debris Accumulated on Glass Articles in Vehicles and Photovoltaic Assemblies.” In other words, these lasers will be for both Tesla vehicles and Tesla solar panels

Tesla Holiday Gifts Heavily Discounted With EV Items’ Cyber Monday Sale

EV ItemsEven though it is still unseasonably warm here in Southern California, the holidays are nearly upon us. For many of us, the holidays are an excuse to purchase celebratory gifts for our loved ones (and ourselves) … and what better things to buy than a few accessories for your EV. Get early Cyber Monday discounts with our special discount code

Tesla Model 3 Is #3 Best Selling Vehicle In California Through September

California New Vehicle Registrations- Jan-Sept 2019While it seems like everyone is focused on the number of $100 deposits that the Tesla Cybertruck has garnered, for me, what is more impressive is that an electric vehicle — the Tesla Model 3 — was the #3 best selling vehicle in California through September