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Tesla seat sensors could be used to improve smartphone Bluetooth handoff

The transition from a cell phone to Tesla's Bluetooth system may become smoother with the help of the company's built-in…

Tesla owner gets surprise ‘preview’ of traffic pylons while on Autopilot

A Tesla Model 3 owner recently received a pleasant surprise when his vehicle started displaying tube pylons while operating on…

Tesla owners can soon watch Disney+'s 'The Mandalorian' through Tesla Theater

The Tesla Theater will soon be receiving its newest addition in the form of Disney+, according to CEO Elon Musk.…

Tesla starts activating HW3’s Autopilot Dual Redundancy in latest update

It appears that Tesla is starting to use more of the capabilities of its custom-made Hardware 3 computer, which has…

Tesla’s Neural Net can now identify red and green traffic lights, garbage cans, and detailed road markings

During Tesla's Autonomy Day last April, Director of AI Andrej Karpathy joked that the attendees of the event only used…

Tesla rolls out Holiday Update: Inner City FSD visuals, Camp Mode, new games, and more

Three days ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk teased that a holiday update featuring a sneak preview of Full Self Driving,…

Tesla Autopilot improves with ‘Adaptive Lane Speed’ feature for cars in adjacent lanes

With the release of Tesla’s new 2019.40.2 software update comes a new “Adjacent Lane Speed Adjustments” feature that adjusts a…

Tesla Full Self-Driving nears ‘feature-complete’ as 2019 comes to a close

Tesla appears to be closing in on Elon Musk's bold prediction that the electric car maker's Full Self-Driving suite will…

Tesla Autopilot steers around rogue barrier at construction site with ease

Tesla's Autopilot continues to get more refined with each new update, and if a recent video from a Model 3…

Tesla source code reveals Autopilot for city streets and Asia markets in focus

Tesla appears to be laying the groundwork for the rollout of upcoming Full Self-Driving features, as well as a more…

US Senator wants Tesla Autopilot disabled because drivers are sleeping behind the wheel

Tesla's Autopilot and Full Self-Driving (FSD) features received criticism from U.S. Senator Ed Markey during a Senate Commerce Committee hearing…

Tesla Model 3 owner puts Smart Summon through intense obstacle course

A Tesla Model 3 owner put his vehicle's Smart Summon capability to the test in a homemade obstacle course with…

Tesla Autopilot video suggests that dogs are now recognized as pedestrian objects

It appears that Teslas are getting better and better at recognizing objects that are encountered in everyday inner-city driving. According…

Tesla Autopilot nears 2 billion miles driven, Full-Self Driving continues to improve

It appears that Tesla Autopilot is closing in on yet another milestone. Just a year after reaching its 1 billionth…

Tesla Autopilot is a lifesaver that continues to be a work in progress, study shows

Tesla's Autopilot driver-assist system remains a work in progress, but it is one that is overwhelmingly appreciated by electric car…

Tesla Model 3 recognizes, then avoids traffic cone in Smart Summon maneuver

A recently uploaded YouTube video from a Tesla Model 3 owner shows Smart Summon, a feature exclusive to those with…

Tesla’s new software will display traffic cones in improved Driving Visualizations

Tesla has started to roll out Software Update 2019.36.1, showing improvements to the Driving Visualization feature. Tesla Model 3 owners…

Tesla Navigate on Autopilot to get Automatic HOV Lane detection

Tesla is expected to add an automatic High-Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) recognition feature that will enable Navigate on Autopilot to automatically…

Tesla boosts Model S and Model X range ahead of upcoming OTA power upgrade

Tesla has adjusted the listed range of its flagship Model S and Model X, listing the vehicles' actual range on…

Tesla to roll out improved Smart Summon in coming weeks

During Tesla's Q3 2019 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk announced the company would be using data obtained from over one-million…