AI Future

Elon Musk on Neuralink, AI, Autopilot, and the Pale Blue Dot

Lex Fridman interviews Elon Musk in this fascinating podcast. Elon Musk is the CEO of Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink, and a co-founder of several other companies. This is the second time Elon has been on the podcast. You can watch the first time here: This conversation focuses on the incredible engineering and innovation done at […]

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Autonomous Vehicles Computer Vision Startups

Tesla Acquires Computer Vision Startup DeepScale

HyperChange TV  has a video about CNBC reporting that Tesla has acquired the AI computer vision startup, DeepScale. The Mountain View company was founded in 2015 by Berkley researcher Forrest Iandola, and has raised $18.5M to date. Likely, the company was acquired to help Tesla accelerate its autonomy ambitions.

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Autonomous Vehicles Computer Vision

Tesla Autopilot Not Detecting Stopped Traffic on Highway

If you’re sitting around wondering why self-driving cars are not the norm yet, then you need to understand the real engineering challenges of accounting for edge cases. In this video, Scott Kubo shows up two examples of a corner case where radar cannot detect suddenly stopped traffic due to the curve of the highway and […]

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Autonomous Vehicles

Test-Driving Tesla’s Latest Autopilot Update

IGN test drives the latest update to Tesla’s Autopilot. Does it get us closer to a self-driving world?

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