Tesla discontinued its perk program of allowing vehicle owners access to its Supercharging stations. Now, the firm has revealed a referral code system, that can give new owners access once again.
This is reportedly Microsoft's new 'Surface Pro' tablet
From exploding headphones and expansive TVs, to Qualcomm branding quirks, Apple's Russian fix, Microsoft's Teams work, and a "two-OS world", it's our handy walkthrough of the week's top tech news.
A day after Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke with Prime Minister Turnbull about energy storage solutions and the provision of reliable electricity, Aussie competitors have called for a level playing field.
Tesla would like to offer an all-in-one solution for its vehicles that will bundle maintenance and insurance. The firm is already offering this service in Asia but hopes to expand it to all regions.
It comes almost as no surprise that the new Tesla Model S P100D is a monster. The newly tested vehicle put up numbers that beat its predecessor with an impressive 0 to 60mph time of 2.28 seconds.
Tesla has filed suit in California against former Autopilot head, Sterling Anderson. The electric vehicle manufacturer claims Anderson illegally recruited engineers and stole data for his new startup.
A Tesla driver was stranded 6 miles from home last week after testing Tesla's keyless driving feature. As he found out, the system only works if you have phone signal. And the desert doesn't have any.
Dashcam footage recorded in the Netherlands shows the Tesla Model X's autopilot radar system detect a crash... before it even happens. The car went on to automatically deploy the car's brakes.
Elon Musk is always offering interesting insight on Twitter. The Tesla CEO has shed light that he has ideas for his next Supercharger station that will offer quite a bit more power.
It appears that Tesla is delivering some holiday fun via its latest update for the Model X and Model S. Model X owners can transform their vehicles into a light show and also travel to Mars.
It appears that Tesla will begin charging its customers that stay idle at its Supercharging stations once they have topped up. The new fee is meant to clear out concerns of congestion.
Donald Trump has appointed Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Tesla's Elon Musk as his strategic advisors. Hosted at the Trump Tower, the summit was attended by big names from the Silicon Valley.
Samsung and Tesla have reportedly agreed to work together for the long-term, with the South Korean company building custom chips and processors for the automaker's upcoming self-driving vehicles.
Elon Musk is unofficially declaring this the age of the self-driving car, as his company has announced that all new Teslas will have that capability. The system is expected to save lives on the road.
Elon Musk teased the world via Twitter by confirming two Tesla-related reveal events for the month of October, one of which is a surprise to most. What could Tesla be showing off?
Security researchers have proven they can hack into and control some Tesla cars. They were able to open the car's doors, turn on some of its systems and even stop it in the middle of the road.
In the wake of May 7th's fatal crash, Tesla has announced a new major software update that gives its vehicles' built-in radar a greater role in a bid to improve the safety of the Autopilot feature.
It looks like Apple is rethinking its self-driving car project and as a result has laid off many employees. The project doesn't appear to be dead, but it's unknown what the new direction will be.
Rumors suggest Tesla is getting ready to unveil the second major version of its Autopilot software. According to sources inside the company, the new system will also feature more cameras and sensors.
Autonomous vehicles, after millions of miles on the road, have had their first fatality. The driver of a Tesla Model S whose Autopilot mode was engaged died after the car crashed into another vehicle.
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Tesla has been secretly installing 'inert' autopilot software on cars and testing out how the algorithm behaves in real-world situations. The company has accrued 780 million miles worth of data.
Tesla's high-end air filtration system is said to withstand the toughest of air quality tests. Now the results are in: Tesla can save your life in the event of an air-quality emergency.
If you use a Tesla's self-driving feature, you're 50% less likely to get into an accident according to the company's founder, Elon Musk. If true, this could pave the way for autonomous vehicles.
Tesla missed its Q1 shipping target for its current cars, the Model S and the Model X. The main cause was a shortage of parts. This episode raises doubts over whether the Model 3 won't face delays.
The Tesla Model 3 has received 276,000 reservations in three days. This sets the company up nicely to reach Elon Musk's goal of producing 500,000 Model 3 vehicles every year.
Tesla has unveiled its latest electric vehicle, the Model 3. While it has long been in the works, the new model looks familiar, but will offer value when it makes it way into dealers in 2017.
Tesla will offer the recently debuted 'Model X' with an alternative interior material that will be vegan. The EV SUV go on sale sometime in 2016 and will start at $80,000 USD.
Calling Apple's entry into the electric car market "obvious", Elon Musk argues they won't be a competitor to Tesla and the only way for electric cars to make a mark in the world is to be affordable.
In a potential threat to the traditional energy market, Tesla has partnered with a number of energy retailers in Australia to start selling its lithium-ion Powerwall product.
In an astonishingly hostile remark today, Tesla CEO Elon Musk concluded that Apple is the place for those who can't make it at Tesla, jokingly referring to it as the 'Tesla graveyard'.
Both a first in its class as an electronic vehicle and a first for Tesla, the Model X is your go-to car if you want all that Tesla goodness but a salon car just won't cut it.
After the speed bump afforded by January's Insane Mode, the Tesla Model S gets another speed bump, allowing it to reach 60mph in less than three seconds.
From far-out flagships and Indian delights, to Holo pursuits, TalkTalking nonsense, Building bridges and iPads that just won't fly, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
'Remote S' is a new Apple Watch app that will allow Tesla Model S owners control of their vehicle. The app mimics the iOS app commands but is more convenient since it can be executed via the watch.
Elon Musk says the problem with existing batteries is that "they suck", and Tesla's new Powerwall energy platform is the solution to an inefficient power system.
After some earlier rumors surrounding Apple's car project, we now have a trustworthy report which says the company is working on an electric vehicle and is indeed looking to compete with Tesla.
A new report claims that Apple is indeed working on a car project and that the company is actually looking to compete with Tesla in some form or another: self-driving cars, EVs or simply CarPlay?
Sources close to the company claim Elop showcased two new devices codenamed 'Superman' and 'Tesla' during an internal meeting this week, signifying the debut of two new handsets is getting imminent.
Martin Eberhard, Tesla's co-founder and former CEO, allegedly feared Microsoft would make the Tesla Roadster "racist" and slow in "Project Gotham Racing," according to a former company spokesman.
With more than a month left to go, the internet has decided that Nikola Tesla had better get a museum in his honor, providing the cause with close to a million of the 1.7 million dollars needed.