Driving with assistive technology is slightly different than standard driving input. You need to have your hands ready, but relaxed. You need to focus on your 360 awareness, but you get to do that without the steering inputs wandering as your eyes do. You need to think ten, twenty seconds...
The whole video is good, but...
The synthetic world allows them to create unsafe and crazy interactions to test the AI against. The fleet sampling (about thirty seconds before the time point) shows that their AI knows what things are similar and can be queried. This is great news! Their AI...
Interesting thing came across the local startups list: https://hitchfire.com/
I'm not sure how practical it is, but it gives a new meaning to tailgate party. Kinda like the design Tesla showed, but tons simpler.
I remember there being a thread somewhere with some forum members attempting this. Well... Someone is attempting it with a current mid-range electric vehicle! This one...
It's that time of year when we get the mailer telling us what the mix of sources was for our power.
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Tesla Daily had some clips of the AI presentation that was discussed already, but pulled out a clip used in the slide show.
It shows people who accidentally hit the accelerator when they should have should have braked, and the AI deciding they need to stop because of visual cues.
Jordan Giesige from The Limiting Factor calls the Cybertruck a 'Sarlacc Pit' for battery production... He estimates 60k tri-motor Cybertrucks will use 3x more gigawatts of cells than current Model Y production.
His final video in his lithium mine to battery line series is now available behind...
I realized while letting this play while doing chores... This is exactly why Tesla isn't as badly affected by the chip shortage. They have reduced the number of electronic components in a car down by half from the big guys.
My short take? No startups survive losing founders and being taken over by board members. This famously nearly killed Apple.
Even at Tesla, Elon had buy-in to the design at day one and a role at the company. Money guys rarely complete the job.