New movies present how Audi E-Tron’s new digital facet mirrors work

The people at Auditography acquired a take a look at the interior of the E-Tron and shared it in a brand new video, above. The system can also be proven in glimpses in a video Audi posted on Facebook displaying the still-camouflaged SUV zipping round Copenhagen, which we have embedded under. The trapezoidal display screen […]

Uber is out to show its self-driving vehicles are secure

Among the modifications to be carried out are a set of emergency braking options that may again up the principle self-driving system — a difficulty the NTSB brought up in its report — and the corporate additionally plans to reinstate its use of a second security rider. Previously, the corporate had each a security driver […]

NTSB: Model S battery caught hearth twice after Florida crash

The identical report additionally detailed the crash itself, noting that the sedan was touring at 116MPH earlier than it collided twice with a residential wall, catching hearth the second time round. Tesla has since instituted a speed limiting feature to stop these sorts of incidents. As The Verge observed, there have been fires like this […]

Arduino Watchdog Sniffs Out Hot 3D Printers

Arduino Watchdog Sniffs Out Hot 3D Printers

We know we’ve instructed you this already, however you need to actually maintain an in depth eye in your 3D printer. The cheaper import machines are beginning to show a worrying tendency to go up in flames, both resulting from low-cost elements or design flaws. The indisputable fact that it occurs is, sadly, not up […]

These soccer-ball-shaped water jugs make great firestarters

These soccer-ball-shaped water jugs make nice firestarters

Some World Cup followers who picked up AquaStar’s commemorative water jugs found out the hard way that leaving them within the solar shouldn’t be a good suggestion, as they make fire-starting magnifiers. The Svjatoj Istochnik model (roughly “Holy Spring”) not solely can catch matches on hearth, but it surely additionally burned the ground of one […]

Watch how easy it is to break into this $100 "smart" lock

Watch how straightforward it’s to interrupt into this $100 "smart" lock

Tapplock sells a fingerprint-enabled padlock for $100. Jerry was able to defeat it shortly and quietly by twisting off the again plate and eradicating a few screws. Ouch. Jerry says: At first look this Tapplock fingerprint scanning padlock could seem to be the best way of the long run… But is it? Is it safe? […]

Tesla Car in Autopilot Mode Slams Into Parked Police Vehicle in California

Tesla Car in Autopilot Mode Slams Into Parked Police Vehicle in California

The scene of the accident involving a Tesla car working in autopilot mode in Laguna Beach, California on May 29th, 2018.Photo: AP A Tesla sedan working in its autopilot mode crashed right into a parked police automobile in Laguna Beach, California on Tuesday, per the Associated Press, leading to “minor injuries” to the motive force. […]

Tesla Model S in Autopilot collides with police SUV

For its half, Tesla reiterated that it “continuously” reminds Autopilot customers that they should preserve their palms on the steering wheel. The expertise “doesn’t make the car impervious to all accidents,” it stated. In truth, you do not have a lot of a selection. Let go of the wheel for roughly a minute and you […]

Uber Launches Panic Button for U.S. Riders

Uber Launches Panic Button for U.S. Riders

Screenshot: Uber Among Uber’s many troubles, passenger security has been a persistent concern. In a brand new effort to curb sexual assault and different types of violence perpetrated by drivers, Uber is including new security options to each U.S. rider’s app, together with an “emergency button” that can name 911. In just a few check […]

Tesla and Consumer Reports proceed feud following Model three evaluate

Not surprisingly, Tesla took difficulty with the declare. In a press release, a spokesperson maintained that its testing confirmed a 133-foot braking distance utilizing the 18-inch Michelin all-season tires. The firm additionally claimed that CR‘s take a look at models could have been affected by plenty of components, together with temperatures (each for the tires […]