For Now Tesla's "Full Self-Driving" Installations Have Been Fully Stopped

Tesla, controlled by Elon Musk, has halted all new installations of its contentious “Full Self-Driving” software after federal authorities considered it a “crash risk.” Anybody who has purchased the $15,000 FSD add-on but has not yet installed it — even if they have recently done so — will be unableContinue Reading

Tesla's Full Self-Driving Version Is "Hell On Wheels"

Tesla is recalling over 360,000 vehicles and is warning that its “Full Self-Driving” (FSD) technology, which is currently in testing, “may cause collisions.” The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) ordered the recall today, requiring the EV manufacturer to release an over-the-air software upgrade to impacted vehicles. Tesla’s misleadingly namedContinue Reading


The Self-Driving Coalition for Safer Streets, a Washington, DC-based lobbying group that represents a number of auto industry giants, has changed its name to the “Autonomous Vehicle Industry Association” (AVIA), a significant departure from the phrase “self-driving.” While the association did not name Tesla specifically in its statement, the actionContinue Reading


Apple Inc. is accelerating development of its electric car and centering the project on complete self-driving capabilities. The auto team has been pursuing two parallel pathways for several years: developing a model with limited self-driving skills focused on steering and acceleration – comparable to many existing cars – or developingContinue Reading