New FSD Beta 2020.44.15.4 Rolling Out Now

Some new bug fixes for the FSD beta are rolling out now. Old version was 2020.44.15.3 so probably just some minor improvements. Just did a first drive on the latest #Tesla #FSDbeta version 2020.44.15.4 and the car took several turns it was not able to do before. Video soon! — Sofiaan Fraval (@Sofiaan) November 30, […]

Meet ZETA: The New EV Lobby

When Trump became President of the United States in 2017, the government suddenly became less excited about transitioning the country to electric vehicles quickly. Trump always liked coal, not renewable power. Well now it looks like we’ve got a new administration coming into the White House in January (assuming they can get the current President […]

Pandemic Helps Oil Cartel Consolidate Market

Kevin Crowley, David Wethe, and Sheela Tobben have an interesting story out on Bloomberg this weekend about how the pandemic has killed U.S. shale oil producers and consolidated control of global oil markets in the hands of OPEC: “In the future, certainly we believe OPEC will be the swing producer — really, totally in control of […]

Lex Fridman is Thinking of Getting a Tesla

Convince him to do it. Bro you’re the AI researcher talking about @elonmusk all time and you’re not whippin on Auotpilot yet? Cmon, Tesla purchase way overdue fam — Gali (@Gfilche) November 28, 2020 Do it. It’s a purchase you’ll never ever regret & that will give you joy every single day. Usually, excitement fades […]

NRA Admits Tax Fraud

The NRA, which is a non-profit, has finally admitted to allegations of tax fraud: After years of denying allegations of lax financial oversight, the National Rifle Association has made a stunning declaration in a new tax filing: Current and former executives used the nonprofit group’s money for personal benefit and enrichment. Washington Post Now just […]

FSD Beta 5 Videos

Tesla released a new FSD Beta a few days ago, version 2020.44.15.3. I recorded a few videos using the new software. Each video has a sped up version with music (because watching a drive at 1x is kind of boring), but I also uploaded the raw footage for people who want to look at every […]

Rest in Peace, Tony Hsieh

Extremely sad news tonight. Zappos Founder Tony Hsieh has passed away after reportedly being injured in a house fire. Besides building an insanely customer-focused business at Zappos, which was acquired by Amazon, Hsieh was the face of revitalization for Downtown Last Vegas. He was only 46 years old. Read more at Newsweek Tragic loss of […]