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Tesla driver using Autopilot suspected of DUI after crashing into Arizona cop car

A California man using his Tesla's Autopilot self-driving system collided with an Arizona State Trooper Tuesday and is being investigated for DUI.
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U.S. political parties issue warnings about TikTok | Digital Trends Live

On this Digital Trends Live, we discuss the top stories in tech, including TikTok warnings from the RNC and DNC, Tesla drops the price of Model Y, and more.
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Tesla set to unveil new million-mile battery at in-person event in September

Tesla will hold its delayed annual shareholder meeting and Battery Day presentation on September 22, in an in-person event at its Fremont, California factory.
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Without evidence, Musk blames ‘false positives’ for surge in coronavirus cases

Telsa CEO Elon Musk waded into the coronavirus debate again, tweeting without evidence that false positives could be behind the rising number of U.S. cases
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How Elon Musk became the internet’s most loved, and hated, meme

The Tesla and SpaceX founder has been lauded by his supporters as the epitome of an innovate CEO. His critics? Not so much. That makes him the perfect meme.
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Tesla’s wacky Cybertruck has already become a museum piece

It hasn't even gone into production yet but Tesla's electric Cybertruck is already a museum exhibit, showing up at the Petersen Automotive Museum in L.A.
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Tesla will push back Battery Day event again, says Elon Musk

Tesla's Battery Day, where the electric car manufacturer is expected to unveil a new low-cost, long-life battery, will be delayed again, according to Elon Musk.
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Tesla edges toward Texas for its Cybertruck Gigafactory

Tesla appears to be close to inking a deal with Texas to build a Gigafactory for its Cybertruck pickup, though Oklahoma could still be in with a shout.
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Tesla Model S breaks through the 400-mile range barrier

Tesla's Model S Long Range Plus now has a range of 402 miles, according to the EPA. Improvements to the vehicle's hardware has helped to boost the mileage.
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Tesla upgrades California-made Model 3 with a wireless charging pad, USB-C ports

Tesla Model 3 vehicles being built at the company's California factory have added a wireless charging pad and USB-C ports, features first seen in the Model Y.
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Cadillac Super Cruise vs. Tesla Autopilot

Cadillac Super Cruise and Tesla Autopilot are two of the partially automated systems available in 2020. Here's how they're similar, and where they're different.
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How does lane departure warning work?

Lane-keeping assist and lane departure warning systems keep drivers on the straight and narrow, but how do they work? We'll steer you through the ins and outs.
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Elon Musk is taking the Cybertruck for a spin on Jay Leno’s Garage

A new episode of Jay Leno's Garage will feature Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the upcoming Cybertruck, with the next-generation Roadster also making an appearance.
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Tesla ‘full self-driving’ option to get a price bump, Elon Musk says

Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted on Monday that the full self-driving package will receive a $1,000 price bump on July 1. It's the first hike in about a year.
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Digital Trends Live: Tesla resumes, Apple partially reopens, Minecraft turns 11

On this Digital Trends Live we discuss the top tech stories, including the reopening of some Apple Stores, Tesla resumes production, and the X-37B launch.
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How much is a Tesla?

Wondering how much money it will cost to purchase one of Tesla’s latest electric vehicles? We take a close look at the Model S, Model 3, Model X, and Model Y.
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NASA astronauts to begin their historic SpaceX mission in a Tesla Model X

The electric car will take NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley to the Kennedy Space Center launchpad for their historic SpaceX mission on May 27.

Tesla’s new million-mile battery could finally make electric cars affordable

The low-cost batteries would be able to last up to million miles and could make electric Tesla models the same price or even less than a car run by gasoline.
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California attorney general says he’s ‘ready to enforce’ lockdown as Tesla reopens

Xavier Becerra said he was "ready to enforce" the state's stay at home orders in the wake of Elon Musk flouting state rules and reopening his Tesla factory.
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Elon Musk dares authorities to arrest him after reopening Tesla factory

Elon Musk reopened his Fremont factory, despite California's stay-at-home orders. Officials declared car manufacturing non-essential and said employees cannot work.
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The safest cars you can buy

Safety is a top priority for many people who are in the market for a new car. But which are the safest? We put together a list of the safest vehicles currently available.
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Tesla confirms it is suing Alameda County over factory reopening dispute

Elon Musk has threatened to pull the Tesla factory, the company HQ, and future programs out of California following a spat over the factory reopening.
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California county says Tesla’s plant isn’t cleared to reopen

Tesla is planning to reopen its factory in Fremont, California, in violation of a shelter-in-place order across Alameda County, where the facility is located.
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Tesla delays the $200,000, 250-mph Roadster until late 2021 at the earliest

Tesla planned to introduce the 250-mph, $200,000 Roadster in 2020. Its launch has now been delayed until 2022 at the earliest, according to CEO Elon Musk.
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Digital Trends Live: Animal Crossing surges, Fortnite parties, Last Dance scores

On this Digital Trends Live, we break down the top tech topics, including the success of Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Tesla's plan to restart its plant.
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Tesla reportedly planning to restart U.S. car plant amid lockdown

Tesla is reportedly planning to restart production at its only U.S. auto plant despite an ongoing shelter-in-place order that means it should stay closed.
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Elon Musk wants to add videoconferencing to Tesla cars

There's a camera in the rearview mirror of Tesla Model 3 cars, and CEO Elon Musk says a possible new feature could use it for videoconference while you drive.
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Musk’s tweets could get him in federal trouble — again

Tesla's shares have plunged after Elon Musk tweeted that the company's stock price was too high, which may result in new sanctions against the outspoken CEO.
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Elon Musk sends Tesla stock tumbling after bizarre tweets

In another Twitter rant, Tesla's CEO Elon Musk said the company's stock was too high, causing the stock to drop immediately. He's been having quite a week.
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Digital Trends Live: COVID tracker first look, Musk meltdown, Moto Edge Plus

On this Digital Trends Live, we break down the top-trending stories in tech, including a look at the Google/Apple COVID-19 tracker, Elon’s meltdown, and more.
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Tesla Semi faces a longer-than-expected road to production

Tesla has revealed its all-electric Class 8 semi won't go into production until 2021. The truck was unveiled in 2017 and has already missed a 2019 launch date.
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Elon Musk calls coronavirus lockdowns ‘fascist’ in Tesla earnings call

Tesla CEO Elon Musk called shelter-in-place guidelines fascist during a quarterly earnings call Wednesday, saying the measures infringed on people's rights.
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Tesla hits reverse on plan to reopen its auto factory this week

Tesla has gone back on a plan to restart operations at its car factory in Fremont, California, after a stay-at-home order was extended until the end of May.
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Digital Trends Live: COVID tracking concerns, Tesla reopens, Star Wars in 4K

On this Digital Trends Live we break down the top tech, including concerns about Apple and Google’s COVID tracking API, Apple delays 5G phones, and more.