Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Link roundup

1. Wired:

TONIGHT, TESLA MAKES its cars autonomous. Well, semi-autonomous. And it did it with an over-the-air update, effectively making tens of thousands of cars already sold to customers way better.
in Autopilot, you keep your hands on the steering wheel. Well… you don’t have to keep your hands on the steering wheel. You can rest them on your knees (resting on knees, palms up, fingertips touching the wheel is advised), or keep one pinky on the wheel. And okay, you can take your hands off altogether for a moment. But after a few seconds, your car will give you a little message, asking you to touch the wheel in some capacity.
2. Hillary Clinton "gave three speeches to Goldman Sachs in 2013 and was paid a total of $675,000 for them"

3. The nightmarish experience of setting up an XBox One.

4. Mad Max: Fury Road (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD) is $16.49 at Amazon.