Tag: The Boring Company

Apr 26, 2019 - 01:05 pm

OMG, finally a quiet leaf blower, right?

One of the best things about being a multi-billionaire engineering entrepreneur is that you can just invent stuff to fix something that annoys you. Like many of us, Elon Musk is apparently annoyed by loud electric leaf blowers.

Dec 19, 2018 - 09:28 pm

Musk sends Model X through tunnel on training wheels

Elon Musk presented the underground transport system Loop of his Boring Company in a test tube. Contrary to expectations, however, no autonomous e-shuttle was presented at the same time. Instead, a retrofit solution for autonomous electric cars was presented using the Tesla Model X as an example.





Jun 30, 2017 - 07:54 am

Elon Musk, The Boring Company, Oxbotica.

Reading tip: Elon Musk continues to work on boring tunnels and the first segment is now complete underneath Space X’ offices in LA. Chicago has shown interest in the project but progress is slow due to the machine that has aptly been named Godot.
electrek.co (LA), electrek.co (Chicago)

Video tip: Online grocery retailer Ocado trials a driverless electric van by Oxford University spin-off Oxbotica. If the CargoPod ever bears fruit, the question remains who carries the basket to the doorstep?!
bbc.co.uk (with video)

Events for the upcoming week: European PEFC & Electrolyser Forum (July 4-7; Lucerne, Switzerland) ++ Future of Transport World Conference (July 5-6; Cologne, Germany) ++ You can find a complete list of events at electrive.com/calendar

Found on electrive.com
26.04.2019 13:20