According to TechCrunch, with the release of version 7.1 of its software, Tesla's Model S and X now include a "Summon" feature that allows the car to drive itself. To be clear, this allows the car to go park itself or come in and out of a parking garage. This is part of Tesla's vision of a future where a driver is completely unnecessary.
[...] Today, it released version 7.1 of its software for the Model S and X that includes a “Summon” feature that enables the car to drive itself without anyone inside.
More specifically, using their key fob, Tesla owners can now direct their cars to park themselves in a spot within 39 feet, and to drive themselves into and out of their parking garages.
|2015 Hyundai Genesis Automatically Slows Down Before Speed Cameras|
|The Police Car of 2012|
|How We Built A 638 HP LS9 Engine For A Corvette ZR1|
|Lamborghini That Transforms into Sideswipe Built Out of LEGOs|
|Build Your Own Pedal-Powered Porsche|
|“If you really want to save the planet, you should die.”|
|“Cultured meat is finally on its way towards becoming a commercial reality.”|
|Japanese Robot Serves Ice Cream From Inside a Vending Machine|
|“There are but two powers in the world, the sword and the mind. In the long run the sword is always beaten by the mind.”|
|How to Avoid Jury Duty|
|Why, Typewriters Are Alive and Well, Thank you|
|CaptchaTweet: Write Tweets in Captcha Form|
|Somebody Needs to Build a New Facebook Stat|
|The (Very Scary) People of Public Transit|
|Bizarre Record Covers|
|When the Wrong Hastag Can Get You Killed by an Assassination Drone|
|“Lighter, more affordable, personal rapid transit: self-driving bikes.”|