Fiat Chrysler recalling 410,000 vehicles Jul 22, 2016 03:15PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said on Friday it is recalling nearly 410,000 vehicles worldwide because of a defect that can lead to a loss of propulsion.

The automaker said it will update software and replace wire harnesses to address the electronic issue that appears in a small number of vehicles. The recall includes 2015 model Chrysler 200 midsize sedans, Ram ProMaster City small vans, Jeep Renegade and Cherokee SUVs and some 2014... (continue reading...)

Microsoft (MSFT) Windows 10 Said on ~40% of North American Computers -GWI Jul 22, 2016 12:00PM

While Microsoft's (Nasdaq: MSFT) Windows 10 platform is no longer free, adoption appears to have been firm so far.

GlobalWebIndex said that over 40 percent of users in North America are now using Windows 10. Globally, the mark stands at around 33 percent of online adults.

APAC has only about 25 percent of online adults using the platform, while Europe is at around 37 percent.

Montana Model X Owner Claims Tesla (TSLA) is Covering Up Autopilot Failure Jul 22, 2016 08:19AM

Tesla (Nasdaq: TSLA) has caught some heat from its Autopilot system recently, but is the company running a cover up operation to keep things under control and panic at a minimum? One former owner thinks so.

One Model X owner in Montana, whom recently got into an accident that received a bit of attention, claims Tesla never contacted him, but simply issued a statement refuting claims that he made. Consequently, the driver, known as Mr. Pang, offered the following open... (continue reading...)

Facebook (FB) Conducts First Full-Scale Flight of Solar-Powered, Internet Delivery Airplane Jul 21, 2016 02:58PM

Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) posted the following to its news blog on Thursday:

Internet access can offer life-changing opportunities and experiences to all of us, but there are still 4 billion people without it. That’s 60% of the global population. As many as 1.6 billion of those unconnected people live in remote locations with no access to mobile broadband networks, where implementing existing network technologies is so challenging and costly that it will take years to... (continue reading...)

Tesla (TSLA) CEO Musk Notes Positive Autopilot Story; Serious Injury/Death Averted Thanks to System Jul 21, 2016 11:32AM

Tesla's (Nasdaq: TSLA) Autopilot has caught some scrutiny recently following a series of publicized accidents, one leading to a very unfortunate and untimely death. However, the system is also helping to save lives, just as the company says it was designed to do.

CEO Elon Musk posted the following letter to Twitter on Thursday highlighting effectiveness of the Autopilot system not only for

Autopilot prevents serious injury or death of a pedestrian in NY (owner anecdote... (continue reading...)

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