Elon Musk confirms that Tesla is building its own custom AI chips that “will be the best in the world”

Musk revealed the effort at a Tesla party that took place at the intelligence conference NIPS. Attendees at the party told The Register that Musk said “I wanted to make it clear that Tesla is serious about AI, both on the software and hardware fronts. We are developing custom AI hardware chips”.

source: The Register

First Tesla Model 3 Non Employee order will be delivered on Monday 2 weeks ahead of schedule

User ryi on reddit reports that he will get his Model 3 delivered on Monday 11 Dec 2017. This is 2 weeks ahead of Tesla’s own delivery estimate, that was provided when he placed the order on the 21st of November. At that moment Tesla gave a 4 week delivery estimate. Things are certainly looking like they are accelerating..

See the Model 3 at LA Autoshow 2017