Unveiling of the Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3 Deliveries Commence On July 28

The first customers will take delivery of the highly anticipated Tesla Model 3 electric car today. The car, one of the first two mass-market EVs with ranges exceeding 200 miles, is priced at $35,000 USD, excluding incentives. The Chevy Bolt (the other mass-market EV I mentioned) made it to customers’ doorsteps before the Tesla Model…

Silver Porsche Cayman S sports car. Side View.

Porsche Cars Recalled Due To Odd Emissions Test Results

The German Transport Minister Alexander Dobrint has withdrawn certification for Porsche Cayenne vehicles equipped with three-cylinder Diesel engines due to faulty emissions control software. On Thursday, during an internal probe into their vehicles, Porsche stated that they discovered ‘irregular’ emissions software, and agreed to recall the vehicles and resolve the problem. Alexander Dobrint commented: ‘We…

Texas Instruments RM57L Microcontroller

The Difference Between A Microcontroller And A Raspberry Pi

Single-board microcomputers such as the Raspberry Pi and Beaglebone Black have made waves in recent years, and microcontrollers have firmly retained their place in electronic designs. Why? After all, the Raspberry Pi has significantly more processing power than nearly all microcontrollers. The 1.2 GHZ quad-core processor in the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B (or 1.5…

Thunderboard Sense development kit.

Thunderboard Sense IoT Kit Review: IoT Inspiration In A Tiny Package

I received a Thunderboard Sense IoT inspiration kit from Silicon Labs, and despite concerns that i’d have a hard time getting started with it (since it’s a recent model, which isn’t well known-yet), I was excited to try out my first ZigBee-capable development kit. If I was to guess, the Thunderboard Sense is called an…