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My Journey to Tesla, Postscript

My previous two blog posts chronicled a trip to the Tesla factory to pick up my friend Joshua’s Tesla Model S electric sedan. One week after picking up Joshua’s Tesla Model S, my wife Pat and I had our usual … Continue reading

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My Journey to Tesla, Part 2

This is the second half of my experience in picking up a new Tesla Model S all-electric sedan at the Tesla manufacturing plant in Fremont, California. On a sunny Saturday morning in March, my friend Joshua and his girlfriend Mandy … Continue reading

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My Journey to Tesla, Part 1

Once, there were at least two automobile manufacturing plants in Silicon Valley. One belonged to Ford and it’s now a shopping mall called The Great Mall in Milpitas. The other was built by GM in the late 1950s in Fremont, … Continue reading

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“Watt’s Next?” asks Chris Malachowsky, co-founder, NVIDIA Fellow, and Senior VP or Research

Everything—literally everything—we design today is defined by its power consumption said Chris Malachowsky, an NVIDIA co-founder, fellow, and senior VP of research. Malachowsky spoke yesterday at a luncheon during the ICCAD conference held this week in San Jose, California. At … Continue reading

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Tesla? Hah! How about a brand new, 2012 all-electric DeLorean? $90K

McFly!!! This was just too good to pass up. DeLorean Motor Company (Humble, TX), the establishment that bought the remains of the original DeLorean car company including tons of finished stainless-steel body parts, plans to bring out an electric version … Continue reading

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