January 21st, 2014
Wow. I wonder what else they can do to those cars from remote? I wonder if they have disabled one for any reason?
Via: MIT Technology Review:
Tesla and GM have both issued fire-related recalls, but Tesla’s fix doesn’t require owners to bring their cars in.
Tesla Motors is using over-the-air software updates to quickly fix the sort of problems that often arise when bringing a new car to market.
Expect over-the-air updates to become more common, although companies will need to work to make sure they can be done securely.