After giving Tesla (TSLA) a failing grade on its Model 3 sedan, Consumer Reports reversed its position Wednesday and gave the electric vehicle its recommendation. Ultimately, the Model 3 firmware update pushed out this past weekend was enough to raise the compact electric car's Overall Score enough to warrant a "Recommended" rating. While a few other automakers have begun employing OTA updates for some features in the vehicle, typically for infotainment changes, right now only Tesla offers these sort of in-depth modifications without a visit to a service center. Changes to the Model 3's UI - which has been a target of concern over just how much of the interface has been shifted to the central touchscreen, rather than given dedicated hardware controls - are expected later in the month, Musk promises. Musk said a year ago that Tesla was in discussions with the government, requesting temporary waiver of import penalties and other restrictions until a local facility is built.
"I've been at CR for 19 years and tested more than 1,000 cars", says Jake Fisher, the magazine's director of auto testing, "and I've never seen a vehicle that could improve its track performance with an over-the-air update". And it comes at a critical time for Tesla, which has struggled to ramp up production of the Model 3 and is facing pressure from unhappy activist investor groups to bring on more independent board members. Nevertheless, Musk has posted a few tips to improve the Model 3's wind noise and ride quality. "Road noise and ride comfort already addressed too". Consumer Reports said it will rent another Model 3 from Tesla to check on the changes and will report back on the results.
A Tesla (TSLA) spokesperson told the magazine the software was updated to improve the brakes' performance with different drivers and in varying environmental conditions.
Egypt , which shares a border with both Gaza and Israel, stepped in and convinced Palestinian militant groups to accept a truce. But late Tuesday, a spokesman for Jihad said a ceasefire agreement had been reached to restore calm.
That's not a healthy approach - as our bodies are built to consume food and water, he pointed out, we are also built to sleep . In the same age group, short sleep (or long sleep ) on both weekdays and weekend showed increased mortality.
They lost because once again they missed more shots, played worse defense and with less energy on the road than they do at home. Iguodala's replacement in the starting lineup, forward Kevon Looney , is questionable for Game 7 due to a sore left toe.
According to the Fallout Wiki, Vault 76 was a "control" vault that was set to open just 20 years after the end of a nuclear war. It will have quests and a story, like any other game from Bethesda Game Studios, a developer known for meaty RPGs like Skyrim .
RIMPAC is the world's largest maritime military exercise and is held bi-annually in Hawaii, usually in June and July. Chinese warships confronted the US Navy as President Donald Trump is trying to make peace with North Korea.
At least 118 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire in the Gaza Strip since mass protests and clashes broke out in March. The ministry identified those killed by tank fire as Hussein al-Amour, 25, and Abdul Haleem al-Naqa, 28.
Reports had earlier said that Babchenko's wife found him covered in blood at their home, and that he had died in an ambulance. He served in the Russian army during the first separatist war in Chechnya during the 1990s and later became a journalist.
Paul has averaged 21 points, five rebounds, and five assists per game. "The second half was unbelievable", Curry said . For the fourth consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers will play the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals .
In a statement , China's Commerce Ministry said the announcement is "obviously in violation" of this recent agreement. The full list of imports that will be subject to the 25% tariffs will be announced by 15 June, the White House said.
A day later after the cancellation, Trump said he had reconsidered, and officials from both countries met to work out details . North Korean state media says that at the meeting Kim "expressed his fixed will" that the summit with Mr.
'Murdered' Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko is alive
Babchenko fought in the Russian army in Chechnya , and then became a war reporter for several Russian newspapers. At least one journalist has been murdered in Ukraine in the past two years in direct retaliation for his work.
Norman Reedus Signs Huge Walking Dead Contract
AMC has not commented whether or not season 9 will be the final season with the news of Lincoln and Cohen's possible departure. Lincoln's exit might all be part of a bigger shake-up on the show, which has seen its ratings dwindle in the last two years.
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None of the remaining six Stanley Cup Final games is scheduled to go head to head with the National Basketball Association . The previous best was a 12.6 rating which was from Game 7 of the eastern Conference Final against Tampa Bay.