Month: October 2018

Panasonic Discusses Tesla Partnership, GM Asked About EV Volume Plans (10.31.18)

– On their quarterly earnings call, Panasonic’s CEO comments on their production targets and relationship with Tesla
– Adam Jonas asks GM’s CEO about EV production volume

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Musk Buys More TSLA, Daimler/VW Comment on Tesla, Faraday Future (10.30.1

– Elon Musk buys more TSLA shares on the open market
– Daimler and Volkswagen CEO’s make comments referencing Tesla
– Faraday Future co-founder resigns

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
Executive producer Rob Gill
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Interview: Neural Networks & Autopilot V9 With Jimmy_d (10.29.18)

– Jimmy_d joins the podcast to expand on his post from the Tesla Motors Club forum about neural networks and what he is seeing in the most recent Autopilot software update

Timestamps:
1:19 – Jimmy_d’s background
3:39 – Background on neural networks
11:04 – Autopilot structure and outputs
16:54 – Inception V1 network
20:29 – Network training & weighting
23:59 – Autonomous driving development paths
26:09 – Lidar & the DARPA challenge
38:49 – Fleet learning
43:34 – Operating the vehicle
50:49 – New network in V9
1:06:54 – Processing power

Seeing The World in Autopilot Video: (Link)

Other Interviews:
– MIT Research Scientist Lex Fridman on Autonomous Driving
– Elon Musk vs. Short Sellers with Pro Trader Jesselivenomore
Investing in Tesla with DaveT
– Tesla Semi Insights with Trucking Industry Insider
– Tesla Semi Reservation Holders Breytner Transport & SPI Logistics

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
Executive producer Rob Gill
Music by Evan Schaeffer

Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Q3 Conference Call Takeaways (10.25.18)

– Discussion on the Q3 earnings report conference call

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Q3 Earnings Report Review (10.24.18)

– Tesla reports excellent Q3 earnings, beating expectations

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Q3 Earnings Report Scheduled Surprisingly Early, Citron Research Flips & Becomes Long TSLA (10.23.18)

– Tesla surprisingly schedules its Q3 earnings report on short notice for Wednesday, 10/24
– Vocal TSLA shortseller Andrew Left’s Citron Research changes its stance on TSLA and takes a long position on the stock ahead of earnings (Link to report)

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Production Update, Referral Program Update, Navigate on Autopilot (10.22.18)

– Discussion on Tesla’s quarter to date production numbers
– Tesla updates referral program to include all vehicles
– Elon tweets that navigate on autopilot will begin rolling out to United States

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Discussion on Model 3 Mid-Range Strategy, FSD Removal (10.19.18)

– Continuing discussion on the possible reasons for the introduction of the mid-range Model 3
– Tesla removes full self driving option from Model S/X design studios following a similar removal from Model 3 yesterday

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Mid-Range Model 3 Released (10.18.18)

– Tesla unexpectedly releases a mid-range Model 3 with 260 miles of range

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock

Land Acquired in China for GF3, Musk Intends to Buy More TSLA, Tesla VP Leaves Company (10.17.18)

– Tesla acquires land in China for Gigafactory 3
– Elon Musk intends to buy $20M of TSLA stock
– Tesla VP of manufacturing, Gilbert Passin has left the company

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Executive producer Jerome Jorden
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Disclosure: Rob Maurer is long TSLA stock