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Amazon takes heat for selling devices to hot-rod electric bikes for more speed

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It’s a tale as old as time, humans finding ways to boost the speed of their rides. Cars get chipped. Motorcycles get aftermarket sprockets. Hell, back in the day horses probably got fed “the good carrots.” Now one of the latest forms of speed hacking has targeted electric bikes, and Amazon is getting raked over the coals for helping provide the goods to illegally hot-rod those e-bikes.

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Tesla started pushing more Autopilot restrictions to minimize the “crazy things” owners have been doing

AP restrictionDuring the conference call to discuss the company’s third quarter financial results on November 3rd, Tesla CEO Elon Musk warned that the company will push software updates to add restrictions to the Autopilot.

Now we learn that Tesla started pushing these constraints to some Model S owners on Sunday – about a month after announcing it.


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