The final cut of TMC Podcast #27 is available now with topics time-stamped. We discussed: Consolidation in LiDAR manufacturers; Volvo EX90 shipping with LiDAR; FSD Beta Full Release in N.A.; FSD detecting autopilot cheats, Gwen Shotwell directly overseeing SpaceX Starship; and more. You can watch it now on YouTube. We should have it published to podcast networks shortly.
There’ll be more breathless excitement as Mars reaches its 15-year “grand” opposition to the Sun next July 26, when it will appear almost 2/3 the size of Jupiter and many of its surface features will be visible in amateur telescopes (barring a dust storm on the surface).