Consumer reports articles

Tesla revises 'Summon' self-driving feature for added safety

Tesla last month rolled out a new autonomous driving feature as part of version 7.1 of its Model S software. When activated, the Summon feature enables owners to park and retrieve their electric cars without having to be inside of it.

Consumer Reports: Smartphone safety is lacking

Smartphones may be one of the most convenient electronic gadgets in this day and age but they also pose a huge security risk as highlighted by Consumer Reports in their annual State of the Net report. The publication found that…

Survey names Verizon the best US carrier, AT&T the worst

Consumer Reports has released its annual cellular service report with findings that are similar to last year's results. After surveying 63,253 cellular subscribers across 23 metropolitan markets, Consumer Reports determined Verizon Wireless to be the highest-rated provider...

iPhone 4S earns recommendation from Consumer Reports

Apple’s new iPhone 4S has earned a recommended status from Consumer Reports in their updated ratings of smartphones. The company complemented the aesthetics of the 4S which are identical to the iPhone 4 but more importantly, the phone doesn’t suffer…