Tesla's breakneck expansion speed could be a car crash
CNBC, 21 November at 09:41
Tesla CEO Elon Musk surprised fans and investors last week with the unveiling of a $200,000 Roadster that he claimed could go from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 1.9 seconds. At the same event, the billionaire also unwrapped a hotly-anticipated truck called
Missing info for Tesla Semi boosts truck company stocks
New York Post, 21 November at 06:39
Big truck makers appeared to banish Tesla creator Elon Musk to the equivalent of the sandbox on Monday -- as buzz faded for his planned Semi. Alamy and Getty Images. More On: tesla · Tesla unveils electric big-rig truck, sporty Roadster · Tesla is
The Tesla Semi acceleration sounds like it's straight from the future
BGR, 21 November at 05:08
Tesla last week finally unveiled its long-rumored semi truck, an electric-powered monster that features 500 miles of range on a single charge and, according to Tesla CEO Elon Musk, will be far more economical than a standard diesel truck right from the
Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life
Fox Business, 21 November at 04:57
Nebraska regulators Monday approved a Keystone XL oil pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed $8 billion project, although the chosen pathway is not the one preferred by the pipeline operator and could require more
Charlie Rose Made Crude Sexual Advances, Several Women Say
New York Times, 21 November at 04:02
After allegations surfaced Monday that the longtime television host Charlie Rose made crude sexual advances toward multiple women who worked on his show over a dozen years, CBS suspended him from its morning program and PBS announced that it ...
FCC plans total repeal of net neutrality rules
Politico, 21 November at 04:01
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai will reveal plans to his fellow commissioners on Tuesday to fully dismantle the agency's Obama-era net neutrality regulations, people familiar with the plans said, in a major victory for the telecom ...
Uber signs deal to buy 24000 autonomous vehicles from Volvo
Washington Post, 21 November at 03:55
Uber swung one of the largest deals for autonomous vehicles Monday, ordering 24,000 vehicles from Volvo — a move that is expected to advance the case for self-driving cars on American streets. Passengers can already hail a ride inside a driverless
Uber Exec: 'We're Moving as Aggressively as We Can' on Self-Driving Cars
Fortune, 21 November at 03:13
Uber has become the latest company to take a big step towards an expected future of driverless cars with an announcement that it had agreed to buy as many as 24,000 autonomous vehicles from Volvo starting as soon as 2019, after the technology is ...
AT&T's Run-Ins With the Government
New York Times, 21 November at 03:03
AT&T, one of the world's largest telecommunications companies, figures prominently in the annals of antitrust law. Since the late 19th century, under various names and configurations, the entity once known as Ma Bell has often been targeted by
Yellen Will Leave Federal Reserve Next Year
New York Times, 21 November at 02:49
WASHINGTON — Janet L. Yellen, chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, said on Monday that she would step down from the Fed's board at the same time that she ends her term as chairwoman. President Trump decided earlier this month to nominate Jerome ...
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