Elon Musk: Tesla Is Like The “Baskin Robbins of Batteries”

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 02:00:03 +0000

A major Tesla milestone was announced yesterday — the all-electric automaker just surpassed over $1 billion in GAAP net income. But that doesn’t mean it’s time for complacency. During Tesla’s Q2 earnings conference call, CEO Elon Musk said, “If you look at history, often, the seeds of defeat are sown on the day of victory. […]

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B.C. wildfires update for July 30: New fire forces evacuation of Manning Park trail | B.C. government urges caution this long weekend | Evacuation order lifted for properties near Osoyoos | 248 wildfires, 3,058 properties evacuated

Credit to Author: Scott Brown| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 00:43:55 +0000

Here’s a roundup of the latest news concerning the wildfires burning across B.C., updated daily by our newsroom.

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EV Transmissions Are Awesome!

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 21:20:31 +0000

Just over two years ago, I wrote an article discussing upcoming EV transmissions. Since then, we’ve seen a number of EVs and plugin hybrids that use a transmission, and the advantages that were mathematically predictable (as well as known from the DIY EV scene that predated mass EV production) became a reality. Last month I […]

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After Duterte threats, VFA back


After more than a year in limbo, the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and the United States is “back in full force.” It took only a visit from US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin III for President Duterte to drop his threats to scrap the military pact ratified in 1999 that governs the presence of US troops in the country. “Last night, after the meeting between Secretary Austin and the President in Malacaang, the President decided to recall or retract the termination letter [on] the VFA,” Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said in a press briefing by the two defense chiefs on Friday. “The VFA is in full force again. There is no letter of termination pe…

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More thrills, bigger surprises

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 02:26:27 +0000

Jose Manalo is excited with the return of GMA Network’s reality game show “Catch Me Out Philippines.” This because he believes the show is going to be even better, with more thrills, surprises. “Marami po kayong dapat abangan dito sa bagong episodes ng ‘Catch Me Out Philippines.’ Ang mga guest spotters natin ay may ipapakitang […]

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