Technological Revolutions: Part I

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 03:30:36 +0000

Travel The golden spike on the transcontinental railroad was driven in Promontory, Utah, in the spring of 1869. My great grandmother immigrated from Switzerland to Utah in the fall of 1866. “We were among the first company of saints (Mormons) to travel in comfortable cars across the plains.” A few years earlier, she would have […]

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Tesla Will Be “The Largest & Most Profitable Company In The World”

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 18 Nov 2022 12:42:07 +0000

Custom work JRRRon Baron’s Baron Capital held its first annual gathering since 2019 earlier this month, featuring an interview with Tesla CEO Elon Musk in front of 5,000 investors at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City. The interview comes during a tough year for the stock market at large, but instead of focusing on the […]

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Zoom Video Calls From Your Tesla Coming Soon

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2022 18:01:37 +0000

Many of the apps featured on Tesla’s touchscreen infotainment center are useful, especially for times when you’re charging but want to be entertained or even get some work done. Video conferencing from inside a Tesla will soon be added to the car’s available features according to a new announcement, so that you will be able to […]

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Did Elon Musk Revive Hopes For A $25,000 Tesla?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2022 22:00:57 +0000

CEO Elon Musk has gone back and forth on the creation of a $25,000 Tesla, seemingly putting an end to those plans earlier this year. However, his statements about a new car platform from the company’s last earnings call have aroused fresh suspicion that plans for a more affordable Tesla could already be underway. Tesla […]

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BLUETTI Black Friday Sneak Peek: All Doorbusters & Giveaways In One Place

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 12 Nov 2022 14:00:12 +0000

The biggest sale of the year is almost here (Black Friday!). BLUETTI is kicking off the holiday shopping season on November 11th. Beyond tons of great deals on power stations, it also offers Mystery Boxes and Exclusive Giveaways, and even includes Lucky Draws. Score the following best-buys and freebies — it’s now or never. AC500 […]

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Electric Vehicles Are Playing a Bigger Role at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas (Photo Gallery)

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 22:00:40 +0000

Yesterday, I showcased an impressive display of Tesla mods at the SEMA show in Las Vegas. As the auto industry descends upon Sin City for the ultimate automotive experience, roaring engines and smoking tailpipes are typically the norm. But this year was definitely a bit different. Okay, let’s rewind a bit. The last time I attended […]

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8.5% Of New Cars In Italy Plugin Electric Cars

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 21:00:34 +0000

Italy’s EV Market Continued To Lose Steam In September Originally published on opportunity:energy. There is no good news in sight for Italy’s EV market, which is witnessing a radical turn from the burgeoning growth of the past few years to a sudden, steady decline. Meanwhile, the rest of Europe continues to maintain strong growth trends […]

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Plugins EVs Near Third Of Autos In Germany, Recession Forecast

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 20:42:51 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles (EVs) gained 32.4% of Europe’s largest auto market, Germany, in October, up from 30.4% YoY. This in the context of overall auto market growth of 16.8% YoY, to 208,642 units. This, however, is still down by almost 25% from the pre-2020 seasonal norms. The Fiat 500 was October’s best selling full electric. […]

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Electric Boat Maker X Shore Speaks With CleanTechnica About Its New Vessel & The Company’s Future

Credit to Author: Jake Richardson| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 19:30:02 +0000

Much of the visibility electric vehicles enjoy right now is focused on electric cars, SUVs, and trucks. Fortunately, the electrification of transportation also includes water-based people movers. In the United States there may be as many as 12 million registered leisure craft. In Europe, that figure is about 6 million, according to the European Boating […]

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Smartphone Apps Are Driving Gig Workers & Parents To Distraction

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2022 15:26:20 +0000

A new survey from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) shows that smartphone app usage among gig-economy workers is 4 times more likely to occur than among other drivers. The study also reveals that parents are nearly 50% more prone to routinely making video calls, checking weather reports, and other types of smartphone-enabled distractions […]

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