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Elon Musk on taking Tesla private: ‘That ship has sailed’  TechCrunch · 2 hours
Elon Musk would prefer if Tesla, which is known for its volatile share price and is among the most heavily shorted stock, were a private company, but acknowledged... more
Tesla's $700M Q1 net loss much larger than expected  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
Tesla posted a surprisingly large $702.1 million net loss in the first quarter as sales of its electric cars slumped and demand appeared to be waning more
The Latest: Tesla posts Q1 net loss of $700M  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
The Latest: Tesla posted a $702.1 million net loss in the first quarter as sales of its electric cars slumped and demand appeared to be waning more
Network with CrunchMatch at TC Sessions: Mobility 2019  TechCrunch · 6 hours
If you’re planning to attend TC Sessions: Mobility 2019 on July 10, then get ready to network like never before. And by that, we mean easily. TC’s day-long event — dedicated to... more
Enterprise is getting ready to offer its own car subscription service - Roadshow  CNET · 6 hours
This is the first time we've seen a more traditional rental service make a move on the new car subscription industry. more
Car rental giant Enterprise launches its own subscription service  THE VERGE · 8 hours
Enterprise Holdings, the parent company of car rental companies Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental, and Alamo Rent A... more
A court ruling ‘chalking’ unconstitutional makes way for more privacy-invasive tech  TechCrunch · 9 hours
If you’ve ever had a parking ticket, there’s a good chance you know what “chalking” is. A federal appeals court ruled this week that marking a... more
Getaround acquires European car rental platform Drivy for $300 million  TechCrunch · 12 hours
Getaround, the peer-to-peer car-sharing startup that launched at TC Disrupt back in 2011, is making moves to become a global car rental service. Today, the Softbank-backed startup announced... more
A court ruling ‘chalking’ illegal could make way for more privacy-invasive tech  TechCrunch · 12 hours
If you’ve ever had a parking ticket, there’s a good chance you know what “chalking” is. A federal appeals court ruled this week that... more
Samsung Plans $116 Billion Investment in Non-Memory Chips to Challenge TSMC, Qualcomm  Gadgets 360 · 13 hours
Samsung plans to invest $116 billion in non-memory chips through 2030, to cut its reliance on the volatile memory chip market and develop chips... more
Ford will build an electric pickup truck using EV startup Rivian’s tech  THE VERGE · 13 hours
The Ford Motor Company has announced a $500 million investment in EV startup Rivian, and it will build an electric pickup truck using Rivian’s... more
Ford to invest $500M in electric vehicle startup Rivian  ABC NEWS · 14 hours
Ford is sinking a half-billion dollars into electric vehicle startup Rivian in a deal that has the companies working together on a new generation of vehicles based on Rivian underpinnings more
Google Self-Driving Unit Waymo Says Detroit Factory to Be Operational in Mid-2019  Gadgets 360 · 14 hours
Alphabet's Waymo said on Tuesday it had chosen a factory in Detroit to mass produce self-driving cars, looking to the historical heart of the... more
Xiaomi's Himo T1 Electric Bicycle Touts 120km Range With a Price Tag of CNY 2,999  Gadgets 360 · 14 hours
Xiaomi is doubling down on its transportation offerings with the launch of the new Himo T1 electric bicycle. more
2019 Dodge Durango SRT AWD review: Three-row muscle car - Roadshow  CNET · 16 hours
Hemi power and chassis upgrades make the Durango SRT fun for the whole family. more
Tesla Upgrades Model S, Model X Cars, Brings Back Cheaper Variants  Gadgets 360 · 21 hours
Tesla said it will bring back lower-priced options for Model S and Model X cards, and roll out upgrades to improve their driving range and recharging... more
Tesla CEO heads down perilous road in pursuit of profit  ABC NEWS · 22 hours
Tesla CEO Elon Musk aims to make money by selling self-driving cars that become part of app-based ride-ailing service more
Tesla Model S and X get more range, new lease on life - Roadshow  CNET · 23 hours
Tesla's aging Model S sedan and Model X SUV just got a bit of an upgrade, now offering up to... more
Tesla Models S and X get more range, new lease on life - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
Tesla's aging Model S sedan and Model X SUV just got a bit of an upgrade, now offering up to... more
2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR: A ferocious, 550-horsepower family wagon - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
With a supercharged V8 and uprated suspension, the 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR is fun for the whole family. more
Manufacturing giant Aebi Schmidt hit by ransomware  TechCrunch · 1 day
Aebi Schmidt, a European manufacturing giant with operations in the U.S., has been hit by a ransomware attack, TechCrunch has learned. The Switzerland-based maker of airport maintenance and road cleaning vehicles had operations disrupted... more
How long will it take to phase in driverless cars?  THE VERGE · 1 day
Aurora CEO Chris Urmson stopped by The Vergecast to discuss the future of self-driving cars with... more
Get behind the wheel of one of our fav Xbox racing games  Windows Central · 1 day
Start those engines, grab the wheel, and put the pedal to the metal. We've rounded up the very best racing games for Xbox One... more
Even light rain increases your risk of a deadly car crash  ABC NEWS · 1 day
A new study finds that even when the rain is just a drizzle it increases your risk of a fatal car crash by 27 percent more
Waymo picks Detroit factory to build self-driving cars  TechCrunch · 1 day
Waymo, the self-driving vehicle technology startup under Alphabet, is setting up shop in a Detroit factory on American Axle & Manufacturing’s campus. Waymo said Tuesday it will partner with American Axle &... more
Canoo, the electric vehicle startup formed from Faraday Future’s ashes, seeks $200 million  TechCrunch · 1 day
Less than a month after rebranding as Canoo, the startup electric vehicle company formerly known as Evelozcity is on the hunt for... more
NHTSA deepens investigation of 12.3 million airbags for potential defects - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
The parts are found in old and new vehicles from Fiat Chrysler, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Mitsubishi and Toyota. more
Waymo repurposing Detroit factory to make self-driving cars, opening mid-2019  9to5Google · 1 day
Earlier this year, Waymo announced that it was opening a Michigan factory to retrofit Chrysler Pacificas... more
Amazon can now leave packages safely in your garage  THE VERGE · 1 day
Starting today, Amazon Prime members in the US can have their packages delivered directly to their garages. Key... more
Elon Musk: Robots will drive Tesla taxis from next year  Sky News · 2 days
The future of Elon Musk's electric car business Tesla will be in developing completely autonomous self-driving vehicles beginning next year. more
GV-backed KeepTruckin nabs $149M at $1.25B valuation  TechCrunch · 2 days
KeepTruckin, a developer of hardware and software that helps truck drivers manage their vehicles and cargo, is the latest entrant to the unicorn club. more
2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e review: A hard hybrid to recommend - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Despite its green potential, electronic hiccups and disappointing range plague the plug-in hybrid version of Land Rover’s flagship SUV. more
Windows 10’s new app tabs feature has disappeared and might not return  THE VERGE · 2 days
Microsoft had been planning to introduce a tabbed apps feature in Windows 10, dubbed Sets. The company tested it with Windows Insiders, but decided... more
New cars will try to stop you speeding  BBC · 2 days
Drivers will find it harder to break speed limits, thanks to "intelligent speed assistance" systems. more
Five Reasons Experts Think Autonomous Cars Are Many Years Away  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
An optimistic assessment is 10 years. Many others say decades as researchers try to conquer a number of obstacles. more
Tesla Robotaxis Coming to US Roads Next Year  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Central to this promise is a new microchip for self-driving vehicles unveiled by Musk on Monday during a webcast presentation. more
Smartcar accuses $50M-funded rival Otonomo of API plagiarism  TechCrunch · 2 days
Ruthless copying is common in tech. Just ask Snapchat. However, it’s typically more conceptual than literal. But car API startup Smartcar claims that its competitor Otonomo copy-and-pasted Smartcar’s API documentation, allegedly plagiarizing... more
Musk predicts 1 million Tesla robotaxis on the road next year video - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
During Tesla's Autonomy Investor Day, Elon Musk says there'll be 1 million full self-driving cars on the road in 2020,... more
US Department of Transportation is offering $900M in grants for road repairs - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Sure, $900 million sounds great, but it's not nearly enough to make a dent in the problem. more
Tesla CEO plans to hand the car keys to robots next year  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla CEO Elon Muck foresees company's electric cars turning the controls over to robots beginning next year more
The Latest: Tesla to introduce new ride-hailing service  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla plans to begin operating a ride-hailing service with no humans driving the vehicles sometime next year. more
Tesla vaunts creation of ‘the best chip in the world’ for self-driving  TechCrunch · 2 days
At its "Autonomy Day" today, Tesla detailed the new custom chip that will be running the self-driving software in its vehicles. Elon Musk rather... more
The Latest: Tesla expects fully autonomous cars by next year  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says laser imaging sensors used by nearly all other autonomous vehicle developers are not needed more
The Latest: Tesla CEO says laser sensors aren't necessary  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says laser imaging sensors used by nearly all other autonomous vehicle developers are not needed more
The Latest: Tesla CEO hails company's self-driving car chip  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla CEO Elon Musk boasts company's self-driving car is powered by the world's best processing chip 'by a huge margin' more
The Latest: Investors wait on Tesla's delayed presentation  ABC NEWS · 2 days
A webcast showing Tesla's presentation to investors on "full self-driving" vehicles has yet to begin more than 30 minutes after its scheduled start more
Why do cars have top speeds that are insane? - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
From Ford to Ferrari, top speeds can make no sense, but technology is about to slow you down. more
The Latest: Tesla gears up for fully self-driving cars  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla CEO Musk is expected to provide a deeper look into the company's self-driving technology but experts are skeptical it can do what he says more
Samsung confirms Galaxy Fold delay, shares ‘initial findings’ on faulty units  TechCrunch · 2 days
Samsung has just confirmed that it will delay the release of the Galaxy Fold. Confirming this morning’s report, the company sent TechCrunch a statement noting that... more
Audioburst raises $10M to build AI-powered infotainment systems for cars, ad solutions  TechCrunch · 2 days
Audioburst, a startup that uses AI technology to extract the best bits from podcasts and talk radio to create new listening experiences, has raised... more
SiriusXM’s new streaming-only ‘Essential’ plan targets smart speaker owners  TechCrunch · 2 days
Last week, Amazon and Google rolled out free music streaming services to cater to the growing base of smart speaker owners. Now, SiriusXM is going after this market, too. The... more
Tesla investigating after video shows car exploding  Sky News · 3 days
Tesla is urgently investigating a video that appears to show one of its cars exploding in a Shanghai car park. more
Tesla says investigating car explosion in Shanghai  BBC · 3 days
A video circulating on Chinese social media appears to show a parked Tesla car erupting into flames. more
Tesla Gears Up for Fully Self-Driving Cars Amid Scepticism  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
The Tesla driverless car technology is scheduled to be shown off to Tesla investors Monday at the company's Palo Alto, California, headquarters. more
SpaceX capsule explodes in launchpad test  Sky News · 3 days
A launchpad test of SpaceX's Crew Dragon vehicle - intended to one day fly astronauts to the International Space Station - has ended in flames. more
Quantum-material-based proton-irradiation-immune electronics for space travel  nanowerk · 3 days
Proton radiation damage is an important failure mechanism for electronic devices in near-Earth orbits and deep space. The future of space exploration depends crucially on the development of new electronic technologies that are immune to space... more
Tesla gears up for fully self-driving cars amid skepticism  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Tesla CEO Musk is expected to provide a deeper look into the company's self-driving technology but experts are skeptical it can do what he says more
Stolen pickup truck strikes, kills Uber passenger in Oregon  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Portland police say a man driving a speeding, stolen truck crashed into a sport-utility vehicle, killing an Uber passenger more
Tesla wants to cut size of board from 11 directors to 7  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Tesla proposes to cut its board from 11 directors to 7 in a move the car maker says will make the group more nimble more
Show Us Yours: Readers' weekend rides - Roadshow  CNET · 4 days
Welcome to Roadshow's first Show Us Yours Weekend Ride Edition. Check out all the special cars that our readers submitted. Enjoy! more
Tesla to Shrink Board to 7 Directors From 11  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Tesla said on Friday that four members of its eleven-member board would be leaving over the next two years, as the electric car company looks to streamline its board. more
Audi’s first electric car reportedly delayed again because of a battery shortage  THE VERGE · 5 days
Audi has reportedly delayed deliveries of its first flagship electric vehicle, the E-tron, because of issues securing enough batteries from supplier LG Chem, according... more
NYC subway denies using ‘real-time face recognition screens’ in Times Square  THE VERGE · 5 days
The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority has denied suggestions that it’s putting facial recognition... more
Windows 10’s new app tabs feature has disappeared and might not return
THE VERGE
Amazon can now leave packages safely in your garage
THE VERGE
2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e review: A hard hybrid to recommend - Roadshow
CNET
Google has made it possible for any third-party accessory to have an ‘assistant’ key
9to5Google
The latest lost satellite is now space junk that could put other spacecraft at risk
THE VERGE
Uber and Lyft roll out new safety measures in wake of college student’s murder
THE VERGE
Anker Roav Bolt adds a dedicated Google Assistant mic to any car for $50, available now
9to5Google
Microsoft unveils disc-less Xbox One S All-Digital Edition for $249
THE VERGE
Boston Dynamics’ SpotMini robot can haul vehicles, too
THE VERGE
Aston Martin’s first electric car is finally here
THE VERGE
Mercedes-Benz Concept GLB is a compact SUV with room for seven seats - Roadshow
CNET
Forza Street is a new free-to-play racing game coming to Android, iOS, and PC
THE VERGE
Kinetic sculptures and sound circuits: building solar-powered art at Pioneer Works
THE VERGE
Watch as a small Israeli spacecraft tries to land on the Moon today
THE VERGE
Lexus is embracing middle age, debuting the LM minivan in Shanghai - Roadshow
CNET
Formula Drift now has an electric Camaro race car and it totally shreds - Roadshow
CNET
Footpath custom navigation app for runners and cyclists launches audio guidance with AirPods double-tap support
9to5Mac
Ford and University of Michigan want to know just how efficient flying cars could be - Roadshow
CNET
A nuclear missile gets dismantled in this new stop-motion video
THE VERGE
Electronic music has a performance problem, and this artist is trying to solve it
THE VERGE
High Life baffles audience expectations for a space thriller
THE VERGE
An Israeli lander is now orbiting the Moon ahead of a lunar landing next week
THE VERGE
No Man’s Sky in VR feels like a whole new game
THE VERGE
Infiniti is channeling the 1989 Q45 in its new Qs Inspiration concept - Roadshow
CNET
Watch a self-driving car handle hairpin turns like a race car
THE VERGE
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