Tesla Finishes One West-To-East Route It may not go down in history like the driving of the “golden spike” that completed the transcontinental railroad in May of 1869. But Tesla nevertheless finished an important cross-country route of its own this week: In...
Jan 25 2014, 7:25am CST
Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China Tesla has announced pricing for its Model S sedan in China and in a surprise has decided to match its U.S. price, with one caveat. The large-battery version of the car — which appears to be the only one headed for China...
Jan 23 2014, 2:08am CST
Silicon Valley has EV Charge Station Shortage Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An increasing number of electric-vehicle driving employees at Silicon Valley companies are finding it...
Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST
The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014 The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
After all, the book’s principal...
Jan 10 2014, 1:45pm CST
NFL Divisional Playoff Round Facts And Figures This weekend is the NFL Divisional playoff round. It’s the best weekend of NFL football of the season, with the big-dog top seeds playing the plucky survivors of the Wild Card weekend.
Before we begin with some facts...
Jan 8 2014, 11:51am CST
Tesla station to bring electric cars to Wyoming Lusk, Wyo., charging station positioned to open up pickup-truck country to Tesla electric cars
LUSK, Wyo. (AP) — In the least populated county in the least populated state, old Ford and Chevy pickup trucks...
Jan 7 2014, 12:26am CST
Introducing an efficient Smartphone charging pad by Sony The Japanese tech giant, Sony, has recently come up with a new technology that can charge multiple smartphones through a smart charging pad and that can charge the phone in less than an hour, which is twice as fast as the existing smartphone charging options; as reported by Nikkei, a Japanese financial paper.
Oct 21 2013, 10:01am CDT
Apple Encourages China to Use Official Chargers Two recent incidents of damage to human life in China prompted Apple to investigate the matter. Besides apologizing for the tragic incidents, it has issued a warning online where it insists that its consumer base employ only genuine chargers for iPhones and iPads.
Jul 25 2013, 10:24am CDT
iPhones can be Hacked by Malicious Chargers At the Black Hat Security Conference to be held later this year, the use of chargers to spread viruses and hack iPhones will be discussed. Though the technology is in its nascent stages it has the capacity to be quite malicious. Already it is being said that such devices exist and are being employed by hackers as a means to fulfill their nefarious ends.
Jun 4 2013, 3:04am CDT
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